Data Narratives

AIDIS 2019: Lower assets and higher indebtedness for Indian households

Topics: Economy

Between 2012 and 2018, Indian households’ saw the value of their assets decline and their debt go ...

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By Ankur Bhardwaj

22 October 2021

By Ankur Bhardwaj

22 October 2021 | Economy

Between 2012 and 2018, Indian households’ saw the value of their assets decline and their debt go up, reducing their net worth sharply, reveals AIDIS 2019 Read more

By Ashwini Deshpande & Rajesh Ramachandran

8 October 2021 | Caste, Caste Discrimination, Society

Are poor Brahmins worse-off than other social groups? Do they need affirmative action? What does data tell us? Read more

By Ankur Bhardwaj & Ashwini Deshpande

10 September 2021 | Economy, Employment, MGNREGA

Rural India's safety net has helped in times of Covid-19 but it may still be falling way short Read more

By Ankur Bhardwaj

27 August 2021 | Coronavirus, Covid-19, Economy

Covid-19 presented an unprecedented policy challenge. How does India's policy response to the pandemic compare with other countries? Read more

By Ashwini Deshpande & Rajesh Ramachandran

26 July 2021 | Caste, Health

India is home to nearly one-third of all stunted children in the world and caste discrimination may be to blame. Read more