Data Narratives

The burgeoning share of under-trial prisoners in India’s jails

Topics: Crime, Law And Order, Prisoners

For every ten prisoners in India, only two have actually been convicted of a crime. The share of tho...

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By Akshi Chawla

27 September 2022

By Akshi Chawla

27 September 2022 | Crime, Law And Order, Prisoners

For every ten prisoners in India, only two have actually been convicted of a crime. The share of those under trial has been growing every year, and those awaiting trial are spending a longer time languishing in jails. Read more

By Akshi Chawla

13 September 2022 | Disease Burden, Health, NFHS, Smoking, Tobacco

Four out of every ten households in India have someone who smokes, which means that in addition to direct tobacco consumption, a large share of Indians is exposed to secondhand smoke. Read more

By Akshi Chawla

4 July 2022 | Gender, Health, Menstruation, NFHS, Period Poverty, SRHR, WASH

The use of hygienic methods of menstrual protection has seen a significant jump in recent years; however, the Covid-19 experience and sustained high use of cloth serve a cautionary tale. Read more

By Tanish Bafna & Kanika Mahajan

23 May 2022 | Economy, Inflation

CEDA's Daily Food Price Index based on data from the Department of Consumer Affairs (DoCA) aims to to track inflation in retail and wholesale food markets in real time Read more

By Vineeta Sharma

22 April 2022 | Economy, GDP, India

Is the Indian economic recovery V-shaped, W-shaped or K-shaped or is it more complicated? Read more