Indian Economy

Indian Economy

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Five Year Plans

First Five Year Plan:
Period: April 1, 1951 to March 31, 1956
GDP Growth Rate: Target: 2.1% Achieved: 3.6%
Aim/Priority: Agriculture

Second Five Year Plan:
Period: 1956-57 to 1960-61
GDP Growth Rate: Target: 4.5% Achieved: 4.21%
Aim/Priority: Basic and heavy industries

Third Five Year Plan:
Period: 1961-62 to 1965-66
GDP Growth Rate: Target: 5.6% Achieved: 2.8%
Aim/Priority: Agriculture

Annual Plan:
Period: 1966-67 to 1968-69

Fourth Five Year Plan:
Period: 1969-70 to 1973-74
GDP Growth Rate: Target: 5.7% Achieved: 3.3%
Aim/Priority: Agriculture, Growth with stability and Self-reliance.

Fifth Five Year Plan:
Period: 1974-75 to 1977-78
GDP Growth Rate: Target: 4.4% Achieved: 4.83%
Aim/Priority: Poverty Eradication and self reliance

Annual Plan:
Period: 1978-79 to 1979-80

Sixth Five Year Plan:
Period: 1980-81 to 1984-85
GDP Growth Rate: Target: 5.2% Achieved: 5.7%
Aim/Priority: Poverty alleviation

Seventh Five Year Plan:
Period: 1985-86 to 1989-90
GDP Growth Rate: Target: 5.0% Achieved: 6.02%
Aim/Priority: Food, Work and Productivity

Annual Plan:
Period: 1990-91 to 1991-92

Eight Five Year Plan:
Period: 1992-93 to 1996-97
GDP Growth Rate: Target: 5.6% Achieved: 6.68%
Aim/Priority: Poverty alleviation and removing unemployment

Ninth Five Year Plan:
Period: 1997-98 to 2001-02
GDP Growth Rate: Target: 6.5% Achieved: 5.5%
Aim/Priority: Growth with social justice and equality

Tenth Five Year Plan:
Period: 2002-03 to 2006-07
GDP Growth Rate: Target: 8.0% Achieved: 7.8%
Aim/Priority: Eradication of Regional imbalances

Eleventh Five Year Plan:
Period: 2007-08 to 2011-12
GDP Growth Rate: Target: 8.1% Achieved:
Aim/Priority: Inclusive Growth in all sectors


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