Economic Snapshot

Agricultural Production

  • Uttar Pradesh ranks among the top states in terms of agricultural production in India. The state accounted for nearly 32.4 per cent of the country’s potato production in 2013-14.
  • Uttar Pradesh was the second largest vegetable producer in 2013-2014; 20.34 million tonnes of vegetables were produced in the state.
  • Uttar Pradesh is the largest producer of wheat in India. The state contributed around 32.8 per cent to the country’s total wheat production in 2012-13.
  • The state is also among the largest producers of food grains and sugarcane. It contributed 19.9 per cent to the country’s total food grains production and 39.8 per cent to the country’s total sugarcane production in 2012-13.
  • Major food grains produced in the state include rice, wheat, maize, millet (bajra), gram, pea and lentils.
  • The second phase of World Bank funded irrigation project started in January 2014, in which 16 districts will be connected through canal systems, resulting in an increase of 225,584 hectares of irrigated land. The farmers are provided irrigation facilities free of cost.
Crop Annual production in 2012-13 (million tonnes)
Sugarcane 134.4
Wheat 30.3
Potato 15.0
Rice 14.4
Peas 1.8
Pointed gourd/parwal 0.03
Pumpkin 0.2
Muskmelon 0.6
Mango 4.6
Bajra (millet) 1.8
Maize 1.2
Rape seed and mustard 0.8
Total pulses 2.4
Total oil seeds 1.0
Total food grains 50.8

Percentage Distribution of GSDP

Percentage Distribution of GSDP

Percentage distribution of GSDP

  • In 2013-14, the tertiary sector contributed 50.4 per cent to Uttar Pradesh's GSDP at current prices, followed by the primary sector (31.0 per cent) and secondary sector (18.6 per cent).
  • The tertiary sector grew the fastest among the three sectors from 2004-05 to 2013-14 (15.5 per cent CAGR). The growth was driven by trade, hotels, real estate, finance, insurance, transport, communications and other services.
  • The primary sector expanded at a CAGR of 14.6 per cent between 2004-05 and 2013-14. The growth was driven by agriculture and forestry.
  • The secondary sector expanded at a CAGR of 12.3 per cent between 2004-05 and 2013-14. This was driven by manufacturing, construction, and electricity, gas & water supply.

FDI Inflows & Investments

FDI Inflows & Investments

Break up of outstanding investments by sector (2013-14)

  • According to the Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion (DIPP), cumulative FDI inflows in Uttar Pradesh from April 2000 to April 2014 amounted to US$ 405 million.
  • In 2013-14, outstanding investments in the state totalled US$ 110.0 billion.
  • Of the total outstanding investments, the electricity sector accounted for around 31.0 per cent, followed by other sectors at 29.0 per cent (constituting real estate at 26.8 per cent) and the service sector at 26.6 per cent.

GSDP

GSDP

GSDP of Uttar Pradesh current prices (in US$ billion)

  • At current prices, the GSDP of Uttar Pradesh was US$ 147.0 billion in 2013-14.
  • The GSDP grew at a CAGR of 14.6 per cent from 2004-05 to 2013-14.

NSDP

NSDP

NSDP of Uttar Pradesh current prices (in US$ billion)

  • The NSDP of Uttar Pradesh was US$ 130.8 billion in 2013-14.
  • The NSDP grew at a CAGR of 14.6 per cent between 2004-05 and 2013-14.

Per Capita GSDP

Per Capita GSDP

GSDP per capita of Uttar Pradesh at current prices (in US$)

  • The state’s per capita GSDP in 2013-14 was US$ 700.9 compared with US$ 326.3 in 2004-05.
  • Per capita GSDP increased at a CAGR of 12.5 per cent between 2004-05 and 2013-14.

Per Capita NSDP

Per Capita NSDP

NSDP per capita of Uttar Pradesh at current prices (in US$)

  • The state’s per capita NSDP in 2013-14 was US$ 623.4 compared with US$ 289.0 in 2004-05.
  • Per capita NSDP increased at a CAGR of 12.6 per cent between 2004-05 and 2013-14.
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