The following table shows the population and worker population ratio for India in 1999-2000. Can you estimate the workforce (urban and total) for India? | Learn NCERT solution | Education portal Class 11 Indian Economic Development | Study online Unit-7 Employment: Growth, Informalisation and Other Issues



Q.12:- The following table shows the population and worker population ratio for India in 1999-2000. Can you estimate the workforce (urban and total) for India?



 

Answer:-

Estimated no. of workers in urban areas = 28.52×33.7/100 = 9.61124
Total Workforce in India = 100.40×39.5/100 = 39.658