Shilpa C, Student, Apeejay Institute Of Mass Communication

An Indian on an average earned Rs 53,331 during 2010-11 or Rs 4,444.25 a month, a latest government data reveals. This is the first time India’s per capita income has crossed the Rs 50,000-mark. The Indian economy is expected to grow to $2 Trillion in 2011-12.Per capita income in India doubled from Rs.2,728.16 in 2004-05 and Rs.53,331in 2010-11 .The govt revised India’s GDP for 2010-11 to 8.4% from 8.5% earlier.