GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
Ministry of Planning
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO 2958
TO BE ANSWERED ON 30.07.2009
Growth Targets and Expectations.
SHRI RAJEEV CHANDRASEKHAR
Will the Minister of PLANNING be pleased to state the details of growth targets/expectations, sector-wise over the next five years set by Government?
MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF PLANNING AND MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF PARLIAMENTARY AFFAIRS
(SHRI V. NARAYANASAMY)
The growth target of different sectors for the next five years are not available. However, the Eleventh Five Year Plan (2007-12) aims at achieving an average growth rate of 9 percent per annum (expressed in terms of gross domestic product at factor cost). The target growth rate is 4 percent per year in agriculture sector, 10 to 11 per cent per year in the industrial sector and 9 to 11 per cent per annum in the services sector for the five year period of the Eleventh Plan.