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Production & employment generation rise in MSEs
Mar '08
Based on the results of the 3rd All India Census of Micro and Small Enterprises (MSEs) with 2001-02 as the reference year, the estimated share of MSEs in the total industrial production of the country during 2004-05, 2005-06 and 2006-07 have been 38.62%, 38.56% and 38.57% respectively.

The share of employment generation in the MSE sector to the total industrial employment in the country has been estimated at 34.93%.

There has been significant increase in the production and employment generation in MSEs as may be seen from the table given below.

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There has been consistent increase in the number of MSEs and the people employed. Various programmes/schemes of the Ministry of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises (MSME), inter alia, are intended to increase the share of MSE sector in the total manufacturing output and to ensure larger employment generation in the country.

This information was given by the Minister of Small Scale Industries and Agro & Rural Industries, Shri Mahabir Prasad in a written reply to a question in Lok Sabha.

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