Introduction

Employment & unemployment survey was started by Labour Bureau, Govt of India to assess the trend of employment and unemployment scenario in the country.These surveys show important information on the various labour force related parameters.
The first survey was conducted during the year 2010 in 28 states by Labour Bureau, Govt. of India. The first survey of Sikkim was conducted in East District. Since, then the Labour Bureau is conducting the survey in all the districts annually. 

 

 

Tables / Reports

Number of samples villages covered by district

 

Sl No

Year

District

North District

West District

South District

East District

1

2011

8

8

8

8

2

2012

8

8

8

8

3

2013

8

8

8

8

4

2014

8

8

8

8

5

2015

8

8

8

8

 

Unemployment rate per 1000 persons in Sikkim (2013-14)

RURAL

URBAN

COMBINED

Male

Female

Total

Male

Female

Total

Male

Female

Total

92

258

138

70

684

229

87

344

158

IMPORTANT INDICATORS
Area: 7096 sq kms   |   State Capital : Gangtok   |  Number of district: 4  |  Sub division: 16   |  Literacy rate: 81.4%  |  Sex ratio: 890 per thousand males  |  Density: 86 person per sq.km  |  Per capita income at current prices: Rs 29,7765.00  |  Per capita income at constant prices: Rs 21,8333.00  |  Birth rate: 17.1  |  Death rate: 5.1  |  Infant Mortality Rate (IMR): 19  |  Neonatal Mortality: 19.4  |  Post Neonatal: 14.3  |  Child Mortality: 6.7  |  Under Five Mortality: 32  |  Maternal Mortality Ratio (MMR): 8  |  Total Fertility Rate (TFR): 1.2