आपका शहर Close

'Delhi created maximum jobs; overall hiring declined in 2013'

NEW DELHI/PTI

Updated Tue, 21 Jan 2014 01:55 PM IST
'Delhi created maximum jobs; overall hiring declined in 2013'
Delhi-NCR region has emerged as the leader in creating the maximum number of jobs in 2013, even as overall generation of new employment avenues declined last year, says an Assocham study.
Information technology (IT), IT-enabled services (ITeS) and IT hardware sector together accounted for a majority share of about 43 per cent in the total number of new jobs generated across sectors in 2013, the study found.

“About 5.50 lakh new jobs were generated across India during January-December 2013 as compared to over 5.52 lakh new jobs a year ago thereby registering marginal decline of about 0.4 per cent,” it said.

“Cornering over one-fourth share of the total number of new jobs generated across India, Delhi-NCR emerged on top with over 1.39 lakh new jobs created during 2013,” it added.
The study also found that new job generation plummeted in most sectors as about 20 out of the total 32 sectors tracked by the study registered a fall in new job generation.

Despite being the top employment generator, the IT/ITeS and IT hardware sector recorded a dip of one per cent in new job generations as it created over 2.36 lakh new jobs in 2012 as against 2.34 lakh new jobs in 2013, the study found.

However, academics, banking, construction, financial services, fast moving consumer goods (FMCG), human resources (HR), advertising & event management, real estate, retail and telecom are the sectors that witnessed a surge in new job creation during 2013, according to the study.

Among the metros, Delhi-NCR (national capital region) and Bangalore clocked significant year-on-year growth of 12 per cent and four per cent, respectively, in new job generation while Chennai, Kolkata and Mumbai registered a fall to the tune of over 21 per cent, two per cent and 22 per cent, respectively.

Among tier I cities, Hyderabad recorded marginal increase of about one per cent in new job generation whereas Ahmedabad saw a decline of about 6.5 per cent, it added.

In the tier II category, prominent cities that registered a surge in hiring activity during 2013 include Chandigarh (19 per cent), Kanpur (21 per cent), Ranchi (25 per cent), Raipur (25 per cent) and Vizag (1.5 per cent).
Comments

स्पॉटलाइट

19 की उम्र में 27 साल बड़े डायरेक्टर से की थी शादी, जानें क्या है सलमान और हेलन के रिश्ते की सच

  • मंगलवार, 21 नवंबर 2017
  • +

साप्ताहिक राशिफलः इन 5 राशि वालों के बिजनेस पर पड़ेगा असर

  • मंगलवार, 21 नवंबर 2017
  • +

ऐसे करेंगे भाईजान आपका 'स्वैग से स्वागत' तो धड़कनें बढ़ना तय है, देखें वीडियो

  • सोमवार, 20 नवंबर 2017
  • +

सलमान खान के शो 'Bigg Boss' का असली चेहरा आया सामने, घर में रहते हैं पर दिखते नहीं

  • सोमवार, 20 नवंबर 2017
  • +

आखिर क्यों पश्चिम दिशा की तरफ अदा की जाती है नमाज

  • सोमवार, 20 नवंबर 2017
  • +
Top
  • Downloads

Follow Us

Read the latest and breaking Hindi news on amarujala.com. Get live Hindi news about India and the World from politics, sports, bollywood, business, cities, lifestyle, astrology, spirituality, jobs and much more. Register with amarujala.com to get all the latest Hindi news updates as they happen.

E-Paper
Your Story has been saved!