India

FeatureValueUnitSource / Year
CapitalNew DelhiAuswärtiges Amt
Currency1 Euro = approx. 77 INR
(As of: 15.09.2017)
Indian Rupie (INR)Bankenverband / 2017
Area3 287 000km²Auswärtiges Amt / 2017
Population1 250 000 000Auswärtiges Amt / 2011
Population Density441Persons per km²Statistisches Bundesamt / 2015
Population Growth1,7%Auswärtiges Amt / 2011
Average Income per Capita1 604US $Statistisches Bundesamt / 2015
Minimum Wage4 914 (approx. 64 €, as of: 13.09.2017)
RupieMinimum wages in the global garment industry (ILO) / 2015
Living Wage18 727 (approx. 245 €, as of: 13.09.2017)
RupieAsia Floor Wage / 2015
Proceeds from Export260 326 912 335US $UN Comtrade Data Base / 2016
Export Goods (Top 3)1. Raw Oil Products
2. Diamonds
3. Jewellery
WTO Statistics Database/ 2016
Most important Export Countries (Textile Sector)1. USA
2. Arabic Emirates
3. Great Britain
UN Comtrade Data Base / 2016¹
Export Volume Clothing16 961 165 299US $UN Comtrade Data Base / 2016¹
Growth of Clothing Sector+ 60Change (in %)UN Comtrade Data Base / 2010 – 2016¹
Share of textile and clothing exports in total exports of the country13,61Share (in %)ITC Trade Map / 2016²
Share of textile and clothing exports in total global textile and clothing sector exports4,7Share (in %)ITC Trade Map / 2016²
Employees in the Textile and Clothing Industry2 573 506UNIDO Statistics Data Portal / 2015³
Corruption Index85Rank (of 174 countries)Corruption Perceptions Index (Transparency International) / 2014
„Ease of doing business“130Rank (of 190 countries)Doing Business Report (World bank) / 2017

Sources: 

¹ “HS-Code 61 – Apparel and Clothing accessoires – knitted or crocheted” and “HS-Code 62 – Apparel and Clothing accessoires – not knitted or crocheted”.
² HS Product Code 50-63, including raw materials and semifinished products (e.g.cotton, synthetic fibers, yarns).
³ ISIC Codes 17 and 18.