Mumbai- Reserve Bank of India released the fourth edition of its statistical publication titled Handbook of Statistics on Indian States 2018-19. Through this publication, the Reserve Bank has been disseminating wide-ranging data on the regional economy of India.

This publication follows the one indicator-one table approach in 141 tables. It covers sub-national statistics on socio-demographics, state domestic product, agriculture, industry, infrastructure, banking and fiscal indicators across Indian states over a time period ranging from 1951 to 2018-19. The Handbook has been updated and its coverage expanded based on latest available data, sourced from the respective authorities.