195 MSMEs Out of 1000 are Led by Women Entrepreneurs in india

195 MSMEs Out of 1000 are Led by Women Entrepreneurs in india

195 proprietary MSMEs per 1000 MSMEs are owned by women in the entire country. 93 proprietary MSMEs per 1000 MSMEs are owned by women in Delhi. This was informed by Mr Giriraj Singh, Minister Independent Charge, MSME Ministry, 

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As per the 73rd Round of the National Sample Survey Office (NSSO), Ministry of Statistics & Programme Implementation’s survey of “Unincorporated non-agricultural Enterprises (excluding Construction)”, 195 proprietary MSMEs per 1000 MSMEs are owned by women in the entire country. 93 proprietary MSMEs per 1000 MSMEs are owned by women in Delhi. This was informed by Mr Giriraj Singh, Minister Independent Charge, MSME Ministry.

“The number of women employed in MSMEs, as per the survey mentioned above are 2,64,91,687. Out of them 2,41,425 women are employed in Delhi. The information on average monthly income being earned by women in the MSMEs was not collected during the survey. However, the information on emolument only for hired worker was collected during the aforesaid survey and the average annual emolument per hired worker is Rs. 86,390.” Informed Mr Giriraj Singh.

The Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) implements various Schemes like the Prime Minister’s Employment Generation Programme (PMEGP), Micro & Small Enterprises Cluster Development (MSE-CDP) and Scheme of Fund for Regeneration of Traditional Industries (SFURTI), which encourage creation of enterprises and also creation of infrastructure for MSMEs. MSMEs are predominantly labour intensive and aspects such as child care support, safety of women and support to women workers have to be taken care of by the employer as per law. 

The State/UT-wise Distribution of Women owned proprietary MSMEs Per 1000 MSMEs

State Women Proprietary MSMEs (per 1000)
Andhra Pradesh 247
Arunachal Pradesh 276
Assam 55
Bihar 49
Chhattisgarh 84
Delhi 93
Goa 154
Gujarat 249
Haryana 101
Himachal Pradesh 129
Jammu & Kashmir 106
Jharkhand 196
Karnataka 244
Kerala 208
Madhya Pradesh 138
Maharashtra 168
Manipur 481
Megahlaya 351
Mizoram 392
Nagaland 229
Odisha 149
Punjab 153
Rajasthan 141
Sikkim 193
Tamil Nadu 260
Telangana 373
Tripura 133
Uttar Pradesh 96
Uttarakhand 50
West Bengal 327
A & N Islands 210
Chandigarh 99
Dadra & Nagar Haveli 169
Daman & Diu 202
Lakshadweep 260
Puducherry 283
ALL 195

Source: NSS 73rd Round of NSSO, M/o S&PI

 

 

Annexure-II

 

State/UT-wise distribution of women employment in the MSMEs

                                                    (Number in Lakh)

State/ UT Women Employee
Andhra Pradesh 21.01
Arunachal Pradesh 0.11
Assam 1.78
Bihar 4.79
Chhattisgarh 4.07
Delhi 2.41
Goa 0.41
Gujarat 13.71
Haryana 2.78
Himachal Pradesh 1.13
Jammu & Kashmir 1.50
Jharkhand 5.57
Karnataka 19.73
Kerala 13.77
Madhya Pradesh 10.13
Maharashtra 17.97
Manipur 1.40
Megahlaya 0.72
Mizoram 0.28
Nagaland 0.59
Odisha 8.36
Punjab 4.24
Rajasthan 8.01
Sikkim 0.14
Tamil Nadu 32.27
Telangana 15.24
Tripura 0.44
Uttar Pradesh 27.27
Uttarakhand 0.69
West Bengal 43.51
A & N Islands 0.10
Chandigarh 0.12
Dadra & Nagar Haveli 0.07
Daman & Diu 0.02
Lakshadweep 0.01
Puducherry 0.57
Total 264.92

Source: NSS 73rd Round of NSSO, M/o S&PI

This Press Release is based on information given by the Minister of State for MSME (Independent Charge) Shri Giriraj Singh in a written reply to a question in Lok Sabha on 01.01.2018(Monday)

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