AICPIN for the month of April 2022 released– calculate Expected DA from July 2022

AICPIN for the month of April 2022 released–  calculate Expected DA from July 2022 

Consumer Price Index for Industrial Workers – CPI-IW published All India Consumer Price Index for April 2022. AICPIN data is used to calculate Dearness allowance for Central Government Employees and IDA for CPSU Employees. All India Consumer Price Index for Industrial Workers (BY 2016=100) for the month of April2022 released by the Labour Bureau on 31.05.2022 (Tuesday), the last working day of May month, by Labour Bureau, under Ministry of Labour and Employment.. The All-India CPI-IW for April, 2022 increased by 1.7 point and pegged at 127.7 (One hundred twenty-seven point seven). Based on AICPIN for April2022 we can calculate estimated DA or IDA from July 2022 calculate here) more accurately.

The AICPIN is very very important for employees working in central government, state government, CPSE, PSU, Banks, Defence forces Army, Navy, IAF, others etc, as the rate of dearness allowances are decided by it.


April 2022 AICPIN – IW = 127.7 (Base 2016=100), Linking Factor = 2.88:


April 2022 AICPIN – IW = 367.78 (Base 2001=100) = (127.7 x 2.88 = 367.78):


All-India Group-wise CPI-IW for March, 2022 and April, 2022

Sr. No. Groups March, 2022  April, 2022
I Food & Beverages 125.4 127.5
II Pan, Supari, Tobacco & Intoxicants 144.1 144.4
III Clothing & Footwear 123.9 125.6
IV Housing 118.9 118.9
V Fuel & Light 160.6 164.9
VI Miscellaneous 123.9 125.8
  General Index 126.0 127.7


The detailed report of the AICPIN for April 2022 can be downloaded from below given PDF link.


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