Economic INDICATORS
Natural Resources
: Coal, Uranium, Limestone & Granite
Major Industries  : Mining, Granite cutting & Cement 
Forest Coverage (2003) : 42.34 percent
Average Annual Growth Rates (1995-96 to 2004-05) : 3.73 percent 
Per capita GSDP (2004-05) : Rs. 20,775
Per capita NSDP (1999-2000) : Rs.11678
Meghalaya's gross state domestic product (GSDP) (2014-15) : US$ 4.2 billion
GSDP compound annual growth rate (CAGR) between 2004-05 and 2014-15. : 10.84 %
Net State Domestic Product (NSDP) : US$ 3.73 billion
Number of Bank Branches (2004-05) : 183
Credit Deposit Ratio (2016) : 24.8
Population below poverty line (1999-2000 : 33.87 percent
Road Density- Road Length per 1000 square kilometre area (1996-97) : 379 kilometres
Railway Density- Rail length per 1000 square kilometre area (1996-97) : NA
Unemployment Rate among Educated Youth (1999-2000) : Rural: 3.9   
Urban: 7.0 
Installed electricity Generation Capacity (2002) : 185.20 MW 
Per capita electricity consumption (2004-05) : 352.2 kwh
Share of total public Expenditure on Education (1998-99) : 16.95 percent
Share of total public Expenditure on Health (1998-99) : 7.22 percent
Large and medium industries (March 2003) : 49 units
Number of Small Scale Industries (2002-03 : 4213 units
Index of Social & Economic Infrastructure (2003) : 75.49 (21st among 25 States)
Percentage of villages electrifed
to total inhabited villages (2014-2015)

: 88.28%
Road length per 100 sq.km of
area Kms (2015-2016)

: 38
Pre-Primary Schools per lakh of
population ( 2014-2015) %

: 314
Primary with Upper Primary
School per’000 population. % (2014-15)
: 3.2
Upper Primary with Secondary
School per ‘000 Population % ((2014-15) )
:

0.05

     
 
Overall India Economic Profile