Population Statistics: Nature, Importance and Methods of Population Census. Population Census in India. Vital Statistics- Computation of Birth, Death, Fertility and Reproduction Rates.
Statistical System in India: Indian Statistical Machinery – Organisation at Central and State level, National Sample Survey Organisation – Organisation, Functions, Design and Technique. National Income Statistics: Methods of Measuring National Income and Related Aggregates
Analysis of Time Series: Meaning, Importance and Purposes, Components of Time Series Analysis. Long Term Trend and Seasonal Variation measurement – Different Methods. Statistical Quality Control: Concept, Utility and Techniques. Construction of Control Charts for Variables and Attributes.
Index Numbers and Their Uses: Definition, Importance and Limitations. Price, Quantity and Value Index Numbers, Methods of Constructing Index Numbers, Tests of Reversibility, WPI and CPI, Deflating Index Numbers. Business Forecasting: Concept and Methods.