Prasad's Social Classification for 2017
Real-time update for the Prasad's Social Classification (or the BG Prasad scale)
Check this webpage first for the current CPI(IW):
Then, enter the CPI(IW) value in the green cell in the tool below.
Do note that the latest available value of CPI(IW) will usually be for 2 or 3 months prior to the current month.
Prasad’s social classification: Per capita income per month (in Rs.)
|    ENTER THE CURRENT CPI(IW) HERE :|
Type and click
the 'Calculate' button
This is a realtime update for the Prasad’s social classification. No further calculations are required for categorization.
The class calculated as per the tool above, is the final categorization.
For further details of the scale and revision, please see the following article:
Revision of Prasad’s Social Classification and Provision of an Online Tool for Real-Time Updating. South Asian Journal of Cancer;
Available here: SAJC full article
NOTE TO RESEARCHERS:
Note that any citation to the online tool alone, is incomplete. The proper citation is to the base article AND the online tool. Please refer the suggested citation as given above.
Added a page on Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs): Click here
Based upon feedback received, optimized the layout of the tool to make it more user-friendly over mobile platforms.
Major addition: A spreadsheet tool for calculation of the Prasad social classification for each individual participant in your study.
Click here to get the tool
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