BG Prasad's socioeconomic scale for 2018
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.