On this page, you can access data relating to rural and agrarian issues in India. These include data assembled by netowrk members from publicly available sources, datasets collected by them as well as links to other data. While we make an effort to provide information on data sources we deem reliable we are not responsible for ensuring the authenticity or accuracy of these data.  Nor are we able to advise you on the appropriate use of these data. Please read the terms and conditions associated with each of these datasets, as applicable.
IWMI-ICRIER Water Productivity

IWMI-ICRIER Water Productivity

The issue: Why this study? Increasing population and existing climate change scenario is posing a major challenge to the global fresh water resource. This challenge is more visible in agriculture sector, especially of water stressed countries, as it is often the...

Open Government Data Platform

Open Government Data (OGD) Platform India - - is a platform for supporting Open Data initiative of Government of India. The portal is intended to be used by Government of India Ministries/ Departments their organizations to publish datasets, documents,...

National Family Health Survey – IV

National Family Health Survey – IV

The National Family Health Survey (NFHS) is a large-scale, multi-round survey conducted in a representative sample of households throughout India. The NFHS is a collaborative project of the International Institute for Population Sciences(IIPS), Mumbai, India; ORC...

ICRISAT Village Dynamics in South Asia (VDSA)

In 2009, ICRISAT teamed up with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) to engage stakeholders worldwide in Village Dynamics Studies to understand the dynamics of rural poverty. With funding from the Foundation, ICRISAT launched the project on "Tracking change...

IFPRI’s Repository

This is a link to datasets collected by the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), from across the world. Please consult the website for details on access and use.