Directorate of Economics and Statistics Gujarat performs activities such as collection of data, scrutiny, and circulation for ensuring the improvement in the timeliness, comparability, creditability, reliability of the generated data. Their main objective is to provide economic statistics, help in making decisions for the government and take efforts for the social and economic development of the state as well as the nation as a whole. It has around 18 branches so as to enable easy an efficient functioning of its activities and submission of accurate data. Some of the branches include State Income branch, Price branch, regional accounts branch, environment branch, training branch, publication branch etc. The district statistical officer is in charge of undertaking the activities at the district level and communicating the same to the Directorate of economics and statistics of Gujarat. His main responsibilities include a collection of data, a compilation of data and disseminate important statistical information related to his district.
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