It provides depth of India specific, socio-economic statistical facts and figures culled from various secondary sources it is a portal of state specific sites which provide statistical data for all the major socio-economic parameters of the Indian States. District level data where ever available can also be viewed. Through this exhaustive compiled data can be accessed and download in MS-Excel/HTML formats.
The EPW Research Foundation (EPWRF), set up in January 1993, conducts research on financial and macro-economic issues in India. Since its inception, the Foundation has been able to pool scattered information and data released periodically by the government, the Reserve Bank of India and other organisations enabling systematic compilation and dissemination of data pertaining to various sectors.
It contains digitized back issues of academic journals. It provides full text search of almost 2000 journals.