First Five Year Plan

Tenure: 1951 – 1956
Objectives: Development of Agriculture
Growth Rate (Average %): 2.1
Growth Rate (Actual %): 3.6

Second Five Year Plan

Tenure: 1956 – 1961
Objectives: Rapid Industrilizations
Growth Rate (Average %): 4.5
Growth Rate (Actual %): 4.27

Third Five Year Plan

Tenure: 1961 – 1966
Objectives: Establishment of self reliant and self generating economy
Growth Rate (Average %): 5.6
Growth Rate (Actual %): 2.84

Fourth Five Year Plan

Tenure: 1969 – 1974
Objectives: Growth with stability and progress towards self reliancee
Growth Rate (Average %): 5.7
Growth Rate (Actual %): 3.30

Fifth Five Year Plan

Tenure: 1974 – 1978
Objectives: Removal of poverty and attainment of self reliance
Growth Rate (Average %): 4.4
Growth Rate (Actual %): 4.8

Sixth Five Year Plan

Tenure: 1980 – 1985
Objectives: Ensuring continuous decreases in poverty and employment
Growth Rate (Average %): 5.2
Growth Rate (Actual %): 5.66

Seventh Five Year Plan

Tenure: 1985 – 1990
Objectives: Rapid growth in food grains production, increased employment oppertunities
Growth Rate (Average %): 5.0
Growth Rate (Actual %): 6.01

Eighth Five Year Plan

Tenure: 1992 – 1997
Objectives: Rapid economic growth, high growth of agriculture and ollied sector
Growth Rate (Average %): 5.6
Growth Rate (Actual %): 6.5

Ninth Five Year Plan

Tenure: 1997 – 2002
Objectives: Growth and social justice abd social equality
Growth Rate (Average %): 6.5
Growth Rate (Actual %): 5.4

Tenth Five Year Plan

Tenure: 2002 – 2007
Objectives: Development of infrastructure, employment and energy resources
Growth Rate (Average %): 8.6
Growth Rate (Actual %): 7.6

Eleventh Five Year Plan

Tenure: 2007 – 2012
Objectives: With rapid economic development increase in per capita income and growth
Growth Rate (Average %): 9.0
Growth Rate (Actual %): 8