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Economic Survey of India 2015-2016 quotes ASER

The Economic Survey 2015-16, presented in the Parliament on February 25, 2016 by the Finance Minister, Mr Arun Jaitley, quotes ASER data to state that the social infrastructure scenario in the country reflects gaps in access to education. ASER findings have been extensively cited in the chapter titled, Social Infrastructure, Employment and Human Development, pages 193 and 194, of the report. Read the press release released by the Finance Ministry here.

Media coverage of ASER in Economic Survey of India 2015-2016

BUSINESS STANDARD: Economic Survey expresses concern over lower reading levels

HINDU BUSINESS LINE: Quality of Education, gender disparity warrant attention: survey

THE INDIAN EXPRESS: Economic survey says need quality of education, qualified teachers

THE ASIAN AGE: Improve quality of education : Economic Survey

CHANDIGARH TRIBUNE: Economic Survey: Improve quality of education to reverse decline in enrolment

DECCAN HERALD: Enrolment in govt schools on the decline

HINDUSTAN TIMES: Economic Survey lays stress on improving quality of education

THE HANS INDIA: Invest in human capital

MONEY CONTROL: Macro Eco Survey 2016: 'Improve quality of education to reverse decline in enrolment'

TIMES OF INDIA: There is need to improve quality of education, government says