The Ministry for Statistics and Programme Implementation has released the latest Per Capita Income figures at the national level. India’s per capita income which was Rs. 24,143 in the year 2004-05, currently stands at Rs. 54,835 (US$ 1218 Approx) in the year 2010-11. This represents an increase of more than 120%.
Source: http://indiamicrofinance.com/india-per-capita-income-gdp.html, accessed: 09.02.2012