|Today, the Reserve Bank released its web publication entitled ‘Quarterly Basic Statistical Returns (BSR)-1: Outstanding Credit of Scheduled Commercial Banks (SCBs), December 2019’, along with quarterly data for September 2019, on its Database on Indian Economy (DBIE) portal (web-link: https://dbie.rbi.org.in/DBIE/dbie.rbi?site=publications#!12). It captures various characteristics of bank credit such as occupation/activity and organisational sector of the borrower, type of account, and interest rates. Data covering 1,24,359 branches of 97 SCBs (excluding Regional Rural Banks) are presented for bank groups, population groups and states1.
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1 Aggregate data based on fortnightly Form-A Return (collected under Section 42(2) of the RBI Act 1934) for the last reporting Friday of December 2019 had been published earlier at our website (Home>Statistics>Data Release>Fortnightly>Scheduled Bank’s Statement of Position in India) and aggregate level monthly Sectoral Deployment of Bank Credit data for December 2019 based on selected banks had also been published on our website (Home>Statistics>Data Release>Monthly> Data on Sectoral Deployment of Bank Credit).