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November 30, 2018

arraw Investor Accounts - 1,79,47,363
arraw DP Service Centres - 30,761
arraw Demat Custody Value - 175.85
(₹ Lakh Crore)(US$ 2,520 billion)
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NEST* RELEASE
INVESTOR ACCOUNTS AT NSDL CROSS THE TWO AND HALF A MILLION MARK!

Investor accounts at NSDL have shown a tremendous growth in the last six months. Total number of investor accounts has grown from one million in October 1999 to over 2.5 million in April 2000. An analysis of investor addresses shows that the growth has been more or less uniform across four regions in the country. Western region, which accounts for more than 50% of the accounts, tops the list followed by the southern, northern and the eastern region.

With this increase in the number of accounts, the spread of investor accounts as represented by the percentage of pincodes from where accounts have been opened has increased from 33% in October 1999 to 46% in April 2000 for the country as a whole.

Region Investor Accounts at 1 million Mark (A) % of total Investor Accounts at 2.5 million Mark (B) % of total % growth
North 1,74,416 16 4,50,552 18 158
South 2,33,101 22 4,77,624 19 104
East 99,658 9 2,48,405 10 149
West 5,54,988 52 13,51,463 53 143
Total 10,62,163 100 25,28,044 100 138

In terms of total number of accounts, Maharashtra with 7.9 lakh accounts continues to lead followed by Gujarat with 5 lakh and West Bengal with 2 lakh accounts. The top three states together account for about 60% of the total accounts in the country. Kerala, with 57,000 accounts continues to have the maximum spread with more than 85% of total postal pincodes in the state being covered. West Bengal followed by Gujarat are second and third with a spread of 66% and 64%.

State / Union Territory
No. of Accounts at 1 million plus mark
No. of Accounts at 2.5 million plus mark
Accounts
% of total pincodes in each State from where accounts opened (Spread)
Accounts
% of total pincodes in each State from where accounts opened (Spread)
Andaman & Nicobar
29
24
78
29
Andhra Pradesh
51,440
28
1,19,399
42
Arunachal Pradesh
6
7
19
22
Assam
1,100
15
5,388
26
Bihar
9,419
21
29,646
35
Chandigarh
2,662
94
7,626
100 *
Daman & Diu
3
100
23
100 *
Delhi
89,939
100
2,00,806
100 *
Goa
3,991
80
7,893
87 *
Gujarat
1,88,189
49
5,01,658
64
Harayana
7,784
38
22,386
54
Himachal Pradesh
535
16
1,531
27
Jammu & Kashmir
327
9
1,227
16
Karnataka
62,195
40
1,38,513
54
Kerala
27,699
75
57,178
86
Madhya Pradesh
16,563
17
45,937
28
Maharashtra
3,48,714
36
7,94,198
48
Manipur
34
2
75
2
Meghalaya
83
17
295
33
Mizoram
1
3
2
5
Nagaland
9
3
64
3
Orissa
3,152
20
9,627
34
Pondicherry
856
77
1,485
86 *
Punjab
8,814
38
27,796
56
Rajasthan
14,091
21
47,691
37
Sikkim
75
21
219
37
Tamil Nadu
90,882
32
1,60,971
41
Tripura
22
7
108
14
Uttar Pradesh
47,792
25
1,43,243
38
West Bengal
85,757
53
2,02,962
66
Total
10,62,163
33
25,28,044
46

* These States/Union Territories have not been taken into account in determining spread on account of their compactness.

Mumbai
May 08, 2000

NEST = *National Electronic Settlement and Transfer