To develop a state-of-the-art fully computerised Management Information System on
housing and building statistics. The e-unit in NBO will be up-linked to state Governments
Departments of /Bureaus of Economics & Statistics, Municipal Administration, Municipal
Corporations, Municipalities etc.
The National Statistical commission recommended for looking into the various aspects of
the entire construction sector for formulation of policies of national interest, specifically to
access the impact of the various policies of the Ministry. A Technical Advisory Committee
(TAC) on construction statistics was set up to look in to the various aspects of the construction sector like the
current status of data, data gaps, methodological problems, review the system of
regular data collection etc . According to these recommendations, NBO needs to collect data
from various sources related to the construction sector and submit various reports on the basis of
This is the first attempt to computerise to collect, collate, validate, analyse, disseminate
and publish building construction, housing and other related statistics and statistical reports from
time to time and also to bring out compendiums on urban poverty, slums, housing and build
construction statistics and applied research publications analysing statistical data gathered from
various sources such as the Census, NSSO etc. This application should generate various reports
by accessing and formatting raw data on construction activities in India.
BCCI Base year has been fixed as '2004-05'