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UFS Data Processing

UFS DATA PROCESSING

 

DPD (HQ) is involved in the processing of Schedule C and Schedule A of the Urban Frame Survey (UFS) for the preparation of sampling frame for conducting socio-economic survey in urban areas. Customised software, developed in-house, is used for the purpose of data processing. UFS is being conducted in a 5-year phase to update/include all the Towns of the country. UFS 2007-12 frame consists of 6,09,800 urban blocks located in 7,853 towns in India. Presently, field work of UFS of 2012-17 phase is being conducted to include/update 7,935 Towns as per Census 2011.  The salient features of the urban blocks of UFS 2007-12 are given below :
 Salient Features of Urban Blocks : UFS Phase 2007-12

State

No. of
Towns

No. of UFS Blocks with characteristics of UFS blocks *

Total no.
of blocks

Code

Name

AA

RA

BA

SA

IA

HA

EA

PA

OA

01

Jammu & Kashmir

104

211

5014

2190

72

70

68

163

106

255

5,617

02

Himachal Pradesh

60

48

1219

585

8

47

38

79

9

8

1,294

03

Punjab

210

554

16378

6214

203

465

294

761

54

45

17,323

04

Chandigarh

6

159

1618

287

151

18

8

72

3

45

1,880

05

Uttarakhand

117

188

4005

1455

47

72

77

293

60

11

4,299

06

Haryana

133

1015

13854

2935

251

433

106

264

24

208

15,599

07

Delhi

117

309

26217

3922

1387

525

68

219

31

512

28,121

08

Rajasthan

258

528

26064

7201

435

424

329

1032

43

208

26,965

09

Uttar Pradesh

898

2414

64742

23638

665

886

669

1589

252

427

68,299

10

Bihar

193

265

15817

5134

312

93

171

354

27

81

16,685

11

Sikkim

8

13

234

152

1

13

10

27

0

0

289

12

Arunachal Pradesh

18

6

332

166

3

13

18

32

8

3

470

13

Nagaland

26

15

686

141

0

7

26

138

9

26

707

14

Manipur

54

1

1200

232

0

2

20

126

4

127

1,296

15

Mizoram

22

96

596

133

1

1

14

61

16

22

735

16

Tripura

46

4

1073

229

23

3

24

46

6

8

1,094

17

Meghalaya

21

18

965

208

12

0

28

208

14

27

1,061

18

Assam

208

192

6815

2135

118

49

145

487

71

119

7,254

19

West Bengal

908

1321

44455

6105

4997

1043

356

1402

183

751

48,805

20

Jharkhand

258

241

13798

2293

293

171

163

562

43

95

14,496

21

Odisha

223

262

11317

2518

1234

82

150

514

45

33

12,209

22

Chhattisgarh

183

357

8205

2317

1099

196

200

338

35

32

9,007

23

Madhya Pradesh

459

948

27510

6918

1401

341

381

969

212

522

29,757

24

Gujarat

337

1152

35703

9665

2923

1205

506

520

111

384

37,956

25

Daman & Diu

8

11

303

52

98

33

7

7

2

0

394

26

D & N Haveli

7

0

251

23

7

48

4

0

0

0

258

27

Maharashtra

552

3565

66358

12826

14830

1539

1188

1420

201

346

76,956

28

Andhra Pradesh

374

595

45570

8258

7025

530

738

1448

123

184

51,012

29

Karnataka

401

1051

32677

7895

3800

555

283

1047

62

141

36,876

30

Goa

70

45

1520

112

43

33

20

62

7

6

1,593

31

Lakshadweep

6

8

67

11

0

0

2

9

0

0

70

32

Kerala

439

578

26070

2938

101

247

489

1344

28

37

26,874

33

Tamil Nadu

1113

1557

60513

11266

2611

1484

655

2349

50

174

63,001

34

Puducherry

12

4

1274

173

65

20

11

20

0

1

1,327

35

A & N Islands

4

12

209

47

0

1

8

12

18

1

221

All India

7853

17743

562629

130374

44216

10649

7274

17974

1857

4839

6,09,800

* Codes for Type of Area:- Affluent Area-AA, Residential area other Affluent Area- RA, Bussiness/Bazar Area including Office Area-BA, Slum Area-SA, Industrial Area- IA, Hospital Area-HA, Institutional/Educational Area- EA, Prohibited Area- PA,  Other Area not elsewhere classified - OA (maximum of two codes allowed).