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Full Cost Inflation Index Chart for India - Updated to Year 2017

Provided below is the cost of inflation chart that shows the cost inflation index up to the current financial year of 2012/2013. This chart can be used when calculating the cost of property purchased several years ago to help determine applicable capital gains when the property is sold. To find out how to use the chart to easily calculate the capital gains applicable on property sold in India. Read our article on ‘How to Calculate Capital Gains on Property Sold in India’ or click HERE.
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Cost Inflation Index
Financial Year
1981-1982 1982-1983
1983-1984
1984-1985
1985-1986
1986-1987
1987-1988
1988-1989
1989-1990
1990-1991
1991-1992
1992-1993
1993-1994
1994-1995
1995-1996
100
109
116
125
133
140
150
161
172
182
199
223
244
259
1996-1997
281
305
1997-1998
331
Cost Inflation Index
Financial Year
2000-2001
2001-2002
2002-2003
2003-2004
2004-2005
2005-2006
2006-2007
2007-2008
2008-2009
2009-2010
2010-2011
2011-2012
2012-2013
406
426
447
463
480
519
497
551
582
632
711
785
2013-2014
852
939
2014-2015
1024
2015-2016
1081
1999-2000
389
2016-2017
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Cost Inflation Index Chart - India

Provided below is the cost of inflation chart that shows the cost inflation index up to the current financial year of 2016/2017. This chart can be used when calculating the cost of property purchased several years ago to help determine applicable capital gains when the property is sold. To find out how to use the chart to easily calculate the capital gains applicable on property sold in India. Read our article on ‘How to Calculate Capital Gains on Property Sold in India’ or click HERE.
Cost Inflation Index
Financial Year
1981-1982 1982-1983
1983-1984
1984-1985
1985-1986
1986-1987
1987-1988
1988-1989
1989-1990
1990-1991
1991-1992
1992-1993
1993-1994
1994-1995
1995-1996
100
109
116
125
133
140
150
161
172
182
199
223
244
259
1996-1997
281
305
1997-1998
331
Cost Inflation Index
Financial Year
1998-1999 1999-2000
2000-2001
2001-2002
2002-2003
2003-2004
2004-2005
2005-2006
2006-2007
2007-2008
2008-2009
2009-2010
2010-2011
2011-2012
2012-2013
351
389
406
426
447
463
480
519
497
551
582
632
711
785
2013-2014
852
939
2014-2015
1024
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2015-2016
     1081
2016-2017
             1125

Capital gain when no Inflation

Index number available

How to calculate capital gains on sale of property that was purchased before 1980 when cost inflation index number was not available
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