Fact sheet: Nationwide IT growth and the respective ‘slices’
IMPRESSIVE GROWTH STORY
- The IT, E&C Department has set a target of doubling IT/ ITeS exports in five years and is moving decisively towards achieving it.
- State’s IT/ ITeS exports registered an impressive growth rate (YoY) of 13.85% during 2016-17 which is about 4% higher than the national average.
- Direct employment generated by Telangana IT sector reached 4,31,891 with 24,506 new professionals in the last year added to the list. It also provides indirect employment to about 7 lakh people.