DA Calculator

DA Calculator is used to calculate the Dearness Allowance Percentage effect from Jan 2008 till current month. Dearness Allowance Calculation Sheet finds the average of monthly All India Consumer Price Index for DA with the base year 2001=100 for the preceding 12 months. Dearness Allowance is a cost of living adjustment allowance paid to Government employees in India. DA Calculator finds the DA Percentage by just entering the Pay Commission for the relevant month in the calculator above and then click on Calculate button.

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All India Consumer Price Index (AICPI) Since 1.1.2006 with Base Year 2001=100

DA Percentage Sheet:

Month / YearJanuaryJuly
199604
1997813
19981622
19993237
19993841
20004345
20014952
20025559
20036164
20046771
20056771
20067479
20078591
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Formula:

Dearness Allowance = [ ( Avg of AICPI for the Past 12 Months - 115.76 ) *100 / 115.76 ] Where, AICPI = All India Consumer Price Index (General) for Central Government Employees

Example

How to calculate the DA % for 1st January 2012.?

DA% is calculated based on the past 12 months AICPIN value.
Average Value = (188+185+185+186+187+189+193+194+197+198+199+197)/12
    = 191.5

DA = ((191.5 - 115.76)/115.76)*100
    = (75.74/115.76)*100
    = 0.65428 * 100
    = 65.43 %
Therefore, the DA % for January 2012 is 65.43 %

DA Calculator calculates the percentage of DA by finding the average of Consumer Price Index for the past 12 months. Dearness Allowance Calculation Sheet displays the up to date month 7th Central Pay Commission. It also get updated from the current data analysis.

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