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What percent of the GDP in 2005 did the agriculture and allied sectors like forestry, logging and fishing account for?

 A.

9.8%

 B.

12.3%

 C.

15.6%

 D.

18.6%

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Solution:
Option(D) is correct

Agriculture and allied sectors like forestry, logging and fishing accounted for 18.6% of the GDP in 2005, employed 60% of the total workforce and despite a steady decline of its share in the GDP, is still the largest economic sector and plays a significant role in the overall socio-economic development of India.


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