Purchasing power data and socio-demographic data can be displayed on a map of India using the following area boundaries: Subdistricts and Wards of major cities and Subdistricts 63).

India Purchasing Power, Socio-demographics & Area Boundaries

Socio-demographic data, purchasing power data and area boundaries can be used to perform a variety of data analyses about India.

A Variety of Purchasing Power and Socio-demographic Data for Subdistricts and Wards of major cities and Subdistricts 63) in India

Here is an overview of sociodemographic and purchasing power data for India from our global data offering to bring your geomarketing, target group analyses and location analyses to the next level. Additionally, for India we also have the following area boundaries (vector boundaries, polygons) available: Seamless and full country coverage of the Subdistricts and Wards of major cities and Subdistricts 63). Our globally consistent and comparable data allows you to draw comparisons between India and any other country in the world.

Data that can currently be licensed from mbi for India

Each attribute or geographical level can be licensed individually.

Geographic level
Area leveladminmicro
NameSubdistrictsWards of major cities and Subdistricts 63)
Number of areas687311075
Data / Variables
Age bandsYes/AvailableYes/Available
Sex / GenderYes/AvailableYes/Available
Purchasing powerYes/AvailableYes/Available
Consumer Spending by Product GroupsYes/AvailableYes/Available
Consumer StylesYes/AvailableYes/Available
Online-Shopping AffinityYes/AvailableYes/Available
Socio Bundle PlusYes/AvailableYes/Available
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Geodata Solutions for India: Economic Growth with Data

India, a land of unparalleled diversity in culture, geography, and economy, presents unique challenges and opportunities for development, urban planning, and sustainability initiatives. The country’s rapid urbanization, economic growth, and digital transformation underscore the need for detailed geodata solutions. MBI’s offerings for India are designed to address these complexities, providing essential insights for geomarketing, GIS, expansion planning, spatial analysis, transportation planning, location intelligence analysis, and risk management.

Geographical Levels and Products

MBI’s geodata for India is detailed across two primary levels, reflecting the country’s administrative structure and urban characteristics:

  • Subdistricts: Offering insights into India’s rural and semi-urban regions, with products such as:
    • Sociodemographic and Purchasing Power Data: Vital for demographic analysis and understanding local markets.
    • Online-Shopping Propensity: Highlights digital commerce trends, aiding e-commerce strategy development.
    • Digital Boundaries: Key for precise mapping and spatial planning, supporting infrastructure development and resource allocation.
  • Wards of major cities and Subdistricts: Providing a more granular view within urban areas, with similar data products that enhance the understanding of urban dynamics for localized decision-making and planning.

These offerings underscore MBI’s capacity to provide high-resolution geodata that aligns with India’s diverse needs, enabling stakeholders across industries to navigate the country’s complex landscape with confidence.

Country-Specific Insights

In India, where economic growth is intertwined with digital innovation and sustainability challenges, detailed geodata informs a wide range of strategic initiatives. Insights into purchasing power and online-shopping propensities support the retail and e-commerce sectors in optimizing their offerings and strategies. Similarly, demographic data plays a crucial role in urban and rural planning, ensuring that infrastructure, services, and development projects meet the evolving needs of India’s vast population.

Use Case

E-Commerce Expansion: Leveraging online-shopping propensity and purchasing power data, an e-commerce giant might optimize its delivery network and marketing strategies to expand its footprint in India’s burgeoning digital marketplace.

Why Use Geodata from MBI for India

MBI’s geodata solutions for India provide vital insights into the country’s demographic, economic, and digital landscapes, enabling stakeholders to effectively address its development challenges and opportunities. By offering detailed information at both the Subdistricts and Wards of major cities levels, MBI equips decision-makers with the necessary basis for informed strategic planning across various sectors.

Advantages of our administrative Boundaries

  • Worldwide, seamless coverage of postal and administrative boundaries
  • The layers are topographically correct and country borders fit seamlessly together without overlaps and gaps
  • Data and areas can be easily combined in one layer thanks to a unique key, enabling cross-country analysis
  • Constant updates guarantee a current data status
  • The vintage compatibility between the MBI boundaries and the MBI Sociodemographic and Purchasing Power data is guaranteed
  • Simple update by uniform layout of the layer names
  • The higher-level area hierarchies are included with the boundary files
  • Digital boundaries are in a vector format to allow visualization in any zoom levels

Smart Combination

The territorial vintages of the worldwide area boundaries are compatible with our globally consistent and comparable socio-economic data. We offer you the best basis for well-founded and data-based decisions. If desired, we can integrate the MBI data directly into our digital boundaries. So, you can load them directly into your system without any additional steps and use them immediately.


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