Maharashtra Developement-ladscape

Development Landscape

STRENGTHS

14.5%
of India’s nominal income produced by Maharashtra
14.6%
highest GDP* contribution in the country
3rd
lowest unemployment rate after Gujarat and Karnataka
FIRST
STATE to unveil a public cloud technology to speed up e-governance

GAPS

HEALTH

1:1,191

Doctor to patient ratio in Maharashtra versus WHO* recommendation of 1:250

GENDER

NO.1

Maharashtra records highest number of stalking and missing women cases in the country

EDUCATION

57%

of 122 schools surveyed in 2018 did not have a full-time headmaster

POVERTY

0.604

Nandurbar records lowest HDI in the state

INVESTMENT LANDSCAPE

GOVERNMENT FUNDING

Government’s development expenditure as a percentage of GSDP (2016-17)

7.6%

State government funding focus Lowest in the country

33.1%

Education, Art and Culture

13.2%

Agriculture

9.7%

Welfare of SC, ST and OBC’s

7.9%

Health and nutrition

7.0%

Urban development

Spending on health and agriculture (2017-2018) is lower than 19 states

CSR SPENDING

Total exclusive CSR inflow (2014-17)

₹38Kcr

CSR spending focus No. 1 in the country

44.3%

Health, Hunger & Poverty, Water & Sanitation

37.5%

Education, Differently Abled & Livelihood

4.6%

Environment and Animal Welfare

2.1%

Gender Equality and Woman Empowerment

1.3%

Government initiatives

 
Disparity in district-wise fund allocations
₹44cr

Pune & Greater Bombay

<1cr

Buldhana, Hingoli and Washim

SOLUTION SPACE

1.

Shift focus back to agriculture.

2.

Need for CSR spending to be directed towards underdeveloped Districts

3.

Women Empowerment needs to be addressed holistically through Interventions & collaborations

4.

Need to focus on creating more collective impact initiatives that bring together HNWIs, funders, CSR, NGOs, etc., to scale impact

Maharashtra Development Landscape pdf web content