STATISTICS ON  INDUSTRIAL DISPUTES, CLOSURES,

RETRENCHMENTS AND LAY-OFFS IN INDIA DURING THE YEAR 2006

 

CONTENTS

 

 

 

Page

Preface

 

 

i

Contents

               

 

ii

Summary of Main Findings

 

 

vii

INTRODUCTION

 

 

1

CHAPTER-1

SIGNIFICANT TRENDS IN INDUSTRIAL DISPUTES AND THE RESULTANT MANDAYS LOST 

6

CHAPTER-2

INDUSTRIAL DISPUTES IN THE PUBLIC AND PRIVATE SECTORS (COMBINED) 

8

 

Analysis by Months

8

 

Analysis by States

8

 

Analysis by Industries

9

 

Analysis of Time-loss per 1,000 Workers

9

 

Analysis of Lockouts

9

 

Analysis of Major Industrial Disputes

9

 

Analysis by Causes

10

 

Analysis by Duration

10

 

Analysis by Methods of Settlements and Results

10

 

Analysis of All India Strikes / Lockouts

11

CHAPTER-3

INDUSTRIAL DISPUTES IN THE PUBLIC SECTOR 

12

 

Analysis by Months

12

 

Analysis by States

12

 

Analysis by Industries

12

 

Analysis by Causes

13

 

Analysis by Duration

13

CHAPTER-4

POLITICAL / SYMPATHETIC STRIKES AND DISPUTES DUE TO REASONS OTHER THAN INDUSTRIAL DISPUTES 

14

 

Analysis of Political and Sympathetic Strikes

14

 

Analysis of Disputes due to reasons other than industrial disputes

 

14

CHAPTER-5
CLOSURES
15
 
Analysis by States, Causes, Industry Groups, Sectors and Months
15
 
Analysis by States
15
 
Analysis by Causes
15
 
Analysis by Industry Groups
15
 
Analysis by Sectors
15
 
Analysis by Months 
16
CHAPTER-6
RETRENCHMENTS 
17
 
Analysis by States, Causes, Industry Groups, Sectors and months
17
 
Analysis by States
17
 
Analysis by Causes
17
 
Analysis by Industry Groups
17
 
Analysis by Sectors
18
 
Analysis by Months 
18
CHAPTER-7
LAY-OFFS 
19
 
Analysis by States, Causes, Industry Groups, Sectors and Months
19
 
Analysis by States
19
 
Analysis by Causes
19
 
Analysis by Industry Groups
19
 
Analysis by Sectors
20
 
Analysis by Months
20

 STATISTICAL TABLES 

CHAPTER-1 Significant Trends in Industrial Disputes and the Resultant Mandays Lost  

Table-1(I)

Sector/Sphere-wise Number of Disputes, Workers Involved, Man-days Lost, Wages Lost and Value of Production Loss due to Industrial Disputes during 2006

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Graph-I - Sector-wise Total Number of Disputes during 2004-2006

22

 

Graph-II - Year-wise Number of Strikes & Lockouts During the Years 1996 to 2006

23

 

Graph-III - Year-wise Number of Workers Involved in Strikes & Lockouts During the Year 1996 to 2006 (in’000)

24

 

Graph-IV - Year-wise Mandays Lost Due to Strikes and Lockouts : 1996 – 2006

25

Table-1(II)

Number of disputes by Sectors and Spheres during 2004 to 2006

26

Table-1(III)

Time-loss (Number of  Mandays Lost) by Sector / Sphere during 2004 to 2006 by Strikes and Lockouts

27

Table-1(IV)

Percentage of Mandays Lost due to Strikes and Lockouts by Sector/Sphere during 2004 to 2006

28

Table-1(V)

Average Time Loss per Dispute, Workers Involved per Dispute and Average Number of Man-days Lost per Worker Due to Industrial Disputes during the Year 2006

28

CHAPTER-2 Industrial Disputes in the Public and Private Sectors - Combined  

Table-2(I)(a)

Industrial Disputes (All Strikes and Lockouts) during the year 2006 (By Months)

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Table-2(I)(b)

Industrial Disputes (Strikes and Lockouts) in the Central Sphere during the year 2006 (By Months)

29

Table-2(I)(c)

Industrial Disputes (Strikes and Lockouts) in the State Sphere during the Year 2006 (By Months)

30

Table-2(I)(d)

All Strikes during the Year 2006 (By Months)

30

Table-2(I)(e)

Strikes in the Central Sphere during the Year 2006 (By Months)

31

Table-2(I)(f)

Strikes in the State Sphere during the Year 2006 (By Months)

31

Table-2(I)(g)

All Lockouts during the Year 2006 (By Months)

32

Table-2(I)(h)

Lockouts in the State Sphere during the Year 2006 (By Months)

32

Table-2(II)(a)

Industrial Disputes (All Strikes and Lockouts) during the Year 2006 (By States)

33

 

Graph-V -  State-wise Major Contributors of Mandays Lost Due to Work-stoppages During the Years 2005 and 2006

34

Table-2(II)(b)

Industrial Disputes (Strikes and Lockouts) in Central Sphere during the Year 2006 (By States)

35

Table-2(II)(c)

Industrial Disputes (Strikes and Lockouts) in the State Sphere during the Year 2006 (By States)

36

Table-2(II)(d)

All Strikes during the Year 2006 (By States)

37

Table-2(II)(e)

Strikes in the Central Sphere during the year 2006 (By States)

38

Table-2(II)(f)

Strikes in the State Sphere during the Year 2006 (By States)

39

Table-2(II)(g)

All Lockouts during the Year 2006 (By States)

39

Table-2(II)(h)

Lockouts in the State Sphere during the Year 2006 (By States)

40

Table-2(II)(i)

Time-loss (Central and State Spheres combined) due to Industrial Disputes during the Year 2006 (By States and Months)

41

 

Graph-VI - Time Loss By Month during the Year 2006

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Table-2(II)(j)

Time-loss (Central Sphere) due to Industrial Disputes during the Year 2006 (By States and Months)

43

Table-2(II)(k)

Time-loss (State Sphere) due to Industrial Disputes during the Year 2006 (By States and Months)

44

Table-2(III)(a)

Industrial Disputes Classified by Industries during the Year 2006 (All Disputes)

45

Table-2(III)(b)

Strikes Classified by Industries during the Year 2006

48

Table-2(III)(c)

Lockouts Classified by Industries during the Year 2006 

50

Table-2(III)(d)

Industrial Disputes in the Central Sphere Undertakings during the Year 2006 (By Industry Groups)

52

Table-2(IV)

Time-loss due to Industrial Disputes in different Sectors (per 1,000 Workers employed) during the years 1997 to 2006

53

Table-2(V)(a)

Lockouts declared during the Year 2006 (By States)

54

 Table-2(V)(b)

Number of Workers Involved and Man-days Lost separately for the period of Strikes and Lockouts in the Industrial Disputes in which Lockouts were preceded / succeeded by Strikes during the Year 2006 (By States)

55

Table-2(VI)

Details of major Industrial Disputes (i.e. Strikes and Lockouts involving a Time-loss of 50,000 or more man-days) during the year 2006

56

Table-2(VII)(a)

Industrial Disputes Classified by Causes (State and Central Spheres) during the Year 2006

58

 

Graph-VII - Cause-wise Comparison of Mandays Lost Due to Strikes and Lockouts during the Years 2005 and 2006

59

Table-2(VII)(b)

Industrial Disputes Classified by Causes (Central Sphere) during the Year 2006

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Table-2(VII)(c)

Industrial Disputes Classified by Causes (State Sphere) during the Year 2006

60

Table-2(VII)(d)

Lockouts Classified by Causes during the Year 2006

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Table-2(VII)(e)

Strikes Classified by Causes in the State Sphere during the Year 2006

62

Table-2(VIII)

Terminated Disputes by Duration during the Year 2006

63

Table-2(IX)

Terminated Disputes Classified by Method of Settlement and Result during the Year 2006

63

Table-2(X)

All -India Strikes / Lockouts during the year 2006 

64

CHAPTER-3 Industrial Disputes in the Public Sector  

   Table-3(I)(a)

Industrial Disputes (All Strikes and Lockouts) in Public Sector (both in State and Central Sphere) during the Year 2006 (By Months)

65

Table-3(I)(b)

Industrial Disputes in Public Sector (Strikes and Lockouts in the Central Sphere) during the Year 2006 (By Months)

65

Table-3(I)(c)

Industrial Disputes in Public Sector (Strikes and Lockouts in the State Sphere) during the Year 2006 (By Months)

66

Table-3(I)(d)

Strikes in Public Sector during the Year 2006 (By Months)

66

Table-3(I)(e)

Strikes in Public Sector (Central Sphere) during the Year 2006  (By Months)

67

Table-3(I)(f)

Strikes in the Public Sector (State Sphere) during the Year 2006  (By Months)

67

Table-3(II)(a)

Industrial Disputes (All Strikes and Lockouts) in the Public Sector (Central and State Spheres) during the Year 2006 (By States)

68

Table-3(II)(b)

Strikes in the Public Sector (Central and State Spheres) during the Year 2006

 (By States)

69

Table-3(II)(c)

Industrial Disputes in the Public Sector (Central Sphere) during the Year 2006  (By States)

70

Table-3(II)(d)

Strikes in the Public Sector (Central Sphere) during the Year 2006 (By States)

71

Table-3(II)(e)

Strikes in the Public Sector (State Sphere) during the Year 2006 (By States)

72

Table-3(III)(a)

Industrial Disputes in the Public Sector (All Disputes) Classified by Industries during the Year 2006

73

Table-3(III)(b)

Strikes in Public Sector Classified by Industries during the Year 2006

74

Table-3(III)(c)

Industrial Disputes in Public Sector Undertakings in the Central Sphere during the Year 2006 (By Industry Groups)

75

Table-3(IV)(a)

Industrial Disputes in Public Sector Classified by Causes during the Year 2006

76

Table-3(V)

Terminated Disputes in the Public Sector by Duration during the Year 2006

76

CHAPTER-4 Political / Sympathetic Strikes and Disputes due to reasons other than Disputes   

Table-4(I)

Political / Sympathetic Strikes during the Year 2006 (By Months and Spheres)

77

Table-4(II)

Political / Sympathetic Strikes during the Year 2006 (By States and Spheres)

77

Table-4(III)

State-wise and Cause-wise Number of disputes due to reasons Other than Industrial Disputes, Workers Affected thereby and Mandays Lost during the Year 2006 (By States)

78

Table-4(IV)

Industry-wise Number of disputes due to reasons other than Industrial Disputes, Workers Affected thereby and Man-days Lost during the Year 2006

80

CHAPTER-5 Closures  

Table-5(I)

Number of Permanent Closures and Workers Affected therein during the years 1996-2006

82

Graph-VIII No. of Permanent Closures

 

Graph IX -  No. of Workers Affected due to Closures

83-84

Table-5(I)(a)

State and Cause-wise Number of Permanent Closures and Workers  Affected

85

 

Graph-X - State-wise Number of Workers Affected due to Permanent Closures during 2006

88

Table-5(I)(b)  

State and Industry-wise Number of Permanent Closures and Workers Affected

89

Table-5(I)(c)

Industry and Cause-wise Number of Permanent Closures and Workers Affected

92

Table-5(I)(d)

State-wise  Number of Permanent Closures and Workers Affected by Sectors and Spheres

95

Table-5(I)(e)

Cause-wise Number of Permanent Closures and Workers Affected by Sectors and Spheres

96

Table-5(I)(f)

Industry-wise Number  of Permanent Closures and Workers Affected by Sectors and Spheres

97

Table-5(I)(g)

Month-wise  Number of Permanent Closures and Workers Affected

98

  

CHAPTER-6:   Retrenchments

 

Table-6(I)

Number of Units Effecting Retrenchment and Workers Retrenched therein during the years 1996-2006

99

  Graph-XI- Workers Affected due to Retrenchments  

 

Graph- XII No. of Units  Retrenched during the years 2001-2006

100-101

Table-6(I)(a)

State and Cause-wise Number of Cases of Retrenchments and Workers Retrenched

102

   Graph-XIII State-wise No. of Workers Affected due to Retrenchment during 2006

103

Table-6(I)(b)

State and  Industry-wise Number of Cases of Retrenchments and  Workers Retrenched

104

Table-6(I)(c)

Industry and Cause-wise Number of Cases of Retrenchments and Workers Retrenched

106

Table-6(I)(d)

State-wise Number of Cases of Retrenchments and Workers Retrenched by Sectors and Spheres       107
Table-6(I)(e)

Cause-wise Number of Cases of Retrenchments and Workers Retrenched by Sectors and Spheres

108

Table-6(I)(f)

Industry-wise  Number of Cases of Retrenchments and Workers Retrenched by Sectors and Spheres

109

Table-6(I)(g)

Month-wise Number of Cases of Retrenchments and Workers Retrenched

110

 

CHAPTER-7:                       Lay-Offs

 

Table-7(I)

Number of Units Effecting Lay-off, Workers Laid-off and Mandays lost therein during the years 1996-2005

111

 

Graph-XIV -  Yeaar-wise Mandays Lost due to Lay-offs during 2006

112

Table-7(I)(a)

State and Cause-wise Number of Cases of Lay-off, Workers Laid-off and  Man-days Lost

113

 

Graph-XV -  State-wise Mandays Lost due to Lay-offs during 2006

116

Table-7(I)(b)

State and Industry-wise Number of Cases of Lay-off, Workers Laid-off and Man-days Lost

117

Table-7(I)(c)

Industry and Cause-wise Number of Cases of Lay-off, Workers Laid-off and Man-days Lost

119

Table-7(I)(d)

State-wise Number of Cases of Lay-off, Workers Laid-off and Man-days Lost by Sectors and Spheres

122

Table-7(I)(e)

Cause-wise Number of Cases of Lay-off, Workers Laid-off  and Mys Lost by Sectors and Spheres

124

Table-7(I)(f)

Industry-wise Number of Cases of Lay-off, Workers Laid-off  and Man-days Lost by Sectors and Spheres

126

Table-7(I)(g)

Month-wise Number of Cases of Lay-off, Workers Laid-off and Man-days Lost

128

 

Graph-XVI - Month-wise No. of Mandays Lost in State and Central Spheres during the year 2005

129

ANNEXURES 

Annexure-I

National Industrial Classification 1998

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Annexure-II

Proforma for submission of voluntary returns under Industrial Disputes Act, 1947 by the states to Labour Bureau by 25th of the succeeding month

139

Annexure-III

Proforma for submission of returns on Closure, Retrenchment and Lay-off from State to Labour Bureau

144

Annexure-IV

A List of Officers and Officials of Labour Bureau Shimla associated with the Publication

147