Functions of Labour Bureau
Labour Bureau is responsible for the collation, collection and publication of statistics and related information on wages, earnings, productivity, absenteeism, labour turn-over, industrial relations, working and living conditions and evaluation of working of various labour enactments etc. It is a storehouse of important economic indicators like Consumer Price Index Numbers for Industrial, Agricultural and Rural Labourers; wage rate indices and data on industrial relations, socio-economic conditions in the organized and unorganised sector of industry etc. The functions/activities of Labour Bureau can be classified under three major heads:
- Labour Intelligence
- Labour Research
- Monitoring and evaluation studies under the Minimum Wages Act 1948.
For More information, Please visit the Website http://labourbureau.gov.in