# DA for Central Govt Employees Latest News 2023

## The announcement of 4% DA hike from July 2023

The expectation on DA for Central Government Employees latest News 2023 on Rate of DA from July 2023 will be declared soon

The Union Cabinet will decide to increase the rate of DA from 42% to 46% with effect from 1st July 2023. On account of this increase, DA arraers for 3 months will be paid to all Central Government employees. Calculate your Arrears

## DA for Central Govt Employees Latest News 2023

According to CPI average, the rate of DA will be enhanced by 4% from existing 46% with effect from 1st July 2023. After the approval of Union cabinet, the total DA for Central Government employees will be paid @ 46% w.e.f. 1.7.2023

## DA Announcement by Central Government latest News

The announcement of DA by Central Government usually will be made in the second week of March for DA enhancement from January of the year. Like wise the announcement of DA hike for July should have been made in the second week of September.

The Union Cabinet under the Chairmanship of Prime Minister will give its approval for the proposal of releasing additional instalment of DA from January and July of every year.

This year, as per the AICPIN average for the 12 Months from July 2022 to June 2023, the rate of DA to be paid from July 2023 will be 46%

## Expected DA from January 2024

The expected DA from January 2024 will be a big surprise for all Central Government employees. Particularly this DA if increases by 4 Percentage, then additional benefit can also be expected in some allowances. The HRA , CEA and TA/DA allowances will be increased

### DA calculator from January 2024

AICPIN from January 2023 to December 2023 is required to calculate the exact rate of DA from January 2024. however the DA calculator from January 2024 will calculate the expected DA approximately by assuming the AICPIN for months yet to be released. Calculate here

## Dearness Allowance table from 2016 to 2023

Since 2016, the rate of rise in DA is not encouraging. The maximum increase is 5% and minimum is 1%

## DA Calculation Formula

There are three main factors which determine the increase in percentage of DA and Calculator for DA

1. DA calculation Formula
2. AICPIN for Industrial Workers
3. Base Average Index

### Formula for DA calculation

The DA calculation formula is given below

### AICPIN for Industrial Workers-DA for Central Govt Employees Latest News 2023

The Consumer Price Index for Industrial Workers (CPI-IW) is an important statistical/economic indicator. It was first introduced on scientific lines with base 1960=100 which was based on the results of Family Living Survey conducted in 1958-59 at 50 industrially important centres. The series was then, updated on base 1982=100 and a revision in 1999-2000 has further updated the base on 2001=100. The current series of CPI-IW with base year 2001=100 covers 78 industrially important centers spread across the country

### Base Average Index

After neutralization of DA to revise the Pay and Allowance in Every Pay Commission, the Base Average Index will be modified taking into the account of 12 Months AICPIN points of previous year to neutralization of DA

1. From 1996 onwards, the average base Index was 306.33 (with base 1982=100)

How 306.33 was arrived?
To calculate the DA in Fifth pay commission, the 12 Month Average of AICPIN for the year 1995 was taken. The 12 months AICPIN Average of 1995 was 306.33

1. From 2006 onwards, the Average Base Index is 115.76 (with Base 2001 = 100)

How 115.76 was arrivedâ€¦?
The Government has developed a new series with base 2001, with effect from January 2006. Back data series with base 2001 can be generated using linking factor 4.63

So the AICPIN Average of 2005 (with base 1982=100) i.e 536 had to be modified using linking factor 4.63 to adopt the new series in DA calculation. Thus the Base Index Number 115.76 was arrived

### 7th Pay Commission Base Index

As the 7th Pay commission recommendations will be implemented with effect from 1.1.2016, the AICPIN average of 2005 will be the Base Index for calculation of DA for 7th Pay Commission

## DA calculation Formula in 7th Pay Commission

Expected DA Calculation formula in 7th Py Commission with revised Base Average Index is given below

All the information on DA for Central Govt Employees Latest News 2023 will be provided here. keep watching this page for latest updates about Dearness Allowance

### Month wise AICPIN and DA table from January 2016 to January 2022

 Month Year AICPIN Monthly DA% Increase Jan 2016 269 0.48 Feb 2016 267 0.92 Mar 2016 268 1.37 Apr 2016 271 1.85 May 2016 275 2.39 June 2016 277 2.90 July 2016 280 3.44 August 2016 278 3.89 Sept 2016 277 4.24 Oct 2016 278 4.53 Nov 2016 277 4.75 Dec 2016 275 4.94 Jan 2017 274 5.10 Feb 2017 274 5.32 March 2017 275 5.55 April 2017 277 5.74 May 2017 278 5.83 June 2017 280 5.93 July 2017 285 6.09 Aug 2017 285 6.31 Sept 2017 285 6.57 Oct 2017 287 6.79 Nov 2017 288 7.14 Dec 2017 286 7.49 Jan 2018 288 8.00 Feb 2018 287 8.41 Mar 2018 287 8.80 Apr 2018 288 9.15 May 2018 289 9.50 June 2018 291 9.85 July 2018 301 10.36 Aug 2018 301 10.87 Sept 2018 301 11.38 Oct 2018 302 11.86 Nov 2018 302 12.30 Dec 2018 301 12.78 Jan 2019 307 13.40 Feb 2019 307 14.03 Mar 2019 309 14.73 Apr 2019 312 15.50 May 2019 314 16.30 Jun 2019 316 17.09 Jul 2019 319 17.67 Aug 2019 320 18.27 Sep 2019 322 18.94 Oct 2019 325 19.68 Nov 2019 328 20.50 Dec 2019 330 21.43 Jan 2020 330 22.16 Feb 2020 328 22.83 Mar 2020 326 23.37 Apr 2020 329 23.92 May 2020 330 24.43 Jun 2020 332 24.94 Jul 2020 336 25.48 Aug 2020 338 26.05 Sep 2020 118.1 26.63 Oct 2020 119.5 27.24 Nov 2020 119.9 27.79 Dec 2020 118.8 28.18 Jan 2021 118.2 28.50 Feb 2021 119.0 28.97 Mar 2021 119.6 29.56 Apr 2021 120.1 30.10 May 2021 120.6 30.65 Jun 2021 121.7 31.24 Jul 2021 122.8 31.80 Aug 2021 123.0 32.32 Sep 2021 123.3 32.80 Oct 2021 124.9 33.30 Nov 2021 125.7 33.85 Dec 2021 125.4 34.46 Jan 2022 125.1 35.09 Feb 2022 125.0 35.64 Mar 2022 126.0 36.23 Apr 2022 127.7 36.93 May 2022 129.0 37.70 Jun 2022 129.2 38.38 July 2022 129.9 39.04 Aug 2022 130.2 39.70 Sep 2022 131.2 40.43 Oct 2022 132.5 41.13 Nov 2022 132.5 41.75 Dec 2022 132.3 42.39 Jan 2023 132.8 43.09 Feb 2023 132.7 43.80 Mar 2023 133.3 44.47 Apr 2023 134.2 45.07 May 2023 134.7 45.59 Jun 2023 ? ?