Per capita income rises to $ 1254: Economic Survey
ISLAMABAD, Jun 2 (APP): Pakistan’s per capita income in dollar term has risen to $ 1254 in 2010-11 from $ 1073, showing tremendous increase of 16.9 percent. According to the Economic Survey launched by the Ministry of Finance  here on Thursday, the increase is mainly because of stable exchange rate  as well as higher growth in normal GNP. Real private consumption rose by 7.0 per cent as against 4.0 per cent attains last year. However, gross fixed capital formation lost its strong  growth momentum and real fixed investment growth contracted by 0.4 per cents against the contraction of 6.1 percent in last fiscal year. 
The total investment has declined from 22.5 percent of GDP in 2006-07 to 13.4 per cent of GDP in 2010-11.    
The national savings rate has decreased to 13.8 percent of GDP in  2010-11 as against 15.4 percent of GDP in 2010-11.