Business Beacon is a database of time-series. It provides time-series of nearly 10,000 indicators, many with multiple frequencies. The total time-series including the various frequencies are in excess of 25,000. The time-series span the entire length of time for which such series are available.
The product is positioned as a resource for the research community. It has an interactive charting facility and it facilitates automation of repetitive work.
The indicators are obtained from official sources or are generated from CMIE's own databases, such as Prowess or CapEx. The list of indicators can be divided into the following types:
The data are at the all-India level. Geographical distribution such as states, districts, rural or urban is not available in this database.
The database is updated every day with new data releases.