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India: Stock market return, percent: For that indicator, Global Financial Development Database provides data for India from 1980 to 2016. The average value for India during that period was 18.49 percent with a minumum of -24.29 percent in 2001 and a maximum of 96.88 percent in 1992. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: Stock market return is the growth rate of annual average stock market index. Annual average stock market index is constructed by taking the average of the daily stock market indexes available at Bloomberg.