One of the highlights of the 40th Annual General Meeting of Reliance Industries was Chairman Mukesh Ambani's number crunching that effectively showed the span of the company's success arc.
Here are the numbers:
330,000: Reliance Industries turnover has grown from Rs 70 crores in 1977 to over Rs 330,000 crores today - an increase of nearly 4700 times.
30,000: Net profit has grown from Rs 3 crores to nearly Rs 30,000 crores in the same period – a growth of over 10000 times.
700,000: Total assets have increased from Rs 33 crores to over Rs 700,000 crores and a multiple of over 20,000 times.
5 lakh crore: Market capitalization has multiplied from ten crores to five lakh crores. An exponential growth of fifty thousand times and a compounded growth rate in excess of 32 percent.
1600: One thousand rupees invested in Reliance shares in 1977 is today worth Rs 16,54,503 - over 1,600 times more valuable. This means that your money has doubled every two and a half years over the past 40 years.
3500: There were 3,500 employees in 1977. Today all businesses together employ over 250,000 people
40: Reliance@40 – Four Decades of Value Creation. This year marks the 40th anniversary since our IPO
125: Has over 125 million customers
10: Jio was launched 10 months ago
170: In less than 170 days, more than 100 million customers signed up for Jio's services
7: Jio added 7 customers per second every single day
12: Will ensure that India's 4G coverage will be more than its 2G coverage in the next 12 months
50: Making voice free for 50 crore feature phone users
153: Introduces an unlimited data plan for Jio Phone users at Rs 153 per month
53: Unlimited sachets at Rs 53 for a week and Rs 23 for 2 days
250: Jio users consistently make more than 250 crore minutes of voice and video calls every single day
120: In just 6 months of Jio's launch, data consumption in India went from 20 crore GB to 120 crore GB per month and has been multiplying ever since
125: Customers are consuming over 125 crore GB of data every month, including 165 crore hours of high-speed video every month, making Jio the largest mobile video network
155: Before Jio's launch, India was 155th in the world in mobile broadband penetration.
1: India is number 1 in mobile data consumption and on its way to becoming number 1 in mobile broadband penetration, in the coming months
100 : Has more than 100 million paying Jio Prime customers
309: Most customers have recharged on Jio's Rs 309 or higher plans
78: There are 78 crore mobile phones in India and of these, more than 50 crore feature phone users who have been left out of the digital revolution
10,000: Plans to have over 10,000 Jio offices, across every city and tehsil town of India
10: Over ten lakh physical retail outlets that sell Jio services
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Updated Date: Jul 21, 2017 18:30 PM