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This website includes some content that is available in non-HTML format. They might not be visible properly if your browser does not have the required plug-ins. For example, Acrobat Reader software is required to view Adobe Acrobat PDF files. If you do not have this software installed on your computer, you can download it free.

The following lists some plug-ins that you will require. Screen Reader Access

The Directorate of Economics and Statistics (DES), an attached office of the Department of Agriculture and Cooperation, Government of India website complies with World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 level AA. This will enable people with visual impairments access the website using assistive technologies, such as screen readers. The information of the website is accessible with different screen readers, such as JAWS. DES, website complies with World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 level AA. This will enable people with visual impairments access the website using assistive technologies, such as screen readers. The information of the website is accessible with different screen readers.

Various Screen Readers to choose from
Screen Reader Website Free/Commercial
Screen Access For All (SAFA) https://safa-reader.software.informer.com/download/ Free
Non Visual Desktop Access (NVDA) http://www.nvda-project.org Free
System Access To Go http://www.satogo.com Free
Thunder http://www.screenreader.net/index.php?pageid=11 Free
WebAnywhere http://webanywhere.cs.washington.edu/wa.php Free
Hal http://www.yourdolphin.co.uk/productdetail.asp?id=5 Commercial
JAWS http://www.freedomscientific.com/jaws-hq.asp Commercial
Supernova http://www.yourdolphin.co.uk/productdetail.asp?id=169 Commercial
Window-Eyes http://www.gwmicro.com/Window-Eyes Commercial
  Accessibility Statement

We are committed to ensure that “The Directorate of Economics and Statistics (DES)”, an attached office of the Department of Agriculture and Cooperation, Government of India website is accessible to all users irrespective of device in use, technology or ability. It has been built, with an aim, to provide maximum accessibility and usability to its visitors. As a result this website can be viewed from a variety of devices such as Desktop / Laptop computers, web-enabled mobile devices; etc.We have put in our best efforts to ensure that all information on this website is accessible to people with disabilities. For example, a user with visual disability can access this website using assistive technologies, such as screen readers and screen magnifiers.

Using the Search Facility The Search facility is located at the top right hand corner of all the pages. The Basic Search enables you to search for a website using word OR phrase in site Title OR URL.

Accessibility Help Use the accessibility options provided by this Website to control the screen display. These options allow increasing the text spacing, changing the text size and colour scheme for clear visibility and better readability.

Text Size Icons Following different options are provided in the form of icons which are available on the top of each page:
  • Increase text size Increase text size: Allows to increase the text size up to Two levels
  • Decrease text size Decrease text size: Allows to decrease the text size up to Two levels
  • Normal text size: Allows to set default text size

Changing the Colour Scheme Changing the colour scheme refers to applying a suitable background and text colour that ensures clear readability.

There are three options provided to change the colour scheme. These are:
  • Default Contrast Default contrast scheme
  • Yellow Yellow text on Black background
  • Green Text  Green text on Black background
Note: Changing the colour scheme does not affect the images on the screen.  

Last updated : 09-10-2021, 06:03 AM