Government of India 7th CPC Dearness Allowance (DA) calculation – July 2023Edited by: KIRUTHIKA
7th CPC Dearness Allowance (DA) calculation effect on July 2023
The Dearness Allowance (DA) is an increment given by the central government twice a year. It was a vital segment of every Central Government employee. The Dearness Allowance is calculated from basic pay and allotted as a percentage.
Recently, the Government of India has hiked the DA percentage up to 4% from July 2023. The central government employee’s and pensioners’ DA percentage will change from 34% to 38% approved by the cabinet committee.
7th CPC Dearness Allowance (DA) calculation
The rate of DA for this July 2023 DA installment is 38 %. DA percentage is required to calculate the exact Dearness Allowance from July 2023
- The formula to calculate DA rate allowances is, DA rate= basic salary * DA percentage/ 100
By applying formula : Dearness Allowance: (49,000 x 17) / 100 = 8330
2. For calculating the DA percentage in the 7th Pay Commission,
6th CPC DA Percentage = (12 Monthly Average – 115.76) / 115.76 x 100 (ignore decimals)
7th CPC DA Percentage = (12 Monthly Average) – 261.42) / 261.42 x 100(ignore decimals)
AICPIN table from July 2021 to July 2023
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Central Government Pensioners DA calculation
Dearness Relief (DR) is applicable to retired government employees. It was the same as Dearness Allowance (DA). DR is calculated by the basic pension. It was also declared twice a year in the months of March and September.
The formula for DR is, Member’s Monthly Salary = Pensionable salary X Pensionable service / 70
Applying the formula, (15000 * 35 / 70) = Rs. 7,500 per month.
Defense Personnel DA Calculation
7th CPC continues paying MSP (Military Service Pay) for Defense personnel. It was counted as a DA. Military service pay was started in the 6th CPC commission.
The formula for DA Allowances =( basic pay + MSP + Group ‘X’) * percentage / 100.
By applying formula , Dearness Allowance= [(37,000 + 5200 + 3600) x 17) / 100] = 7786
Defense Personnel DA Arrears Calculation
Enter the total amount of Basic Pay + MSP + Group X Pay (if you are eligible for MSP and Group X pay) or enter basic pay plus MSP or enter basic pay plus Group X pay.
Dearness Allowance (DA) Online Calculator
Freezing of Dearness Allowance
The central government employees will get an additional percentage of DA once in six months. This DA percentage is stopped for a certain period is known as the freezing of Dearness Allowance.
Based On the report of the commission,
At the time of implementation of the new pay, The rate of Dearness Allowance would be 125 percent. Now, it was increased by129 percent. DA hike has become important for central government employees and pensioners. The government of India has normalized the cost of living from basic pay and rectified its inflation. It has a great salary booster for employees in central government.