Uber India created an estimated Rs. 44,600 crore in financial worth for the Indian financial system final yr, in keeping with a report. The ride-hailing service reportedly contributed practically 0.8 p.c of the nation’s generated Rs. 1.5 lakh crore in shopper surplus in 2021. The report additionally discovered that 96 p.c of riders mentioned an necessary motive for utilizing the service was the comfort it provided. The corporate lately bought its 7.8 p.c stake in Zomato for round Rs. 3,100 crore through a block deal, in keeping with a report.
Based on a report by Public First, commissioned by Uber, the corporate generated an financial worth of Rs. 44,600 crore within the yr 2021, PTI reported on Wednesday. The report was generated based mostly on the agency’s payouts to drivers, their spending on autos, and extra earnings.
Whereas the trip hailing service, which is out there in main cities within the nation, created Rs. 1.5 lakh crore in shopper surplus final yr, it contributed 0.8 p.c of the nation’s GDP, in keeping with the Uber 2021 India Financial Impression Report by Public First.
Drivers additionally earn an estimated Rs. 1,700 crore a yr by way of Uber, which is 49 p.c greater than the following finest job various, as per the report.
The report additionally states that riders within the nation save over 16.8 crore hours a yr, and that 96 p.c of customers mentioned an necessary motive for utilizing the service was the comfort it provided.