The basic function of the Division is to formulate Perspective Plans for the State. The functions and objectives of the Division are as follows:-
Formulation of long term development perspective for the overall economy as well as its different sectors.
Formulation ofFive Year Plans, Annual Plans,mid term appraisaland Plan budget for the following sectors/sub sectors
General Economic Services
Secretariat Economic Services
Economic Advice and Statistics
Other General Economic Services
Stationery and Printing
Preparation of analytical review on the following sectors for the Economic Review(English & Malayalam versions) to be presented
along with the state budget.
Demography and Income
Preparing draft reply to the LA Interpellations on the subjects assigned to this division
Undertaking studies on different subjects as and when entrusted to the Division
Appraisal of projects.
Conducting Workshops and Seminars
Monitoring of Schemes.
Constitution of Working groups and need based task force
Mid-term appraisal of schemes and programs
Continuous online monitoring of schemes for reviewing programs
Preparing Reports and Review Notes , Meeting Decisions of various level meetings