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CBSE 12th Economics Weightage 2023: Check Topic-Wise Weightage Here

Chinmayai Ajay Bobade
Chinmayai Ajay BobadeUpdated On: January 12, 2023 01:25 pm IST
CBSE Class 12 Economics Weightage 2023 divided in a unit-and-topic-wise manner, along with the distribution as per the question type, has been detailed here. Check CBSE 12th marks distribution 2023 for Economics here!
CBSE 12th Economics Weightage 2023

CBSE 12th Economics Weightage 2023: The paper for Economics will be held for a total of 80 marks in theory and 20 marks as project work. The 80 marks of the theory paper are divided into two parts: Part A for 40 marks and Part B for 40 marks. Each part is divided into further sub-topics and assigned marks weightage according to their importance. The question paper will be set as per this distribution and thus, knowing it proves to be extremely using when preparing for CBSE 12th 2023 Economics paper. CBSE 12th 2023 board examinations are to commence on February 15, 2023.

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CBSE 12th Economics 2023: Topic-Wise Weightage

Below is the marks distribution for the CBSE 12th 2023 Economics theory examination:


Unit/Topic Name


Part A

Introductory Macroeconomics

40 marks


National Income and Related Aggregates

10 marks


Money and Banking

6 marks


Determination of Income and Employment

12 marks


Government Budget and the Economy

6 marks


Balance of Payments

6 marks

Part B 

Indian Economic Development

40 marks


Development Experience (1947-90) and Economic Reforms since 1991

12 marks


Current Challenges facing Indian Economy

20 marks


Development Experience of India – A Comparison with Neighbours

8 marks


80 marks

CBSE 12th Economics 2023: Weightage for Project Work

The internal assessment is worth 20 marks, which are distributed as follows:

Project Work


Relevance of the topic

3 marks

Knowledge Content/ Research Work

6 marks

Presentation Technique

3 marks


8 marks

CBSE 12th Economics 2023: Typology of Questions

The weightage distribution is shown below in accordance with the purpose of the questions asked:

Type of Question

Weightage Distribution

Remembering and Understanding

44 marks (55%)


18 marks (22.5%)

Analysing, Evaluating, and Creating

18 marks (22.5%)

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