InvestorQ : Can you tell me about the sector weights of the various industries in Nifty?
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Can you tell me about the sector weights of the various industries in Nifty?

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Tisha Malhotra answered.
1 year ago


The table below captures the Nifty sector weights in free float terms, which is the capital that is freely floating and not locked in with promoters.

Sl. No.

Industry

FF Market Cap (` Crores)

Weightage (%)

1

ALUMINIUM

31,307

0.8

2

AUTO ANCILLARIES

16,497

0.4

3

BANKS

10,25,543

26.3

4

CEMENT

58,325

1.5

5

CIGARETTES

2,17,986

5.6

6

COMMERCIAL VEHICLES

37,866

1.0

7

COMPUTERS - SOFTWARE

4,53,713

11.6

8

DIVERSIFIED

95,238

2.4

9

ENGINEERING-DESIGNING-CONSTRUCTION

1,61,622

4.1

10

GAS TRANSMISSION/MARKETING

28,154

0.7

11

HOUSING FINANCE

3,31,611

8.5

12

INDUSTRIAL MINERALS

36,930

0.9

13

MOTOR CYCLES/SCOOTERS

83,318

2.1

14

OIL EXPLORATION

50,198

1.3

15

PAINTS

50,510

1.3

16

PASSENGER/UTILITY VEHICLES

2,47,071

6.3

17

PHARMACEUTICALS

1,40,813

3.6

18

PORT

27,133

0.7

19

POWER

51,772

1.3

20

POWER - TRANSMISSION

42,462

1.1

21

REFINERIES/MARKETING

3,99,474

10.2

22

SOFTWARE - TELECOM

39,940

1.0

23

STEEL

44,391

1.1

24

TELECOM - EQUIPMENT

26,113

0.7

25

TELECOM - SERVICES

52,594

1.3

26

TV BROADCASTING & SOFTWARE PRODUCTION

31,506

0.8

27

NBFC

41,780

1.1

28

PESTICIDES AND AGROCHEMICALS

26,728

0.7

29

COPPER & COPPER PRODUCTS

51,641

1.3

Total

39,02,240

100.0

As you can see, band and other financials have the highest weightage in the Nifty followed by Information technology and oil which are much lower in weight.