வேளாண் துறை, புதுச்சேரி அரசு DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Union Territory of Puducherry

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Classification of Area


The following table gives the nine-fold classification of land utilization and the area under each category with its respective percentage to the total geographical area.

(Area in Hectares)

Head of Classification 2011-12 2012-13 2013-14 2014-15 2015-16 2016-17
Total Geographical area according to Village paper
48651 48561 48561 48561 48561 48561
Forests
399 399 399 399 399 393
Land put to Non-agricultural uses
18316 18547 18597 18963 19285 19386
Barren and un-culturable land
72 72 71 71 71 125
Permanent pastures and other grazing lands
0 0 0 0 0 0
Lands under miscellaneous tree crops and groves not included in net area sown
1194 1182 1157 1189 1158 1163
Culturable waste
4631 4539 4536 4554 4333 4445
Other fallow lands
2062 2458 2706 2872 3094 3091
Current fallows
3848 5323 5770 4757 5274 5039
Net area sown
18129 16131 15415 15850 15037 15009
Total cropped area
27483 26063 25247 26661 25690 25623
Area sown more than once
9354 9932 9832 10811 10655 10614

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