வேளாண் மற்றும் விவசாயிகள் நலத்துறை DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE & FARMERS WELFARE Government 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 2017-18
Total Geographical area according to Village paper
48651 48561 48561 48561 48561 48561 48561
Forests
399 399 399 399 399 393 393
Land put to Non-agricultural uses
18316 18547 18597 18963 19285 19386 19525
Barren and un-culturable land
72 72 71 71 71 125 125
Permanent pastures and other grazing lands
0 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 1206
Culturable waste
4631 4539 4536 4554 4333 4445 4510
Other fallow lands
2062 2458 2706 2872 3094 3091 3428
Current fallows
3848 5323 5770 4757 5274 5039 4301
Net area sown
18129 16131 15415 15850 15037 15009 15123
Total cropped area
27483 26063 25247 26661 25690 25623 25970
Area sown more than once
9354 9932 9832 10811 10655 10614 10807

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