West Bengal State Marketing Board
Area Under Crops by District in West Bengal 2004-2005
District Rape
seed
&
Mus
tard
Lin
seed
Til Other
soil
seeds
Total
soil
seeds
Jute Mesta Cotton Total
Sun
hemp
Total
Fibres
123 4 5 67 8 9 10 11
West
Bengal
457.5 5.3 148.3 62.0673.1 569.28.6 1.0 1.5 580.3
Burdwan 46.5 0.1 7.7 1.8 56.1 12.40.1 .. 0.1 12.6
Birbhum 39.30.7 2.4 0.1 42.5 0.4 .... 0.2 0.6
Bankura12.2 a 19.5 0.4 32.1 0.3a .. 0.2 0.5
Midnapore
East
4.0.. 0.7 13.3 18.0 0.9 .. .. 0.41.1
Midnapore
West
21.7 a53.8 10.5 86.0 5.5a .. .. 5.9
Howrah 0.8.. 2.3 2.35.4 6.2 .. .. a6.2
Hooghly6.5 .. 17.6 9.2 33.3 31.4.. .... 31.4
North 24-
parganas
31.5 0.1 5.8 2.750.9 50.9 0.5 0.2.. 51.6
South 24-
parganas
1.9 .. 2.2 3.9 8.00.8 ..0.8 ..1.6
Nadia83.6 0.4 16.37.4 107.7 115.2 0.1 .. .. 115.3
Murshi
dabad
76.10.5 14.9 0.3 91.8 131.60.2 .... 131.8
Uttar
Dinajpur
37.8 1.1 1.9 0.641.4 63.54.1 .. .. 67.6
Dakshin
Dinajpur
23.3 a .. 0.2 23.5 18.3 2.3 .. .. 20.6
Malda38.3 0.3 0.10.6 39.3 23.7 0.6 ..... 24.3
Jalpaiguri 8.80.9 1.4 2.7 13.8 39.9 0.3 .... 40.2
Darjeeling0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.4 2.4 .. .. .. 2.4
Cooch
Behar
23.8 0.9 0.8 4.5 30.0 65.8 0.3.. 0.2 66.3
Purulia 1.3 0.2 0.8 1.4 3.7.. 0.1 .. 0.20.3
a=Less than 50 hectares