West Bengal State Marketing Board
Ninefold Classification of Land in West Bengal by District -Contd
Misc. Tree Crops and Groves (In Thousand Hectares)
District 1980-81 1995-96 2000-01 2002-03 2003-04 2004-05 2006
123 4 5 67 8
West Bengal* 146.26 78.52 57.05 56.00 55.44 57.87 58.54
Burdwan 6.82 0.83 0.63 0.68 1.04 3.01 1.20
Birbhum 5.08 14.29 0.78 0.63 0.80 0.75 1.57
Bankura 8.21 1.69 0.58 1.56 0.31 0.88 2.13
Midnapore East 41.12 9.86 3.41 4.73 3.11 3.90 3.31
Midnapore West .... .... 7.71 5.91 5.82 6.64 9.93
Howrah 4.33 1.52 1.10 1.68 1.39 0.74 0.94
Hooghly 6.74 2.17 2.29 1.88 1.60 2.30 3.18
North 24- parganas 11.00 2.94 4.35 6.94 5.83 8.71 4.76
South 24- parganas.... 4.48 2.82 2.60 1.90 2.76 3.34
Nadia 10.66 4.34 4.69 3.41 3.47 2.64 3.78
Murshidabad 8.49 9.22 1.19 1.39 3.67 2.00 2.88
Uttar Dinajpur 5.35 3.03 2.49 3.37 2.61 3.23 3.18
Dakshin Dinajpur .... .... 0.58 0.46 0.65 0.67 0.67
Malda 7.38 3.97 3.09 2.99 3.05 3.01 2.99
Jalpaiguri 6.32 8.60 6.51 4.57 7.04 5.07 4.54
Darjeeling 0.70# 1.63 2.50 3.74 3.15 1.94 1.86
Cooch Behar 9.74 8.04 6.09 6.44 8.74 8.97 8.07
Purulia 14.32 1.91 6.24 3.02 1.26 0.82 0.21
Note-
#--->> Siliguri Sub- Division only
* --->> Excluding Kolkata