West Bengal State Marketing Board
Ninefold Classification of Land in West Bengal by District -Contd
Land put to Non-agricultural Users (In Thousand Hectares)
District 1980-81 1995-96 2000-01 2002-03 2003-04 2004-05 2006
123 4 5 67 8
West Bengal*1302.83 1601.46 1567.36 1548.38 1604.98 1608.99 1674.24
Burdwan 122.12 178.74 167.49 182.86 181.27 182.62 195.95
Birbhum 49.20 95.22 81.84 86.62 86.64 90.81 91.77
Bankura 69.39 128.22 121.71 109.62 130.47 142.19 143.99
Midnapore East 191.41 265.37 104.11 107.20 85.24 91.70 90.60
Midnapore West .... .... 134.48 141.74 163.19 146.07 158.46
Howrah 38.95 38.01 41.91 45.41 46.27 43.77 46.87
Hooghly 63.43 76.97 74.60 78.12 82.68 80.54 84.65
North 24- parganas .... 108.27 101.74 102.51 112.04 117.96 114.47
South 24- parganas 317.35 130.58 136.70 136.83 130.64 125.95 129.75
Nadia 52.54 71.28 75.93 71.65 69.99 74.71 80.54
Murshidabad 84.55 106.45 114.24 117.81 117.28 120.28 120.79
Uttar Dinajpur 47.69 60.96 30.89 29.57 29.72 30.56 32.07
Dakshin Dinajpur .... .... 28.33 26.92 24.13 25.61 28.20
Malda 59.40 63.65 84.82 84.76 84.64 84.06 83.58
Jalpaiguri 81.58 100.59 93.66 62.17 82.60 76.44 78.08
Darjeeling 9.76# 31.53 41.17 28.72 27.45 33.79 32.78
Cooch Behar 46.23 60.05 50.33 46.73 59.09 56.66 60.79
Purulia 69.23 85.27 83.41 89.14 91.64 84.75 100.87
Note-
#--->> Siliguri Sub- Division only
* --->> Excluding Kolkata