Land Utilization of Kerala in 2016-17

Category

Area (in Hectares)

Gross cropped area

2584007

Net cropped area

2015482

Cropping intensity

128

Land put to non agricultural uses

441934

Current Fallow (up to 1 yr)

72008

Other fallow land (1 to 5 yrs)

55530

Cultivable waste

101379

 

Area and production of major crops in 2016-17 in Kerala

Crop

Area (in Hect)

Production (in MT)

Paddy

171398

436483

Coconut *

781496

5384

Arecanut

97696

116839

Tapioca

68664

2529729

Banana

57158

489322

Plantain

57140

395806

Jack *

91982

281

Mango

79496

420048

Pappaya

19694

116262

Cashew

41661

27944

Pepper

85207

34065

Ginger (cured)

5151

20478

Turmeric (cured)

2632

6506

Tea

30205

61505

Coffee

84976

63476

Cardamom

39080

17147

Rubber

551050

540400

* Production of coconut and jack fruit in million numbers

 

Last updated on 16-01-2018

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