Land Use Pattern in Andhra Pradesh – Socio Economic Survey 2018-19

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In this post, we updated the latest data on Land use Pattern in Andhra Pradesh as per Andhra Pradesh Socio-Economic Survey 2018-19 presented by the Finance Minister of AP – Mr. B. Rajendranath Reddy in the recent budget session. We provided information about what is land use pattern, types of land use in Andhra Pradesh,  area classification as per AP Socio-Economic Survey 2018-19.

Land Use Pattern?

Land use pattern is the arrangement of the uses of the land. The land may be used for agriculture, forest, fallow, barren and uncultivable lands. The factors that affect land use is Climate, Soil, population density, techniques and many more, etc. 

Classification of Land use pattern in Andhra Pradesh?

  1.  Net area sown
  2. Land put non-agricultural uses
  3. Barren and Uncultivable land
  4. Current Fallow Lands
  5. Other Fallow
  6. Cultivable Waste Lands
  7. Remaining land

Area Classification as per AP Economic Survey 2018-19

Total Geographical area of Andhra Pradesh = 162.97 lakh hectares

   1) Net area sown:-

             An area in Lakh Hectares = 60.43

             Percentage to the total geographical area = 37.08%

   2) Forest:-

         An area in Lakh Hectares = 36.88

           Percentage to the total geographical area = 22.63%

   3) Land put non-agricultural uses:-

      An area in Lakh Hectares = 20.58

        Percentage to the total geographical area = 12.63%

   4) Barren and Uncultivable land:-

       An area in Lakh Hectares = 13.45

       Percentage to the total geographical area = 8.25%

   5) Current Fallow Lands:-

      An area in Lakh Hectares = 14.51

       Percentage to the total geographical area = 8.91%

   6) Other Fallow:-

    An area in Lakh Hectares = 9.37

       Percentage to the total geographical area = 5.75%

    7) Cultivable Waste Land:-

     An area in Lakh Hectares = 4.11

       Percentage to the total geographical area = 2.52%

    8) Remaining  Land:-

   An area in Lakh Hectares = 3.64

     Percentage to the total geographical area = 2.23%

 

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