District Profile

GEOGRAPHICAL POSITION
Geographic latitude and longitude Coordinates
North Latitude Between 10° 05’ and 10° 09’
East Longitude Between 77° 30’ and 78° 20’

AREA AND POPULATION
** 1991 Census 2001 Census 2011 Census
Area (Sq.Km) ** ** 6266.64
Population ** ** 2159775

 

TEMPERATURE (in Celsius)
** Maximum Minimum
Plains 34.3 22.5
Hill Stations 22.0 8.0

RAINFALL (in mm)
** Normal Actual
North East Monsoon 399.2 741.2
South West Monsoon 251.4 247.5

AGRICULTURE
Detail Area
Total Cultivated Area (Hec.) 2,61,758
Net Area Sown (Hec.) 8253


Area and Production of Principal Crops
** Area (Hec.) Production (Tonnes)
Paddy 23735 8378
Millets and Other Cereals 81610 11011
Pulses 27135 37310
Sugarcane (Gur) 7014 8136
Groundnut 22070 580441
Gingelly 1459 655091
Cotton (BL) 1999 5657