DISTRICT WISE DISTRIBUTION OF GEOGRAPHICAL AND FOREST AREAS WITH POPULATION PERCENTAGE AND PER CAPITA FOREST AREAS – FOR THE YEAR 2002-2003

Sl_No

District

Geogra

phical

Area Sq. Kms

Forest Block No

Forest Areas Sq. Kms

Popula

tion in Lakhs 2001 census

Percen

tage To Geographical Areas

Percentage of District Wise Forest Areas to total A P Forest A P

Percapita Forest Areas (ha)

TELANGANA

1.

Adilabad

16,128

235

7,231.89

24.79

44.8

11.32

0.35

2.

Nizamabad

7,956

189

1,812.15

23.43

22.6

2.84

0.09

3.

Medak

9,699

233

905.94

26.62

9.4

1.42

0.04

4.

Rangareddy

7,493

127

730.75

35.07

9.7

1.15

0.03

5.

Hyderabad

217

-

-

36.86

-

-

-

6.

Mahabubnagar

18,432

86

3,032.51

35.07

16.5

4.75

0.10

7.

Nalgonda

14,240

26

836.93

32.38

5.9

1.31

0.03

8.

Karimnagar

11,823

201

2,554.86

34.77

21.6

4.00

0.08

9.

Warangal

12,846

112

3,713.14

32.31

28.8

5.82

0.13

10.

Khammam

16,029

356

8,436.94

25.67

52.6

13.52

0.38

Total

1,14,863

155

29,242.08

306.97

25.46

45.82

0.11

COASTAL ANDHRA

11.

Srikakulam

5,837

79

686.41

25.28

11.9

1.08

0.03

12.

Vizianagaram

6,539

103

1,193.03

22.45

18.83

1.87

0.06

13.

Visakhapatnam

10,807

188

4,411.66

37.90

39.3

6.92

6.13

14.

East Gadavari

11,161

161

3,232.44

48.73

29.9

5.07

0.07

15.

West Godavari

7,742

50

811.66

37.96

10.4

12.73

0.02

16.

Krishna

8,727

60

664.28

42.18

7.6

1.04

0.02

17.

Guntur

11,391

118

1,619.41

44.06

14.2

2.54

0.04

18.

Prakasham

17,626

130

4,424.99

30.55

25.1

6.94

0.16

19.

Nellore

13,076

268

2,519.37

26.60

19.2

3.95

0.8

Total

92,906

1,157

19,563.25

315.70

21.06

30.66

0.07

RAYALASEEMA

20.

Kurnool

17,658

103

3,515.49

35.12

19.8

5.51

0.12

21.

Cuddapah

15,359

154

5,002.95

25.73

32.7

7.84

0.22

22.

Anantapur

19,130

103

1,969.78

36.39

10.3

3.09

0.06

23.

Chittoor

15,152

184

4,520.18

37.35

29.9

7.09

0.14

Total

67,299

544

15,008.40

134.59

22.30

23.52

0.30

ANDHRA PRADESH

2,75,068

3,266

63,813.73

757.27

23.20

100.00

0.10


(Andhra Pradesh Forest Department website: http://forestap.nic.in)