Selected State-wise Distribution in Percentage of Area
 under Jute and Mesta for Scheduled Tribes in India

(1990-1991)

States

Irrigated

Unirrigated

Total

Andhra Pradesh

Neg.

4.4

4.2

Arunachal Pradesh

-

Neg.

Neg.

Assam

25.0

13.3

12.5

Bihar

Neg.

6.7

6.2

Gujarat

Neg.

2.2

2.1

Orissa

Neg.

Neg.

Neg.

Rajasthan

Neg.

2.2

2.1

Tripura

Neg.

33.3

31.2

Uttar Pradesh

-

-

-

West Bengal

75.0

37.8

41.7

All UTs

-

-

-

India

100.0

100.0

100.0

Abbr. : Neg. : Negligible.
Source : Report on Agricultural Census 1990-91, Department of Agriculture
             and Co-Operation, Ministry of Agriculture, Govt. of India.

Year: Period of fiscal year in India is April to March, e.g. year shown as 1990-91 relates to April 1990 to March 1991.

Units: (a) 1 Lakh (or Lac) = 100000.                               

(b) 1 Crore (or Cr.) = 10000000.

Some part of the footnotes/units may not be applicable for this table