Some Data Relating to Displacement

Number of People Displaced

85.4 lakh tribals between 1951 and 19901

 213 lakh overall (tribals and non-tribals) between 1951 and 19902

21.20 lakh ST's rehabilitated between 1951 and 19904

1 Data sourced from Planning Commission and given by Ministry of Tribal Affairs to the Standing Committee on Labour and Welfare of the Thirteenth Lok Sabha, as stated in the Committee's 28th Report submitted on 18.12.2002.

2 Data sourced from Report of the Steering Groups on Empowerment of STs for the Tenth Five Year Plan, and given by Ministry of Tribal Affairs to the Standing Committee on Labour and Welfare of the Thirteenth Lok Sabha, as stated in the Committee's 28th Report submitted on 18.12.2002.

4 Data sourced from Planning Commission and given by Ministry of Tribal Affairs to the Standing Committee on Labour and Welfare of the Thirteenth Lok Sabha, as stated in the Committee's 28th Report submitted on 18.12.2002.