Rajasthan Forest Land


For the State as a whole:

Recorded Forest Area: 32488 sq km, 9.3% of State's geographic area

of which:

Reserved Forests: 37%
Protected Forests: 53%
Unclassed Forests: 10%

(State of Forests Report 2005, Forest Survey of India)

Note the following differing estimate (likely sourced from Revenue Department data)

Forests as a land use: 26,060 sq km, 7.61% of State's geographic data

(Ministry of Agriculture Land Use Statistics 2005)

For a chart of actual forest cover in Rajasthan's forest districts, see the chart in the Rajasthan chapter of the State of Forests Report 2005, Forest Survey of India.
(State of Forests Report 2005, Forest Survey of India)