Net Sown Area

Gross Cropped Area and Net Cropped Area in India

September 19, 2015

India’s total geographical area is 329 million hectares. Out of this, 195 million hectare is gross cropped area and 141 million hectare is net sown area. On the other hand, net irrigated area is only 65.3 million hectares. Rest of the land is rainfed. Kindly understand the...