ENVIS Centre, Ministry of Environment & Forest, Govt. of India

Printed Date: Thursday, August 13, 2020

Land Use Pattern of Uttarakhand (2017)

 

Land Use Pattern of Uttarakhand (2017)
 
 
 
Land Use Types
 
Area (in 000’ ha)
Percentage
Total Geographic Area
53,48
 
Reporting area for land utilization
5,992
100
Forests
3,800
63.42
Not available for land cultivation
450
7.51
Permanent pastures and other grazing lands
192
3.20
Land under misc. tree crops and groves
389
6.49
Culturable wasteland
317
5.29
Fallow land other than current fallows
86
1.44
Current fallows
57
0.95
Net area sown
701
11.70
 
   
 
 
 

 

 Source: Forest Survey of India, Dehradun. India State of Forest Report (2017)