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

Printed Date: Saturday, August 15, 2020

State/UT wise Bamboo Bearing area (2019)

 

State/UT wise Bamboo bearing area under different classes in Recorded Forest Area
 
                                                                                                   (area in sq. km)
S.No.
States/UT
Pure Bamboo
Dense
Scattered
Bamboo present but clumps completely hacked
Regeneration crop
1.
Andhra Pradesh
424
3,180
2,975
71
353
2.
Arunachal Pradesh
417
3,389
10,904
0
271
3.
Assam
204
2,350
7,664
0
307
4.
Bihar
0
121
975
40
0
5.
Chhattisgarh
637
1,698
6,056
531
2,333
6.
Goa
0
197
112
11
98
7.
Gujarat
69
891
2,124
69
240
8.
Haryana
0
24
48
0
0
9.
Himachal Pradesh
150
200
250
0
50
10.
Jharkhand
0
103
2,601
550
869
11.
Karnataka
196
1,304
6,008
0
2,673
12.
Kerala
141
563
1,958
0
187
13.
Madhya Pradesh
700
4,358
12,539
1,167
2,103
14.
Maharashtra
810
2,543
8,261
1,762
2,032
15.
Manipur
0
1,383
6,862
995
663
16.
Meghalaya
140
467
4,803
0
0
17.
Mizoram
0
1,370
2,106
0
0
18.
Nagaland
227
1,137
2,730
75
115
19.
Odisha
56
1,351
9,788
407
225
20.
Punjab
0
113
142
0
0
21.
Rajasthan
0
215
547
550
562
22.
Sikkim
141
94
894
0
47
23.
Tamil Nadu
0
551
2,024
740
1,042
24.
Telangana
0
1,683
2,463
1,292
0
25.
Tripura
20
617
3,146
0
0
26.
Uttar Pradesh
0
309
926
0
0
27.
Uttarakhand
0
271
1,151
0
67
28.
West Bengal
0
0
816
0
39
29.
Andaman & Nicobar Islands
0
93
1,266
0
455
Total (2019)
4,332
30,575
1,02,139
8,260
14,731
Total as per ISFR 2017
638
40,503
91,411
6,485
17,829
Change w.r.t. ISFR 2017
3,694
-9,928
10,728
1,775
-3,098
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
           
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Note: Information of bamboo density for Chandigarh, Dadar Nagar Haveli, Daman & Diu, Delhi, Lakshadweep, J & K and Puducherry is not given due to inadequate data. The different classes of bamboo are defined in glossary.

Source: Forest Survey of India, Dehradun. India State of Forest Report (2019). Volume 1.