Agriculture Statistics:Pulse Crops
Year Wise Cultivated Area (Lakh ha) & Production (Lakh MT) and Yield (MT/ha) of Pulse Crops
Name of Crops 2011-12 2012-13 2013-14
Area (Lakh ha) Production (Lakh MT) Yield (MT/ha) Area (Lakh ha) Production (Lakh MT) Yield (MT/ha) Area (Lakh ha) Production (Lakh MT) Yield (MT/ha)
Lentil 1.59 1.76 1.11 1.65 2.10 1.27 1.82 2.32 1.28
Chick Pea/Gram 0.07 0.08 1.15 0.09 0.10 1.05 0.08 0.09 1.09
Mungbean
(Winter)
1.21 0.90 0.75 1.20 1.10 0.92 1.21 1.16 0.96
Mungbean
(Summer)
0.49 0.55 1.12 0.45 0.55 1.22 0.52 0.65 1.25
Total Mungbean 1.70 1.45 0.86 1.65 1.65 1.00 1.73 1.81 1.04
Black Gram 0.49 0.46 0.95 0.45 0.46 1.02 0.44    
Grass Pea 2.58 2.34 0.91 2.66 2.70 1.02 2.93    
Pea 0.09 0.09 1.02 0.10 0.12 1.21 0.11    
Pigion Pea 0.01 0.01 1.10 0.01 0.01 1.17 0.01    
Cow Pea 0.45 0.45 1.01 0.46 0.54 1.15 0.37    
Total Pulse 6.97 6.65 0.95 7.07 7.67 1.09 7.48    

Year

Gram

 

 

(’000 tons)

Mung bean

 

 

(’000 tons)

Lentil

 

 

(’000 tons)

Kheshari

 

 

(’000 tons)

Mashkalai

 

 

(’000 tons)

Felon

 

 

(’000 tons)

Chick Pea
(’000 tons)

2005-06

14.0

89.0

125.0

241.0

72.0

30.0

15.0

2006-07

13.0

84.0

130.0

236.0

70.0

32.0

16.0

2007-08

10.0

121.0

112.0

174.0

76.0

31.0

12.0

2008-09

9.0

110.0

112.0

221.0

86.0

32.0

13.0

2009-10 (Target)

15.0

177.0

125.0

225.0

80.0

35.0

10.0

Source : Department of Agricultural Extension (DAE)