Agricultural Census 2010-11
Farmer Category No.             (lakhs) % Area Operated (lakh ha.) % Average size of holding (ha.)
Marginal  38.49 49 18.51 15 0.48
(Less than 1 Ha.)          
Small  21.38 27 30.20 25 1.41
(1-2 ha.)          
Semi-medium  12.67 16 33.93 28 2.68
(2-4 ha.)          
Medium 5.11 7 29.04 24 5.69
(4-10 ha.)          
Large 0.68 1 9.94 8 14.71
(10 ha. & above)          
Total 78.32 100 121.61 100 1.55
           
Social Group  -  Scheduled Caste
           
Farmer Category No.             (lakhs) % Area Operated (lakh ha.) % Average size of holding (ha.)
Marginal  5.11 56 2.44 23 0.48
Small  2.64 29 3.71 35 1.41
Semi-medium  1.10 12 2.85 27 2.58
Medium 0.27 3 1.45 14 5.48
Large 0.02 0 0.29 3 13.62
Total 9.14 100 10.74 100 1.18
           
Social Group -  Scheduled Tribe
           
Farmer Category No.             (lakhs) % Area Operated (lakh ha.) % Average size of holding (ha.)
Marginal  2.22 47 1.11 16 0.50
Small  1.43 30 2.02 29 1.41
Semi-medium  0.78 16 2.07 29 2.66
Medium 0.26 6 1.46 21 5.59
Large 0.03 1 0.39 6 13.74
Total 4.72561 100 7.05 100 1.49
           
Social Group -  Others
           
Farmer Category No.             (lakhs) % Area Operated (lakh ha.) % Average size of holding (ha.)
Marginal  31.10 48 14.9 14 0.48
Small  17.28 27 24.4 24 1.41
Semi-medium  10.77 17 29.0 28 2.69
Medium 4.57 7 26.0 25 5.70
Large 0.61 1 8.7 8 14.22
Total 64.33 100 103.1 100 1.60
           
Social Group -  Institutional
           
Farmer Category No.             (lakhs) % Area Operated (lakh ha.) % Average size of holding (ha.)
Marginal  0.05896 47 0.02362 3 0.40
Small  0.02174 17 0.03022 4 1.39
Semi-medium  0.01767 14 0.04704 6 2.66
Medium 0.01514 12 0.09190 13 6.07
Large 0.01271 10 0.53592 74 42.17
Total 0.12622 100 0.72870 100 5.77