Karnataka State
Area, Production and  Yield of major Agricultural crops in Irrigated/Rainfed conditions  during 2010-11
                 
Unit: Area in lakh hects., Prodn. In lakh tonnes (Cotton Prodn. In lakh bales), Yield in Kg/hect.(Sugarcane yield in tonnes/hect.)
Sl. Crop Area Production Yield
No.   Irr. % Rf. % Total Irr. % Rf. % Total Irr. Rf. Pooled
1 Rice 11.83 77 3.56 23 15.39 37.17 83 7.57 17 44.74 3309 2235 3060
2 Jowar 1.17 9 11.28 91 12.44 2.13 16 11.33 84 13.46 1922 1057 1138
3 Ragi 0.38 5 7.50 95 7.88 0.91 6 14.08 94 14.98 2486 1977 2002
4 Maize 5.00 40 7.55 60 12.55 12.01 41 17.24 59 29.25 2606 2402 2482
5 Bajra 0.31 10 2.78 90 3.09 0.40 14 2.53 86 2.92 1333 957 995
6 Wheat 1.44 57 1.10 43 2.55 2.19 73 0.82 27 3.00 1594 799 1241
7 M.Millets 0.00 0 0.24 100 0.24 0.00 0 0.12 100 0.12 0 528 528
  Total Cereals 20.13 37 34.01 63 54.15 54.80 51 53.67 49 108.48 2619 1661 1865
1 Tur 0.00 0 8.92 100 8.92 0.00 0 5.23 100 5.23 0 617 617
2 Bengalgram 1.21 13 8.38 87 9.59 0.93 15 5.14 85 6.07 809 646 667
3 Horsegram 0.00 0 2.21 100 2.21 0.00 0 1.31 100 1.31 0 624 624
4 Blackgram 0.00 0 1.27 100 1.27 0.00 0 0.47 100 0.47 0 390 390
5 Greengram 0.00 0 4.01 100 4.01 0.00 0 1.10 100 1.10 0 289 289
6 Cowpea  0.00 0 0.97 100 0.97 0.00 0 0.43 100 0.43 0 470 470
7 Other Pulses 0.00 0 0.11 100 0.11 0.00 0 0.03 100 0.03 0 298 298
8 Avare 0.00 0 0.83 100 0.83 0.00 0 0.68 100 0.68 0 858 858
  Total Pulses 1.21 4 26.70 96 27.91 0.93 6 14.40 94 15.33 809 568 468
  Total Foodgrains 21.34 26 60.72 74 82.06 55.73 45 68.07 55 123.80 2749 1180 1429
1 Groundnut 2.12 25 6.33 75 8.46 1.91 32 4.10 68 6.00 945 681 747
2 Sesamum 0.00 0 0.19 100 0.19 0.00 0 0.16 100 0.16 0 881 881
3 Sunflower 1.06 26 3.03 74 4.09 0.95 44 1.24 56 2.19 945 430 563
4 Castor 0.00 0 0.19 100 0.19 0.00 0 0.16 100 0.16 0 881 881
5 Niger 0.00 0 0.23 100 0.23 0.00 0 0.70 100 0.70 0 304 304
6 Mustard 0.00 0 0.04 100 0.04 0.00 0 0.01 100 0.01 0 338 338
7 Soyabean 0.00 0 1.68 100 1.68 0.00 0 1.48 100 1.48 0 926 926
8 Safflower 0.00 1 0.55 99 0.55 0.003 1 0.48 99 0.49 1177 930 932
9 Linseed 0.00 0 0.11 100 0.11 0.00 0 0.04 100 0.04 0 353 353
  Total Oilseeds 3.19 21 12.36 79 15.55 2.86 25 8.37 75 11.23 945 713 473
  Cotton 1.31 24 4.16 76 5.47 3.61 31 7.89 69 11.50 492 339 376
  Sugarcane * 4.37 100 0.00 0 4.37 422.77 100 0.00 0 422.77 102 0 102
  Tobacco 0.00 0 1.25 100 1.25 0.00 0 1.37 100 1.37 0 1150 1150
  Grand Total 30.21 28 78.49 72 108.70                
Source: Fully Revised Estimates of Principal Crops in Karnataka for the year 2010-11, of DE&S, Bangalore, * Sugarcane production for the harvested area 4.37lakh ha.