Agro-climatic Zone-wise Geographical Area, Cropped Area and Irrigated Area - 2010-11
Unit: Area in Hectares
Agro-climatic Zone Geo. Area % of Geo. Area Net Cropped Area Gross Cropped Area Net Irrigated Area Gross Irrigated Area % of Gross rainfed area in gross cropped area Normal Annual Rainfall (mm)
North Eastern Transitional Zone 871036 5 627620 728628 75859 80888 89 860
North Eastern Dry Zone 1762604 9 1260510 1519484 287227 362177 76 767
Northern Dry Zone 4783642 25 3395285 4411087 1506244 1879371 57 585
Central Dry Zone 1943830 10 1115813 1340814 280056 350918 74 611
Eastern Dry Zone 1808217 9 849140 918896 208109 254192 72 776
Southern Dry Zone 1739430 9 834908 1045782 393636 470165 55 734
South Transitional Zone 1218029 6 615498 863329 265954 338474 61 869
North Transitional Zone 1194941 6 858933 1151518 189990 236222 79 780
Hilly Zone 2560727 13 698733 765637 162782 183241 76 2209
Coastal Zone 1167380 6 266218 316963 118139 120627 62 2893
KARNATAKA STATE 19049836 100 10522658 13062138 3487996 4276275 67 1152
Area In Lakh ha. 190.50   105.23 130.62 34.88 42.76    
Source: Annual Season & Crop Report 2010-11 of Directorate of Economics & Statistics.