Largest Crop Producing States In India

Largest Crop Producing States In India

Three Largest Producing States of Important Crops during 2016-17

Production: Million Tonnes

I. Foodgrains

Rice

States Production % Share in All India Production
West Bengal 15.09 13.70
Uttar Pradesh 12.95 11.76
Punjab 11.03 10.01
All – India 110.15 100.00
Wheat
Uttar Pradesh 30.06 30.55
Madhya Pradesh 17.94 18.24
Punjab 16.44 16.71
All – India 98.38 100.00

Maize

Maharashtra 3.80 14.47
Karnataka 3.26 12.41
Madhya Pradesh 3.17 12.07
All – India 26.26 100.00
Total Nutri Cereals
Maharashtra 6.96 15.75
Rajasthan 6.78 15.34
Karnataka 5.22 11.81
All – India 44.19 100.00
Total Pulses
Madhya Pradesh 6.25 27.23
Maharashtra 3.81 16.60
Rajasthan 3.06 13.33
All – India 22.95 100.00
Total Foodgrains
Uttar Pradesh 49.14 17.83
Madhya Pradesh 32.98 11.96
Punjab 27.99 10.15
All – India 275.68 100.00
II .Oilseeds
Groundnut
Gujarat 3.16 41.80
Rajasthan 1.14 15.08
Andhra Pradesh 0.71 9.39
All – India 7.56 100.00
Rapeseed & Mustard
Rajasthan 3.71 46.49
Madhya Pradesh 0.92 11.53
Haryana 0.90 11.28
All – India 7.98 100.00
Soybean
Madhya Pradesh 7.08 51.34
Maharashtra 4.77 34.59
Rajasthan 1.13 8.19
All – India 13.79 100.00
Sunflower
Karnataka 0.10 41.67
Andhra Pradesh 0.02 8.75
Bihar 0.02 8.33
All – India 0.24 100.00
Total Oilseeds
Madhya Pradesh 8.68 27.04
Rajasthan 6.31 19.66
Maharashtra 5.26 16.39
All – India 32.10 100.00



Largest Crop Producing States In India

Three Largest Producing States of Important Crops during 2016-17

Production: Million Tonnes

III. Other Cash
Sugarcane
Uttar Pradesh 144.78 47.20
Maharashtra 50.64 16.51
Karnataka 23.54 7.67
All – India 306.72 100.00
Cotton @
Maharashtra 10.62 32.09
Gujarat 8.22 24.84
Telangana 2.93 8.85
All – India 33.09 100.00
Jute & Mesta$
West Bengal 7.86 75.11
Bihar 1.68 16.06
Assam 0.83 7.93
All – India 10.60 100.00

Note:*Production Estimates are as per 4th Advance Estimates

@: Production in million bales of 170 kg. each.

$ : Production in million bales of 180 kg. each.

Source: Directorate of Economics and Statistics, DAC&FW

Updated: 2019-01-18 — 9:49 pm

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  1. In the Examination on which data basis questions will give.? Advance estimates data is useful or not.?
    I have 2018 agricultural statistical data included 4th advance estimate. In this for agricultural schemes in 2018-19 budget they given budget and revised budget. What is the difference between them. ? And can we prepare based on 4th advance estimates data.?

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