District Profile

No. of Block : 6 (Vikasnagar, Kalsi, Raipur, Doiwala, Sahaspur,Chakrata)

Total Population : 1025679

Male : 556432

Female : 469247

SC : 13746

ST : 8408

Literacy (%) average : 69.5%

Male : 77.8%

Female : 59.3%

Land Use Pattern of the district

Geographical area : 3088 sq. kms

Total cultivated area : 316135 ha

Net sown area : 52667 ha

Forest land : 211691 ha

Agricultural fallow : 13889 ha

Pasture land : 32 ha

Usar & Agricultural waste land : 2076 ha

Area sown in :

Kharif : 44157 ha

Rabi : 30701 ha

Zaid : 2507ha

Total irrigated area : 24246 ha

Cropping intensity : 148%

Rainfall (Average) : 2315.4 mm

Temperature :

Maximum : 40.1°C

Minimum : 1.0°C