District - South 24-Parganas,West Bengal

 Geographical location Latitude - 2203345 North, 210290 South

                                                Longitude - 890350 East, 880345 West

Geographical area

 9,96,000 ha

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Forest 

 15,566 ha

Gross cropped area

 5,78,053.5 ha

Cultivable area

 3,68,197 ha

Area under more than crop

 2,18,205 ha

Area under than double crops

 11,150 ha

Net cropped area

 3,68,197 ha

Cropping intensity

 159%

Current fallow area

 35,275 ha

Soil Texture

 Clay, Clay-loam, Sandy-loam

Net irrigated area

 95,695 ha

Annual Rainfall (average)

 1641.2 mm / 1787.5 mm (2015-16)

Total population (Census 2011)

 8,161,961

Male

 4,173,778

Female

3,988,183

No. of Agricultural Families

 3,97,759

No. of Small Farmers

 79,552

No. of Marginal Farmers

 2,54,566

No. of Agricultural Laborers

 4,44,692