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Table 17B : Land Utilization within Agricultural Holdings According to the Size Class
 Extent in Acres
Size Class of the Holding
Total
Extent of
Holdings
Asweddumized Paddy
Temporary
Crops Other
than
Asweddumized
Paddy
Permanent
Crops
Forest
Land
Land not Suitable for Cultivation
Land
Under
Roads
and
Buildings
ect.
Land Not
Classified
Elsewhere
< 1 Acre 291,157 44,536 24,831 173,490 10,091 3,956 32,509 5,492
1 Acre - < 2 Acres 652,495 165,305 63,269 328,440 33,002 9,023 37,670 14,208
2 Acres - < 3 Acres 675,553 209,257 79,400 284,855 42,968 8,010 24,964 16,584
3 Acre - < 4 Acres 604,566 288,091 54,477 189,247 31,865 5,623 16,881 12,329
4 Acres - < 5 Acres 346,110 130,684 40,604 124,924 24,052 3,515 8,762 8,842
5 Acre - < 7 Acres 449,784 177,954 44,355 162,402 32,260 4,739 10,318 11,733
7 Acres - < 10 Acres 252,790 91,371 21,629 105,749 19,179 2,876 5,928 6,566
10 Acre - < 20 Acres 267,765 79,085 16,729 140,555 20,722 3,972 7,521 7,559
20 Acres and above 103,655 31,751 7,574 56,204 9,536 1,825 8,029 3,998
Total
3,643,875 1,218,034 352,868 1,565,866 223,674 43,540 152,581 87,311
 
Source: Census of Agriculture 2002, Department of Census and Statistics
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