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Table 5B : Distribution of Extent under Coconut by Size Class of the Holding
 Extent in Hectares
Size Class of the Holding
Extent under Systematic Cultivation
Scattered Trees
Total Extent under Coconut *
No. of Toddy Tapping Trees
No. of King Coconut Trees
In Production
Not in Production
In Production (Number)
Not in Production (Number)
Under Planted
Newly Planted
Less than 1Ha 51,357 3,376 6,247 6,518,172 3,978,657 128,404 48,703 781,499
1 - < 2 Ha 39,578 3,266 5,494 2,698,141 1,866,238 75,858 18,450 298,803
2 - < 3 Ha 23,819 2,188 3,097 934,280 549,999 36,927 7,125 98,145
3 - < 4 Ha 11,452 1,180 1,230 279,440 152,910 15,598 3,301 34,867
4 - < 5 Ha 10,184 1,058 1,034 149,222 70,727 12,702 2,479 19,585
5 - < 8 Ha 14,279 1,835 1,425 125,589 59,563 16,953 2,701 21,542
8 Ha and Above 7,295 902 667 57,003 25,760 8,520 1,532 10,531
Sri Lanka
157,964 13,805 19,194 10,761,847 6,703,854 294,963 84,291 1,264,972
*Note : Total Extent under Coconut = (Systematic Cultivation in Production + Newly planted + Estimated Extent under Scattered)
 
Source: Census of Agriculture 2002, Department of Census and Statistics
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