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| Last Updated:: 15/02/2016

District wise Population Density, Forest Area Covered and Changes in Maharashtra State: 2001-2003

 

Population    >   2008-11

 

Forest Cover( 2003)
Forest Cover (2001) Chan
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District Geog. Area Tot. Popn Density V. Dense M. Dense Open Forest Total Forest % Total Forest Total Forest
Ahmadnagar(T) 17048 4040642 237 0 70 148 218 1.28 312 -94
Akola 5390 1630239 302 15 111 195 321 5.92 361 -40
Amravati(T) 12210 2607160 214 677 1395 997 3069 25.44 3137 -68
Aurangabad 10107 2897013 287 2 60 344 406 4.02 489 -83
Bhandara 3588 1136146 317 137 526 223 886 26.28 927 -41
Bid 10693 2161250 202 0 10 107 117 1.09 261 -144
Buldana 9661 2232480 231 20 154 420 594 6.15 619 -25
Chandrapur(T) 11443 2071101 181 1262 1639 1039 3940 35.33 3947 -7
Dhule(T) 7189 1707947 238 0 97 377 474 6.59 493 -19
Gadchiroli(T) 14412 970294 67 4201 3725 2143 10069 69.87 10056 13
Gondiya 5733 1200707 209 812 887 461 2160 37.14 2174 -14
Hingoli 4686 987160 211 0 54 71 125 2.62 117 8
Jalgaon 11765 3682690 313 50 377 834 1261 10.72 1242 19
Jalna 7718 1612980 209 0 6 45 51 0.66 102 -51
Kolhapur (H) 7685 3523162 458 95 1068 543 1706 22.2 1814 -108
Latur 7157 2080285 291 0 1 10 11 0.15 66 -55
Mumbai City 157 3338031 21261 0 0 1 1 0.64 1 0
Mumbai Suburbs 446 8640419 19373 0 48 38 86 19.28 82 4
Nagpur (T) 9892 4067637 411 359 961 664 1984 21.21 1962 22
Nanded 10528 2876259 273 53 438 369 860 8.32 853 7
Nandurbar 5961 1311709 220 0 445 769 1214 20.37 1438 -224
Nashik 15530 4993796 322 0 325 748 1073 6.91 1098 -25
Osmanabad 7569 1486586 196 0 11 59 70 0.92 92 -22
Parbhani 6355 1527715 240 0 7 50 57 0.94 134 -77
Pune (TH) 15643 7232555 462 2 671 660 1333 8.52 1314 19
Raigarh (H) 7152 2207929 309 2 1107 1205 2314 32.35 2288 26
Ratnagiri (H) 8208 1696777 207 33 1486 1192 2711 33.03 2211 500
Sangli 8572 2583524 301 43 59 49 151 1.76 150 1
Satara (H) 10480 2808994 268 121 391 365 877 8.37 909 -32
Solapur 14895 3849543 258 0 18 30 48 0.32 53 -5
Sindhudurg (H) 5207 868825 167 54 1286 883 2223 42.69 2378 -155
Thane (T) 9558 8131849 851 2 1170 1557 2729 28.55 2671 58
Wardha 6309 1236736 196 0 438 386 824 13.44 846 -22
Washim 5184 1020216 197 2 79 216 297 6.13 335 -38
Yavatmal 13582 2458271 181 128 1198 1280 2606 19.35 2550 56
Maharashtra 307713 96878627 315 8070 20317 18478 46865 15.23 47482 -617



Note: 'T' -Tribal Districts 'H' -Hill Districts, 'TH' - both Tribal and Hill districts, 'V. Dense' - Very Dense, 'M.Dense' - Moderately Dense ,Change: (2001-2003) Source: i) State of Forest Report 2003, Forest Survey of India, (Ministry of Environment & Forests)Dehradun, ii) Census of India, 2001.