ENVIS Centre, Ministry of Environment & Forest, Govt. of India

Printed Date: Wednesday, October 28, 2020

State/UT Wise Tree Cover 2019

 

State/UT Wise Tree Cover Estimates
 
S.No.
States/UT
Geographical Area (sq km)
Tree Cover
Area (sq km)
Percent of Geographical Area
1.
Andhra Pradesh
1,62,968
3,914
2.40
2.
Arunachal Pradesh
83,743
848
1.01
3.
Assam
78,438
1,408
1.80
4.
Bihar
94,163
2,003
2.13
5.
Chhattisgarh
1,35,192
4,248
3.14
6.
Delhi
1,483
129
8.73
7.
Goa
3,702
272
7.34
8.
Gujarat
1,96,244
6,912
3.52
9.
Haryana
44,212
1,565
3.54
10.
Himachal Pradesh
55,673
829
1.49
11.
Jammu & Kashmir#
2,22,236
7,944
3.57
12.
Jharkhand
79,716
2,657
3.33
13.
Karnataka
1,91,791
6,257
3.26
14.
Kerala
38,852
2,936
7.56
15.
Madhya Pradesh
3,08,252
8339
2.71
16.
Maharashtra
3,07,713
10,806
3.51
17.
Manipur
22,327
173
0.77
18.
Meghalaya
22,429
710
3.17
19.
Mizoram
21,081
441
2.09
20.
Nagaland
16,579
362
2.19
21.
Odisha
1,55,707
4,648
2.98
22.
Punjab
50,362
1,592
3.16
23.
Rajasthan
3,42,239
8,112
2.37
24.
Sikkim
7,096
36
0.51
25.
Tamil Nadu
1,30,060
4,830
3.71
26.
Telangana
112,077
2,514
2.24
27.
Tripura
10,486
231
2.20
28.
Uttar Pradesh
2,40,928
7,342
3.05
29.
Uttarakhand
53,483
841
1.57
30.
West Bengal
88,752
2,006
2.26
31.
A & N Islands
8,249
41
0.50
32.
Chandigarh
114
25
22.34
33.
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
491
28
5.75
34.
Daman & Diu
111
5
4.87
35.
Lakshadweep
30
0.29
0.97
36.
Puducherry
490
23
4.66
Total
Grand Total
32,87,469
95,027
2.89
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
                       # includes Jammu & Kashmir area outside LoC that is under illegal occupation of Pakistan and China.
 Source: Forest Survey of India, Dehradun. India State of Forest Report (2019). Volume 1.