Table 2
(a) Gross-cropped area (thousand ha)

Basin name1979–19881989–1998
MaxMinAverageS.D.C.V. (%)MaxMinAverageS.D.C.V. (%)

Godavari3263.622857.713056.2147.441.553405.662930.003156.1545.681.45
Krishna4403.713581.924022.242.350.064199.983528.943928.912.350.06
Pennar2225.401868.922082.150.820.042308.572093.202224.230.820.04
Other basins4275.313751.584001.851.580.044440.754110.924318.861.580.04

Basin name1999–20081979–2008
MaxMinAverageS.D.C.V. (%)MaxMinAverageS.D.C.V. (%)

Godavari3742.872826.923300.6384.112.553742.872826.923171.0039.081.23
Krishna4212.283474.273860.902.350.064403.713474.273937.352.350.06
Pennar2431.752063.032259.930.820.042431.751868.922188.770.820.04
Other basins4376.333658.664131.601.580.044440.753658.664150.771.580.04

(b) Gross-irrigated area (thousand ha)

Basin name1979–19881989–1998
MaxMinAverageS.D.C.V. (%)MaxMinAverageS.D.C.V. (%)

Godavari1404.31919.171121.6642.533.791675.091260.151421.7542.512.99
Krishna1389.54986.921127.022.350.211598.091215.241347.432.350.17
Pennar636.89461.22530.910.820.15704.00571.18622.530.820.13
Other basins2233.551762.681977.541.580.082333.352135.622208.871.580.07

Basin name1999–20081979–2008
MaxMinAverageS.D.C.V. (%)MaxMinAverageS.D.C.V. (%)

Godavari2015.351300.521647.0276.844.672015.35919.171396.8150.813.64
Krishna1839.881073.381446.912.350.161839.88986.921307.122.350.18
Pennar680.88516.52615.200.820.13704.00461.22589.550.820.14
Other basins2469.261740.512152.391.580.072469.261740.512112.931.580.07

(c) NPK consumption (thousand Tonnes)

Basin name1979–19881989–1998
MaxMinAverageS.D.C.V. (%)MaxMinAverageS.D.C.V. (%)

Godavari284.7088.53164.0417.6210.74464.55320.80367.0913.743.74
Krishna401.15153.73242.812.350.97670.17450.33520.032.350.45
Pennar133.2355.0078.150.821.04214.37149.17179.440.820.45
Other basins556.33207.91337.431.580.47749.10558.80624.391.580.25

Basin
name
1999–20081979–2008
MaxMinAverageS.D.C.V. (%)MaxMinAverageS.D.C.V. (%)

Godavari806.90409.77537.0037.917.06806.9088.53356.0431.658.89
Krishna950.54494.99721.302.350.33950.54153.73494.712.350.47
Pennar351.11187.66243.020.820.34351.1155.00166.870.820.49
Other basins1045.19569.70794.761.580.201045.19207.91585.531.580.27

(d) Agricultural labourers (thousand workers)

Basin name1979–19881989–1998
MaxMinAverageS.D.C.V. (%)MaxMinAverageS.D.C.V. (%)

Godavari4463.163828.024163.76206.764.975196.664531.244856.70223.844.61
Krishna5036.674219.714640.87267.755.776032.335132.105569.10302.825.44
Pennar2762.682452.692623.5998.053.743125.972798.472954.00110.203.73
Other basins6360.265411.195912.69300.685.097444.386515.706938.34313.704.52

Basin name1999–20081979–2008
MaxMinAverageS.D.C.V. (%)MaxMinAverageS.D.C.V. (%)

Godavari6061.215276.835660.37263.854.666061.215441.205746.07216.963.78
Krishna7231.416146.756675.85364.345.467231.416367.816793.44301.104.43
Pennar3606.593172.573381.83145.494.303606.593255.393428.05121.823.55
Other basins8791.607627.928195.71387.494.738791.607801.868312.64334.754.03

(e) Tractors (thousands)

Basin name1979–19881989–1998
MaxMinAverageS.D.C.V. (%)MaxMinAverageS.D.C.V. (%)

Godavari7.733.085.370.478.6919.458.6113.751.158.37
Krishna9.934.026.452.3536.3924.4311.3218.152.3512.93
Pennar5.262.073.490.8223.3813.515.979.740.828.38
Other basins17.048.0412.221.5812.9134.6718.9026.791.585.89

Basin name1999–20081979–2008
MaxMinAverageS.D.C.V. (%)MaxMinAverageS.D.C.V. (%)

Godavari32.4420.9525.441.224.7932.443.0814.861.6310.96
Krishna52.2225.6533.972.356.9152.224.0219.522.3512.02
Pennar14.5613.0913.510.826.0414.562.078.910.829.16
Other basins37.0223.0828.651.585.5037.028.0422.551.586.99

(f) Pump sets (thousands)

Basin name1979–19881989–1998
MaxMinAverageS.D.C.V. (%)MaxMinAverageS.D.C.V. (%)

Godavari311.52172.97249.3514.475.80430.47324.77381.4210.892.86
Krishna280.19165.38223.242.351.05402.10296.80358.632.350.65
Pennar154.74107.00130.690.820.62182.07155.97166.990.820.49
Other Basins231.43155.09186.271.580.85280.90245.18271.671.580.58

Basin name1999–20081979–2008
MaxMinAverageS.D.C.V. (%)MaxMinAverageS.D.C.V. (%)

Godavari658.66442.84540.5322.914.24658.66172.97390.4324.026.15
Krishna1193.52412.19716.802.350.331193.52165.38432.892.350.54
Pennar186.34155.92163.360.820.50186.34107.00153.680.820.53
Other basins315.62283.34296.611.580.53315.62155.09251.521.580.63