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Research Article

Land Use/Cover Change Detection and Urban Sprawl Analysis in Bandar Abbas City, Iran

Table 4

Land use classes changes during studied time periods (hectares).

Agricultural landBarren landCoastal zoneMarsh landMilitary landRiverRocky hillsUrban land

1956155.622536.59210.964.7148.13162.432097.24403.77
1965133.262232.09192.826.4549.42153.862122.15753.78
197549.942061.80111.5212.64154.86131.901834.291292.81
1987115.35541.45111.3316.64337.93122.591511.962914.64
200130.48237.11101.159.33340.07109.61661.284182.88
20126.9247.4660.318.65296.6372.05262.164959.59

Total change−148.70−2489.14−150.66+3.94+248.50−90.39−1835.08+4555.82