Economic Profile
Forest Coverage (2003)
: 23.57 percent
Average Annual Growth Rates (1995-96 to 2004-05)
: 3.89 percent
Per capita GSDP (2004-05)
: Rs.25,944
Per capita NSDP (1999-2000)
: Rs.16047
Number of Bank Branches (2004-05)
:

68116

Credit Deposit Ratio (2004-05)
: 58.7
Population below poverty line (1999-2000)
: 26.10 percent
Road Density- Road Length per 1000 square kilometre area (1996-97)
: 749 kilometres
Railway Density- Rail length per 1000 square kilometre area (1996-97)
: 19.08 kilometres
Unemployment Rate among educated youth (1999-2000)
: Rural: 6.7   Urban: 7.4
Per capita electricity consumption (2004-05):
: 411.1 kwh
Share of total public Expenditure on Education (1998-99)
: 3.90 percent
Share of total public Expenditure on Health (1998-99)
: 5.78 percent