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Why Kota

Kota Division at a Glance

  • Kota division comprises of 4 districts namely Bundi, Baran, Kota and Jhalawar. It has a total land area of around 24,278.5 sq.km (2.4 Mn Hectares) or 7% of the total land area of the state.

  • The division has a total population of 5.7 Mn (as per 2011 census) or 8.3% of the total population of the state but in terms of agriculture Kota division had 13% of agricultural laborers in the state.

  • The GSDP of the division grew at a CAGR of 14.36% from 2004-05 to 2011-12, at current prices, to reach INR 35,572 Cr. (or 9% of Rajasthan’s GSDP). Agriculture contributed to 29% of the division’s Domestic Product in 2011-12.

  • Baran District

  • Area: 6,992 sq.km
  • Population: 1.2 Mn (as per 2011 census)
  • Major Crops:Wheat, Mustard, Soybean, Garlic
  • District Domestic Product: INR 7,463 Cr (2011-12 | 13.40% CAGR from 2004-05 to 2011-12)
  • Bundi District

  • Area: 5,776 sq.km
  • Population: 1.1 Mn (as per 2011 census)
  • Major Crops: Wheat, Rice, Mustard, Soybean
  • District Domestic Product: INR 7,199 Cr. (2011-12 | 15.16% CAGR from 2004-05 to 2011-12)
  • Jhalawar District

  • Area: 6,219 sq.km
  • Population: 1.4 Mn (as per 2011 census)
  • Major Crops: Wheat, Maize, Mustard, Soybean, Orange
  • District Domestic Product: INR 7,752 Cr. (2011-12 | 14.98% CAGR from 2004-05 to 2011-12)
  • Kota District

  • Area: 5,217 sq.km
  • Population: 2 Mn (as per 2011 census)
  • Major Crops: Wheat, Rice, Urad, Coriander, Garlic, Soybean, Mustard
  • District Domestic Product: INR 13,158 Cr. (2011-12 | 14.15% CAGR from 2004-05 to 2011-12)