Focus Sectors

Agro and Food processing
Mineral based Industries
Economy
₹26,342 crore
(US $ 4.3 billion)
GDDP
5.0%
Percentage contribution to GSDP
₹70,821
(US $ 1,170)
Per capita income
at current prices (2013-14)
₹6,204 crore
(US $ 1 billion)
Agriculture
contribution to GDDP
₹6,935 crore
(US $ 1.1 billion)
Industries
contribution to GDDP
₹13,203 crore
(US $ 2.2 billion)
Services
contribution to GDDP
Agriculture and Allied Services
Agriculture
Bengal Gram

47,000 (MT);
GVA : ₹116 crore
(US $ 19 million)

Paddy

2,47,000 (MT);
GVA : ₹371 crore
(US $ 61 million)

Horticulture
Banana

7,91,000 (MT);
GVA : ₹859 crore
(US $ 140 million)

Tomato

4,18,289 (MT);
GVA : ₹447 crore
(US $ 73 million)

Livestock
Milk

36,80,000 (MT);
GVA : ₹838 crore
(US $ 137 million)

Meat

18,000 (MT);
GVA : ₹240 crore
(US $ 39 million)

Fisheries
Inland fish

874 (MT);
GVA : ₹7 crore
(US $ 1 million)

Industries and Services
Industry
Construction

GVA : ₹2,704 crore
(US $ 442 million)

Manufacturing

GVA : ₹1,716 crore
(US $ 281 million)

Electricity

GVA : ₹485 crore
(US $ 79 million)

Services
Trade unorganised

GVA : ₹2,114 crore
(US $ 346 million)

Education

GVA : ₹1,737 crore
(US $ 284 million)

Demographics
28.8 lakh
Population

Male : 14.5 lakh
Female : 14.3 lakh

67.3%
Literacy
34.1%
Urbanisation
Land use
Total area

15,35,900 (ha)

Agriculture use

4,18,871 (ha)

Forest cover

5,00,295 (ha)

Non agriculture land

1,81,017 (ha)

Cultivable barren land

47,125 (ha)

Land minerals
Lime stone

89,25,320 (MT)

Grey barytes

23,85,428 (MT)

Iron ore

5,53,453 (MT)

Yellow ochre
Clay
Dolomite
Quartz
Pyrophillite
White barytes
Roads

NH-5 : 137 km
Other roads : 6,352 km

Rail network

195.13 km

Upcoming Projects
  • Steel plant
  • Cement industry
  • Mineral based industries
  • Develop Dr. Y.S.Rajasekhara Reddy airport
  • Solar power and wind power
  • Garment cluster
Tourism
  • Gandikota fort : 13th century - Vijayanagara as well as quli qutb style
  • Sidhout fort: Built in 1303 AD, 30 acres large, intricately carved temples
  • Sri Venkateswara Wildlife sanctuary
  • Ontimitta : Sri Kodandarama Swami Temple. The idols of three Hindu gods in the temple are carved off a single rock; grand architecture
  • Ameen Peer Dargah : Constructed by Sufi Saint Peerullah Hussaini in the year 1683; sacred to all faiths in the local region

Governance

Sri T. Baburao Naidu, IAS
District Collector

Phone : (08562) 244301, 244676, 244168

Fax : (08562) 244437, 244302

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