Focus Sectors

Agro and Food processing
Petroleum, Chemicals and Petrochemicals
Economy
₹52,294 crore
(US $ 8.5 billion)
GDDP
10%
Percentage contribution to GSDP
₹78,255
(US $ 1293)
Per capita income
At current prices (2013-14)
₹16,093 crore
(US $ 2.6 billion)
Agriculture
contribution to GDDP
₹10,857 crore
(US $ 1.8 billion)
Industries
contribution to GDDP
₹25,343 crore
(US $ 4.1 billion)
Services
contribution to GDDP
Agriculture and Allied Services
Agriculture
Paddy

21,66,000 (MT);
GVA : ₹3,256 crore
(US $ 533 million)

Sugarcane

12,25,000 (MT);
GVA : ₹196 crore
(US $ 32 million)

Horticulture
Betel leaves

154,25,000 (MT);
GVA : ₹249 crore
(US $ 41 million)

Coconut

6,80,000 (MT);
GVA : ₹700 crore
(US $ 114 million)

Livestock
Milk

8,60,000 (MT);
GVA : ₹2,252 crore
(US $ 368 million)

Meat

1,64,000 (MT);
GVA : ₹2,134 crore
(US $ 349 million)

Fisheries
Marine fish

84,080 (MT);
GVA : ₹676 crore
(US $ 111 million)

Inland fish

32,175 (MT);
GVA : ₹152 crore
(US $ 25 million)

Industries and Services
Industry
Construction

GVA : ₹3,378 crore
(US $ 552 million)

Manufacturing

GVA : ₹2,557 crore
(US $ 418 million)

Major minerals

GVA : ₹1,348 crore
(US $ 220 million)

Services
Trade unorganised

GVA : ₹3,763 crore
(US $ 615 million)

Transport - private mechanised part

GVA : ₹2,910 crore
(US $ 476 million)

Demographics
52.9lakh
Population

Male : 25.7 lakh
Female : 25.8 lakh

70.5%
Literacy
25.5%
Urbanisation
Land use
Total area

10,81,000 (ha)

Agriculture use

4,25,000 (ha)

Forest cover

3,23,000 (ha)

Non Agriculture land

3,81,000 (ha)

Cultivable barren land

5,98,000 (ha)

Land minerals
Crude oil

3,03,584 (MT)

Laterite

3,69,324 (MT)

Major rivers
Godavari
Coastline

144 km of coastline

Ports
Kakinada
Roads

NH-5 : 125 km
State highway : 707.25 km

Rail network

171.34 km

Upcoming Projects
  • Petroleum university; petroleum corridor
  • Electronics and hardware park
  • Kakinada node in VCIC corridor
  • Coir based industrial complex
  • LNG terminal at Kakinada
  • Proposed ship building at Tuni
  • Aquaculture and processing unit
Tourism
  • Coringa Wildlife sanctuary
  • Papikondalu
  • Kadiapulanka Flower nurseries and the flower festival
  • Maredumilli Ecotourism to the surrounding agency forest areas
  • Rampa forest area

Governance

Sri Kartikeya Mishra, IAS
District Collector

Phone : (0884) 2361200

Fax : (0884) 2361300

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