Our State

Tripura- Physical Features
• Geographical area 10,491 Sq Km
• Altitude 12.8 m
• Temperature 5-38 Celsius
• Rainfall 2200mm
• International Border 856 Km

Tripura- the People
• Population 32 Lakh
• ST 9.93 Lakh
• SC 5.55 lakh
• Forest Dwellers 3 lakh approx.
• Forest Dependent people 15 Lakh approx.

Tripura- Basic Statistics
• Literacy 73.2%
• Gross SDP Rs. 6,062 crore
• Per capita income Rs. 17,459
• BPL Families 66.8%
• No of LPG connections 1.7 Lakhs

Tripura’s Forest
• Moist tropical forests
• Earliest description of forests by W W Hunter in 1876
• Worked on a lease system during princely regime
• Productivity 10 -15 cum/ha/year
• Biodiversity index 5.23
• RF 3588 Sq. km ( 34.2 %)
• PRF 663 Sq.km. ( 6.3% )
• PF 2 Sq.km. (0.02%)
• UGF 2040 Sq.km.(19.46% )
• Total 6293 Sq.km.( 59.98%
• Dense 3463 Sq.km.and Open: 3602 sq.km.