Districts

Vishakapatnam

Total
73,276cr

Services - 45,321cr

Industries - 21,654cr

Agriculture - 6,300cr

2014-15 current prices

GDDP as a percentage of State GSDP

14.1%

Rank in Terms of GSDP Contribution

1
13

Per Capita Income (2013-14 Current Prices)

1,24,162

Historic GDDP Trend (Current prices INR. Crore)

Key Sub Sectors (2014-15 Current prices)

Trade, Hotels & Restaurant

12,971cr

Manufacturing

12,204cr

Real Estate & Business Services

15,162cr

Transport and Storage

5,977cr

Source: Andhra Pradesh State Development Planning Society , Census of India 2011

Rural - 52.6%

Urban - 47.5%

Total Population

42,90,589

12%

Historic
Population
Growth

Literacy

66.9%

Literate

74.6%

Literate

59.3%

Literate

Population Percentage
Share to State

8.64%

Sex Ratio

1006

females per
1000 males

Population Density

(Persons / Sq.Km)

384

Source: Andhra Pradesh State Development Planning Society , Census of India 2011

PDN: Production (in ‘000 tonnes); GVA: Gross Value Added (in INR Crores)

Agriculture (Production in Tonnes)

Sugarcane

PDN: 1,945

GVA: 311cr

Paddy

PDN: 257

GVA: 386cr

Ragi

PDN: 20

GVA: 33cr

Black gram

PDN: 5

GVA: 49cr

Remaining Crops

GVA: 535cr

Total Agriculture

GVA: 1,314cr

Horticulture(Production in Tonnes)

Betel Leaves

PDN: 15425000

GVA: 249cr

Beans

PDN:60,545

GVA: 195cr

Cashewnut

PDN: 1,49,650

GVA: 176cr

Brinjal

PDN: 84,522

GVA: 126cr

Tomato

PDN: 83,494

GVA: 108cr

Mango

PDN: 1,49,650

GVA: 186cr

Ladies’ Finger

PDN: 56,970

GVA: 101cr

Coconut

PDN: 97,000

GVA: 61cr

Others

GVA: 358cr

Total Horticulture

GVA: 1,560cr

Livestock(Production in Tonnes)

Milk

PDN: 518

GVA: 1,061cr

Meat

PDN: 28

GVA: 360cr

Egg

PDN: 78

GVA: 146cr

Others

GVA: 7cr

Total Livestock

GVA: 1,574cr

Fishing(Production in Tonnes)

Inland Fish

PDN: 9,080

GVA: 19cr

Marine Fish

PDN: 83,607

GVA: 611cr

Prawn

PDN: 21,577

GVA: 560cr

Total Fishing

PDN: 1,14,264

GVA: 1190cr

Forestry & Logging

Total

GVA: 661cr

Total Agriculture
and Allied Sector

GVA:
6,300cr

Gross Irrigated Area (Area in lakh hectares)

Canals: 0.59

Tanks: 0.35

Wells: 0.33

Total: 1.52

Source: Andhra Pradesh State Development Planning Society , Census of India 2011

Agro-Climatic Zone
North Coastal Zone
High Altitude,
Tribal Areas

Rainfall

Andhra Pradesh Drought Vulnerability Map

Districts

Severe (34)

Critical (353)

Semi Critical (284)

Source: CRIDA

Impact of Natural Disasters on the State

Year Event No of
Districts
Impacted
Human
Loss
Livestock
Damage
House
Damage
Crop Area
Effected
(HA)
Estimated
Loss
(INR Crores)
Aug 2000 Heavyrains / Floods 17 207 6,156 99,800 1,78,000 966Cr
Oct 2001 Heavyrains / Floods 5 119 1,11,340
Dec 2003 O3B-Cyclonic Storm/ Flash Floods 6 44 1,02,324 17,147 2,65,741 766Cr
Sep 2005 Heavy Rains / Flash Floods 10 107 14,416 1,18,618 5,51,966 2,698Cr
Aug 2006 Cyclone Storm / Floods 10 165 20,530 2,76,567 2,19,897 3,455Cr
Sep 2006 Heavy Rains 8 52 4,849 29,837 2,19,950 188Cr
Nov 2006 Cyclone Ogni 5 41 3,50,000 95,218 3,84,550 7,173Cr
Jun 2007 Heavy Rains 16 50 47,172 1,95,456 51,587 1,296Cr
Sep 2007 Heavy Rain/Floods 15 77 745 33,241 62,000
Oct 2007 Heavy Rain/Floods 6 9 3,126 9,246 16,405 1,156Cr
Oct-Nov 2007 Heavy Rain/Floods 4 36 0 6,11,907 23,000
Feb 2008 Heavy Rain/Floods 11 4 3,000 122 2,92,854 741Cr
Mar 2008 Unseasonal Heavy Rain and Consequent floods 22 36 1,643 3,556 2,27,507 930Cr
Aug 2008 Heavy Rains/Floods 15 130 6,692 44,364 1,96,038 1,116Cr
Nov 2008 Cyclone Khaimuk 9 0 37 1,190 59,287 36Cr
Nov 2008 Cyclone Nisha 5 9 28 8,258 2,20,000 80Cr

Source: Andhra Pradesh State Development Planning Society , Census of India 2011

Agro-Climatic Zone
North Coastal Zone
High Altitude,
Tribal Areas

3,445
sq.km

Forest
Cover

0
sq.km

Very Dense
Forest

2,054
sq.km

Moderately
Dense Forest

1,391
sq.km

Open
Forest

30.87%

Geographical
Area of District

Source: Andhra Pradesh State Development Planning Society , Census of India 2011

Collector

Dr. N. Yuvaraj, I.A.S

Phone

+91 08912563257

Email

collector_vsk@ap.gov.in

43 Mandals

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No. of Assembly constituencies, MLAs

11 Telugu Desam Party

03 YSR Congress Party

01 Bharatiya Janata Party

Total: 15

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Key State-level Contacts

Ministry of Environment, Forests, Science and Technology Honourable Minister Sri B. Gopala Krishna Reddy
Department of Environment, Forests, Science and Technology Special Chief Secretary to Govt (IC) Sri Ashwini Kumar Parida, IAS
Special Secretary to Govt Sri Surenra Pandey, IFS
Forest Department Principal Chief Conservator of Forests Sri S.B.L. Mittal, IFS
Forest Development Corporation Vice Chairman and Managing Director Sri Rajesh Mittal, IFS
Pollution Control Board Member Secretary Sri B.S.S.Prasad, IFS
State Council for Science and Technology Member Secretary Sri Er.Y.Nagesh Kumar

Source: Andhra Pradesh State Development Planning Society , Census of India 2011