TN Districtwise Profile

District GA VDF MDF OF Total % of GA Change Scrub
  sq.km     sq.km

Ariyalur

1,947

0

27

302

329

16.90

-1

3

Chennai

144

0

7

6

13

9.03

2

0

CoimbatoreH

7,469

377

943

1,307

2,627

35.17

767

4

Cuddalore

3,706

0

79

338

417

11.25

-17

2

DharampuriT

9,622

271

1,436

1,573

3,280

34.09

252

28

Dindigul (Anna)

5,580

307

643

712

1,662

29.78

136

7

Erode (Periyar)

8,209

485

1,285

651

2,421

29.49

211

29

Kancheepuram

4,474

0

87

209

296

6.62

-76

4

KanniyakumaraiH

1,684

44

444

462

950

56.41

203

5

Karur

2,901

0

34

87

121

4.17

27

3

MaduraiH

4,277

31

279

464

774

18.10

172

21

Nagapattinam

2,140

0

58

140

198

9.25

99

0

NamakkalT

3,413

54

211

309

574

16.82

10

7

PerambalurT

1,748

18

37

74

129

7.38

-16

9

Pudukottai

4,651

0

88

245

333

7.16

52

4

Ramanathapuram

4,232

1

33

191

225

5.32

-78

2

SalemT

5,235

130

479

826

1,435

27.41

200

23

Sivaganga

4,086

0

55

311

366

8.96

84

2

Thanjavur

3,415

0

328

108

436

12.77

244

0

The NiligirisH

2,549

220

876

757

1,853

72.70

-234

0

Theni

2,764

209

444

474

1,127

40.77

179

6

Thiruvallur

3,413

10

46

191

247

7.24

19

41

Thiruvarur

2,716

0

40

19

59

2.17

8

0

TiruchchirapalliT

4,511

79

153

216

448

9.93

22

25

TirunelveliH

6,810

289

727

292

1,308

19.21

76

15

TiruvannamalaiT

6,191

174

493

632

1,299

20.98

-70

44

Toothukudi

4,621

0

15

224

239

5.17

79

13

Vellore

6,077

187

680

990

1,857

30.56

113

89

Villupuram

7,190

71

272

510

853

11.86

-130

27

Virudhnagar

4,283

36

170

263

469

10.95

168

1

Total 130,058 2,993 10,469 12,883 26,345 20.26 2,501 414
VDF-Very Dense Forest; MDF-Moderate Dense Forest; OF- Open Forest;T-Tribal districts ;H- Hill districts