Major pepper producing states in India - production and area under cultivation [2019-20 Provisional]

Last Modified: Wed Jul 21 2021 08:14:46 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 30,000 tonnes
    Karnataka - Ranked #1, the state accounts for 49.18% of pepper produced in India. Cultivated over 160,770 hectares. Yield: 187 kgs / hectare
  • 20,000 tonnes
    Kerala - Ranked #2, the state accounts for 32.79% of pepper produced in India. Cultivated over 83,770 hectares. Yield: 239 kgs / hectare
  • 3,000 tonnes
    Tamil Nadu - Ranked #3, the state accounts for 4.92% of pepper produced in India. Cultivated over 6,080 hectares. Yield: 493 kgs / hectare
  • 61,000 tonnes
    All India pepper production in 2019-20. Cultivated over 137,378 hectares. Yield: 444 kgs / hectare.