Major pepper producing states in India - production and area under cultivation [2020-21 Adv. Est.]

Last Modified: Wed Jul 21 2021 08:28:22 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 36,000 tonnes
    Karnataka - Ranked #1, the state accounts for 55.38% of pepper produced in India. Cultivated over 160,774 hectares. Yield: 224 kgs / hectare
  • 22,000 tonnes
    Kerala - Ranked #2, the state accounts for 33.85% of pepper produced in India. Cultivated over 83,778 hectares. Yield: 263 kgs / hectare
  • 1,750 tonnes
    Tamil Nadu - Ranked #3, the state accounts for 2.69% of pepper produced in India. Cultivated over 6,576 hectares. Yield: 266 kgs / hectare
  • 65,000 tonnes
    All India pepper production in 2020-21. Cultivated over 259,008 hectares. Yield: 251 kgs / hectare.