Major pepper producing states in India - production and area under cultivation [2018-19]

Last Modified: Sun Nov 21 2021 06:27:39 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 21,000 tonnes
    Annual production of pepper in Karnataka in 2018-19. Ranked #1, the state accounts for 43.75% of pepper produced in India. Cultivated over 148,379 hectares. Yield: 141 kgs / hectare.
  • 17,000 tonnes
    Annual production of pepper in Kerala in 2018-19. Ranked #2, the state accounts for 35.41% of pepper produced in India. Cultivated over 82,761 hectares. Yield: 205 kgs / hectare.
  • 3,000 tonnes
    Annual production of pepper in Tamil Nadu in 2018-19. Ranked #3, the state accounts for 6.25% of pepper produced in India. Cultivated over 5,571 hectares. Yield: 538 kgs / hectare.
  • 48,000 tonnes
    Annual production of pepper in India in 2018-19. Cultivated over 244,209 hectares. Yield: 196 kgs / hectare.