Major turmeric producing states in India - production and area under cultivation [2016-17]

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  • 305,100 tonnes
    Annual production of turmeric in Telangana in 2016-17. Ranked #1, the state accounts for 32.97% of turmeric, produced in India. Cultivated over 50,580 hectares. Yield: 6,032 kgs / hectare.
  • 129,560 tonnes
    Annual production of turmeric in Tamil Nadu in 2016-17. Ranked #2, the state accounts for 52.32% of turmeric, produced in India. Cultivated over 35,800 hectares. Yield: 3,619 kgs / hectare.
  • 114,510 tonnes
    Annual production of turmeric in Karnataka in 2016-17. Ranked #3, the state accounts for 46.24% of turmeric, produced in India. Cultivated over 19,330 hectares. Yield: 5,924 kgs / hectare.
  • 79,730 tonnes
    Annual production of turmeric in Andhra Pradesh in 2016-17. Ranked #4, the state accounts for 32.20% of turmeric, produced in India. Cultivated over 19,180 hectares. Yield: 4,157 kgs / hectare.
  • 45,550 tonnes
    Annual production of turmeric in West Bengal in 2016-17. Ranked #5, the state accounts for 18.39% of turmeric, produced in India. Cultivated over 18,000 hectares. Yield: 2,531 kgs / hectare.
  • 44,940 tonnes
    Annual production of turmeric in Maharashtra in 2016-17. Ranked #6, the state accounts for 18.15% of turmeric, produced in India. Cultivated over 14,050 hectares. Yield: 3,199 kgs / hectare.
  • 43,600 tonnes
    Annual production of turmeric in Odisha in 2016-17. Ranked #7, the state accounts for 17.61% of turmeric, produced in India. Cultivated over 27,860 hectares. Yield: 1,565 kgs / hectare.
  • 28,890 tonnes
    Annual production of turmeric in Mizoram in 2016-17. Ranked #8, the state accounts for 11.67% of turmeric, produced in India. Cultivated over 7,480 hectares. Yield: 3,862 kgs / hectare.
  • 16,750 tonnes
    Annual production of turmeric in Assam in 2016-17. Ranked #9, the state accounts for 6.76% of turmeric, produced in India. Cultivated over 16,800 hectares. Yield: 997 kgs / hectare.
  • 14,630 tonnes
    Annual production of turmeric in Gujarat in 2016-17. Ranked #10, the state accounts for 5.91% of turmeric, produced in India. Cultivated over 3,710 hectares. Yield: 3,943 kgs / hectare.
  • 4,400 tonnes
    Annual production of turmeric in Haryana in 2016-17. Ranked #11, the state accounts for 1.78% of turmeric, produced in India. Cultivated over 1,500 hectares. Yield: 2,933 kgs / hectare.
  • 925,270 tonnes
    Annual production of turmeric in India in 2016-17. Cultivated over 247,630 hectares. Yield: 3,737 kgs / hectare.