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Table 5

Magnitude and trends of LU/LC change during 2000 and 2020

S/No. LU/LC typesArea in 2000
Area in 2020
LU/LCC (2000–2020)
(ha)(%)(ha)(%)(ha)(%)
Bare land 209.4 1.4 239.7 1.6 30.3 0.2 
Cultivated land 8,805.9 57.1 11,181.0 72.4 2,375.1 15.3 
Forest 3,174.4 20.6 2,000.5 13.0 −1,173.9 −7.6 
Grassland 3,175.9 20.6 1,916.2 12.4 −1,259.6 −8.2 
Settlement 68.3 0.4 96.6 0.6 28.2 0.2 
Total 15,434.0 100.0 15,434.0 100.0   
S/No. LU/LC typesArea in 2000
Area in 2020
LU/LCC (2000–2020)
(ha)(%)(ha)(%)(ha)(%)
Bare land 209.4 1.4 239.7 1.6 30.3 0.2 
Cultivated land 8,805.9 57.1 11,181.0 72.4 2,375.1 15.3 
Forest 3,174.4 20.6 2,000.5 13.0 −1,173.9 −7.6 
Grassland 3,175.9 20.6 1,916.2 12.4 −1,259.6 −8.2 
Settlement 68.3 0.4 96.6 0.6 28.2 0.2 
Total 15,434.0 100.0 15,434.0 100.0   
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