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There are 97 existing national parks in India covering an area of 38,199.47  km2, which is 1.16% of the geographical area of the country (National Wildlife Database, June 2008).  In addition to the above 74 national parks covering an area of 16,630.08  km2 are proposed in the Protected Area Network Report (Rodgers et al. 2002).  The network of parks will go up 171 after full implementation of the above report. 

State-wise break up of National Parks

State/UTs Area of
State
(km2)

No. of
NPs

Area
Covered
(km2)

% of State
Area

Andhra Pradesh

275068 4 373.23 0.14

Arunachal Pradesh

83743 2 2290.82 2.74
Assam 78438 5 1977.79 2.52
Bihar 94163 1 335.65 0.36
Chhattisgarh 135194 3 2899.08 2.14
Goa 3702 1 107.00 2.89
Gujarat 196024 4 480.11 0.24
Haryana 44212 2 48.25 0.11
Himachal Pradesh 55673 2 1430.00 2.57
Jammu & Kashmir 222235 4 3930.25 1.77
Jharkhand 79714 1 231.67 0.29
Karnataka 191791 5 2472.18 1.29
Kerala 38863 6 558.16 1.44

Madhya Pradesh

308252 9 3656.36 1.19
Maharashtra 307690 6 1273.60 0.41
Manipur 22327 1 40.00 0.18
Meghalaya 22429 2 267.48 1.19
Mizoram 21081 2 150.00 0.71
Nagaland 16579 1 202.02 1.22
Orissa 155707 2 990.70 0.64
Punjab 50362 0 0.00 0.00
Rajasthan 342239 5 4122.33 1.20
Sikkim 7096 1 1784.00 25.14
Tamil Nadu 130058 5 307.84 0.24
Tripura 10486 2 199.79 1.91
Uttar Pradesh 240926 1 490.00 0.20
Uttarakhand 53485 6 4731.00 8.85
West Bengal 88752 5 1693.25 1.91
Union Territories
Andaman & Nicobar 8249 9 1156.91 14.02
Chandigarh 114 0 0.00 0.00

Dadra & Nagar Haveli

491 0 0.00 0.00
Daman & Diu 112 0 0.00 0.00
Delhi 1483 0 0.00 0.00
Lakshadweep 32 0 0.00 0.00
Pondicherry 493 0 0.00 0.00
India 3287263 97 38199.48 1.16