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Land Use Pattern in Trincomalee District

S.No.
Category
Area (Ha)
1Agriculture Land

116,780.0

 
  aHome Sted Crops Land 

18,830.0

  bPaddy Land

45,680.0

  cSparsely Use

46,000.0

  dSugarcane 

6,270.0

2Forest Land

131,770.8

  aMoist Monsoon Forest 

4.0

  bDry Monsoon Forest 

108,710.0

  cForest Plantation 

6,786.4

  dRiverine Dry Forest 

1,823.7

  eSparse Forest 

14,446.7

3Wet Land

5,991.6

 
  aMangroves 

1,761.6

  bMush Land 

4,230.0

  4Range Land

280,780.0

 
  aScrub Land 

33,230.0

  bGrass Land 

247,550.0

 Total

535,322.4

 

Population by Ethnic Group in Trincomalee District 1881-2005

         

Year

Sinhalese

Tamil

Muslim

Others

Total

No.

%

No.

%

No.

%

No.

%

No.

%

1881

935

4.21%

14,394

64.85%

5,746

25.89%

1,122

5.05%

22,197

100%

1891

1,109

4.31%

17,117

66.49%

6,426

24.96%

1,093

4.25%

25,745

100%

1901

1,203

4.23%

17,069

60.02%

8,258

29.04%

1,911

6.72%

28,441

100%

1911

1,138

3.82%

17,233

57.92%

9,714

32.65%

1,670

5.61%

29,755

100%

1921

1,501

4.40%

18,586

54.49%

12,846

37.66%

1,179

3.46%

34,112

100%

1946

15,706

20.69%

33,795

44.51%

23,219

30.58%

3,206

4.22%

75,926

100%

1963

39,950

28.90%

54,050

39.10%

42,560

30.79%

1,660

1.20%

138,220

100%

1971

55,308

28.81%

73,255

38.16%

61,538

32.05%

1,888

0.98%

191,989

100%

1981

86,341

33.62%

93,510

36.41%

74,403

28.97%

2,536

0.99%

256,790

100%

2001

87,720

26.50%

109,358

33.04%

133,008

40.19%

895

0.27%

330,981

100%

2002 *

97,519

25.69%

130,503

34.38%

150,983

39.77%

605

0.16%

379,610

100%

2005*

100,454

24.35%

143,282

34.73%

168,696

40.89%

115

0.03%

412,547

100%

 


 
 
 
   
 
   
 
 
 
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