Agriculture in India

Land is an important source of identity, symbol of social status and foundation for rural power in India, often carrying significant emotional attachment. With a long history, diverse geography and pluralistic culture, land governance has evolved in India through communal, imperial, feudal, colonial and modern systems, gradually moving towards individualization and conclusive titling.

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This indicator is calculated by FAOSTAT/ESS and is part of the FAO Suite of Food Security Indicators -- Dimension: access (

Measurement unit: 
Millions (3-year average)

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Date: 24 mai 2016


Dans le centre de l’Inde, plusieurs villages tribaux risquent de disparaître car leurs habitants sont expulsés de force de leurs terres ancestrales au sein de la réserve de tigres d’Achanakmar. Ces terres se situent près de l’emblématique réserve de Kanha, source d’inspiration du Livre de la Jungle de Rudyard Kipling.



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