SIKKIM AT A GLANCE - CONTINUED

Source : Agriculture Census 1990 91

 CO-OPERATION (As on 31.3.1997) 

Particulars

Unit

North

East

South

West

State

M.P.C.S.

No.

5

10

9

11

35

C.C.S.

No.

10

55

23

27

115

Number of Milk P.C.S.

No.

1

30

19

35

85

Membership of all Co-operative Societies

No.

1482

9453

8863

9438

29236

WORKING CAPITAL (AS ON 96 97)

M.P.C.S.

Rs.in Lakhs

7.88

19.04

19.34

8.69

5495

Milk Producers Co-operative Societies

"

0.05

4.31

1.44

12.93

18.73

Source : Co-operative Department

FISHERIES (AS ON 31.3.1997)

Particulars

Unit

1994 95

1995 96

1996 97

Fish production

Tones

97

150

150

Fish Seed Production

Million

1.25

2.5

2.5

Fish seed farms

No.

9

13

13

Source : Fisheries Wing

POWER (as on 31.3.1997)

Particulars Unit

 

North

East

South

West

State

Installed Capacity

MW

4.30

27.70

3.60

-

35.60

Power Generated

MKWH

10.99

57.53

3.98

-

72.50

Town Electrified

%

100

100

100

100

100

Revenue block Electrified

%

100

100

100

100

100

Source : Power Department

TOURISM

Growth of Tourist Traffic

Particulars

Unit

1995

1996

Upto June 1997

Domestic

No.

98556

107169

67225

Foreign

No.

5866

8639

5601

Source : Tourism Department

SIKKIM NATIONALISED TRANSPORT

Average Fleet strength

Particulars

Unit

1996 97

Buses

No.

154

Trucks/Tankers

No.

157

Passengers carried

In lakhs

14.07

Goods carried

In. M.T.

2.17

Routes covered

No.

64

Source : S. N. T. Department

LENGTH OF ROAD BY TYPE

Particulars

Unit

1992-93

1994 95

1996 97

Nationalized Highway

Km.

40

40

40

State Highway

Km.

225

186

678.10

Major Distt. Road

Km.

446

464

529.00

Other Distt. Road

Km.

845

849

1128.75

Total Roads (State)

Km.

1516

1727.75

2375.85

Surfaced

Km.

719

776.75

1444.85

Unsurfaced

Km.

897

911.00

931.00

Source : S. P.W.D. Roads & Bridges

EDUCATION ( AS ON 31.3.1997)

No. of Government Educational Institution

Particulars

Unit

North

East

South

West

State

Pre-Primary School

No.

76

235

212

216

739

Lower Primary

No.

21

38

48

75

182

Primary School

No.

33

119

99

84

335

J. H. School  

No.

9

44

38

31

122

Sec. School

No.

10

20

22

20

72

Sr. Sec. School

No.

2

13

6

6

27

T. T. I.

No.

-

1

-

-

1

S. I. E.

No.

-

1

-

-

1

Degree College

No.

-

1

1

-

2

Law College

No.

-

1

-

-

1

B. Ed. College

No.

-

-

1

-

1

STHNS (Sheda)

No.

-

1

-

-

1

Sanskrit Pathshala

No.

-

-

-

-

-

Monastery school (Gumpa)

No.

-

-

-

-

-

TOTAL ENROLMENT IN GOVERNMENT SCHOOLS & COLLEGES

Pre-Pry. School

No.

2189

9747

6179

5423

23538

Primary (Cl.1-V)

No.

6128

34765

21481

22632

84986

JHS. Stage (CL.IX X)

No.

1494

11184

590

5364

23949

Sr. Sec. School(XI.- XII)

No.

139

2024

753

415

3331

Degree College

No.

-

1170

314

-

1484

Teacher Pupil ratio as on 31.3.1997 

Stage

Unit

No. of Student

No. of Teacher

Ratio(Students for Teachers)

Pre-Pry. Stage

No.

23538

761

1:31

Primary Stage (CL..I V)

No.

84986

4520

1:19

JHS. Stage (CL.. VI VIII.)

No.

23949

1076

1:22

Sec. School (CL. IX XI)

No.

6777

726

1:9

Sr. S. S. (CL. XI XII)

No.

3331

296

1:11

Source : Education Department

HEALTH (AS on 31.3.1997)

Particulars

Unit

North

East

South

West

State

Hospitals

No.

1

2

1

1

5

P.H.C.

No.

3

8

6

7

24

P. H. S. C.

No.

19

48

39

41

147

Beds

No.

80

500

220

120

920

Doctors

No.

12

104

28

21

165

Auxiliary Nurses & Mid Wives

No.

42

186

111

97

436

Staff Nurses

No.

5

81

8

4

98

Patients treated Indoor

No.

117

2786

2938

3826

9667

Patients treated Outdoor

No.

3903

99743

79201

74561

251408

Population per Doctor (including S.T.N.M.)

No.

3114

2052

4212

5590

2950

Source : Health Department

CONSUMER PRICE INDEX INDUSTRIAL WORKERS (Base year 1982)

Particulars

Unit

1995 96

1996 97

General Index

No.

353.06

368.96

Food Index

No.

378.66

394.92

Non - Food Index

No.

315.98

331.37

VALUE OF RUPEE IN SIKKIM VIS-À-VIS ALL INDIA

Year

Sikkim

All India

1995

0.29

0.33

1996

0.28

0.30

 Source : B. E. S.

ANNUAL PLAN SECTORWISE

Particulars

Unit

1995 96

1996 97

Agriculture & Allied Services

Rs. in Lakhs

3480.05

3630.13

Rural Development

"

1053.60

854.00

Irrigation & Food Control

"

276.26

291.00

Energy

"

182.51

204.90

Industry & Minerals

"

238.11

255.00

Transport

"

171.67

457.50

Science, Technology & Environment

"

103.45

92.01

General Economic Service

"

305.98

405.45

Social Service

"

4985.78

7070.71

General Service

"

163.27

251.37

Non-Plan Account Deficit

"

4805.00

3745.00

Total

"

15765.68

17257.07

Source : B. E. S.

AREA UNDER FOREST(AS ON 31.3.1997)

Particulars

Unit

North

East

South

West

State

Reserved Forest

Ha.

388010

50550

30481

76198

545239*

Village Forest

Ha.

24995

22118

20971

18753

86837**

Wild life

"

182700

8276

3537

10000

224964***

SanctuaryTotal

"

413005

72668

51452

94951

652076

Includes area under perpetual snow & Alpine pasture/shrub actual

* Area under tree covered 265000 Ha.

** Khasmal - 28,500 Ha. Gaucharan 10,400 ha.

*** Area included in Reserved Forest

Source : Forest Department

RELIGIOUS INSTITUTION ( as on 31.3.1997 )

Particulars

Unit

North

East

South

West

State

Monasteries

No.

20

20

18

12

70

Temples

No.

4

70

49

48

171

Mosques

No.

-

3

2

-

5

Churches

No.

1

13

11

6

31

Manilakeang

No.

45

46

28

39

158

Lahakeang & Tsamkhangs

No.

6

11

6

6

29

Gurudwara

No.

1

1

-

-

2

Sai Baba Mandir

No.

-

1

1

-

2

Source : Ecclesiastical Department

BANKING ( as on 31.3.1997 )

Public Sector Banks

Particulars

Unit

North

East

South

West

State

Rural

No.

6

12

8

8

34

Urban

No.

-

8

-

-

8

Total Deposits

Rs. in Lakhs

558.11

20512.87

1940.38

1316.58

24327.94

Total Advances

"

153.46

3379.15

381.24

357.74

4271. 59

 

State Bank of Sikkim

Rural

No.

1

2

1

2

6

Urban

No.

1

7

4

3

15

Total

No.

2

9

5

5

21

Total Deposits

Rs. in Crores

0.63

32.05

6.29

2.96

41.93

Total Advances

"

00.62

19.27

1.66

1.97

23.52

Source : Lead Bank

VITAL STATISTICS ( CIVIL REGISTRATION SYSTEM ) (year 1996)

Particulars

Unit

North

East

South

West

State

Registration Centre

No.

4

11

7

8

30

Live Birth Registered Current

No.

245

1542

947

1043

3777

Delayed

No.

1398

11676

6750

6195

26019

Total

No.

1643

13218

7697

7238

29796

 

Death Registered

Adult

No.

51

234

102

68

455

Infant

No.

0

03

2

5

10

Total

No.

51

237

104

73

465

Source : Department of health & Family Welfare

Birth & Death Cell

SERICULTURE ACTIVITIES

Particulars

Unit

1993 94

1994 95

1995 96

1996 97

Area under Cultivation

Ha.

17

17

17

19.5

Cocoon produced

Kg.

108.5

113.83

122.89

179.00

Revenue earned

Rs.

8356.00

11236.00

7626.00

14230.00

Source : Forest Department


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