Insecticide usage on cotton in India 1999-2010 (Rs crores)

 
Year
1999
2000
2001
2002
2003
2004
2005
2006
2007
2008
2009
2010
% Bt Cotton
0.38
1.2
5.59
11.51
41.42
67.1
80.8
82.43
90.67
cotton, Insecticide
879
839
1052
597
925
1032
649
579
733
791
834
880
Cotton fungicide
11
10
6
3
8
6
8
11
25
31
52
67
Cotton herbicide
2
1
1
1
3
4
8
12
22
26
45
87
Total Insecticides in Agrl.
2128
2052
2268
1683
2146
2455
2086
2223
2880
3282
3909
4283
% share of cotton
41
41
46
35
43
42
31
26
25
25
21
21
Total Pesticides in Agrl.
3004
2972
3207
2622
3147
3581
2439
3396
4697
5293
6999
7684

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