Areas of Bajra Production:
About 75 per cent of the total production of bajra in India comes from Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh and Haryana. Rajasthan is the largest producer in India. Some quantities are also produced in Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Andhra Pradesh.
There has been a wide fluctuation in the production of bajra in the last fifty years. Now the total production is about 75 lakh tons from about 105 lakh hectares of land. The average yield is about 750 kg per hectare.