Chief Planning Office


Functionality of Dept.:

The Chief Planning Officer in the District is involved in Collection, compilation and analysis of Statistics of various sectors as directed by the Govt., of India / State Govt. These statistics are use full for the Govt., in formulating schemes and plans for the welfare of the people. The functions performed by C.P.O’s Office are detailed below.




Agriculture & Seasonal Conditions

I. Agriculture:

(i) Rainfall: All 57 Mandals  are having 57 Revenue Rainguage Stations one per each mandal. The Daily / Weekly / Monthly rainfall statistics are collecting from 64 Revenue Rainguage Stations in Rural and Urban Mandal Revenue Offices and transmitted to Govt., of A.P., and Meterological Centre, Hyderabad (for selected Centres) as per the Govt., instructions. From June, 2014 onwards integrated rainfall communicated to all Tahsildars in this District for official purpose. 130 A.W.S. Rainguage Stations are established. To know the integrated rainfall logon to

(ii) Season and Crop Condition Report: The weekly and monthly season and crop condition report along with rainfall, Crop wise areas sown are collecting every Week / Month and furnished to the State Govt.,

(iii) Agriculture Census: The final area figures of different crops both irrigated and unirrigated for Kharif season / Rabi Season are collected from every Revenue Village and prepared Mandal Abstract, Divisional Abstract and District Abstract.The mandal wise consolidated District Abstract is submitted to the Govt., of Andhra Pradesh for both the seasons in every year.

(iv) PMFBY: “Village made as Insurance Unit” scheme under Pradhan Mantri Fasal Beema Yojana (PMFBY) is implementing from Kharif 2016 in Guntur District.

  1. In Village Insurance Scheme, village as a Unite., a Insurance Unit is formed with minimum 100 Hects of predominant Cropped area is required.
  2. If the area of the selected crop in a village is less than 100 hect. Then, contiguous villages should be grouped in for formation of insurance unit.
  3. Crop Cutting Experiments to be conducted

Single Village as insurance unit……………… 4 Experiment

Villages as insurance unit………………………. 4 Experiments

More than 5 Villages / Mandal …………….  10 Experiments

Group of Mandals as ………………..….………  16 Experiments

The Govt. of India has launched Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY) for implementation from Kharif 2016 season. The Govt. Of Andhra Pradesh has also decided to implement the scheme in all Districts in the State.

S.No. Designation Mobile No. Office No. Fax No. E-Mail
1 Joint Director & Chief Planning Officer        
2 PIO & Statistical officer        
3 APIO & Dy.Statistical Officer        


Details of State Head Office  :      

Directorate of Economics & Statistics, Gollapudi,
Cell: 9849908540
Office No: 08662410312
Email address:desgollapudi[at]gmail[dot]com