TABLE 8.1
                  Monsoon Performance,1987 to 1996
                          (June-September)
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	Number of Meteorological	Normal/         Actual 
	     Sub-divisions	        Excess          rainfall
        -----------------------------   rainfall        as per cent
 Year	Excess/	    Deficient/	Total	(% of rainfal   to normal    
	Normal	    Scanty		districts)      rainfall
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1987	14	     21	        35	   43	          81 
1988	32	      3 	35	   88	         119 
1989	29	      6 	35	   72	         101 
1990	32	      3 	35	   84	         106 
1991	27	      8 	35	   68	          91 
1992	32	      3         35	   65	          93 
1993	31	      4         35	   78	         100 
1994	25	     10         35	   76	         110 
1995	33	      2	        35	   79	         100 
1996	32	      3	        35	   81	         103 
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