Sl.No. Types of Society No.of Societies
as on 31.03.2016
No. of Societies
as on 31.03.2017
1. Primary Coir Cooperative Societies(Yarn sector)
a. Working 431 418
b. New societies which have not started 100 28
c. Dormant societies 82 65
Total (1) 613 511
2. Manufacturing Societies(Mats & Mattings)
a. Working (started production) 31 39
b. New Societies which have not started working 3 3
c. Dormant Societies 15 8
Total (2) 49 50
3 Small Scale Producers Cooperative Societies
a. Working 45 54
b. New Societies which have not started working 5 1
c. Dormant Societies 9 6
Total (3) 59 61
4 Husk procurement and Distribution Societies
a. Working 1 1
b. New societies which have not started working 0 -
c. Dormant Societies 0 1
Total (4) 1 2
5 Fibre Soceities (Defibering Mill Societies)
a. Working 17 17
b. New Societies which have not started working 19 19
c. Dormant Societies 36 32
Total (5) 72 69
6. Total number of Coir Co operative Societies
a. Working 543 565
b. New Societies which have not started working 175 100
c. Dormant Societies 142 118
d. Societies under liquidation 145 219
Grand Total 1005 1002