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Table 1 Area eroded in Majuli River Island. Source: Suryanarayana Murthy 2012

From: Changing climate and its impacts on Assam, Northeast India

Loss of landmass (in sq km) in Majuli island by erosion Land area Area eroded Average area annually lost Data source
1914 733.79 Survey of India
1949 588.79 24.88 0.71 Survey of India
1963 513.89 120.12 8.58 Survey of India
1988 510.79 74.90 3.00 IRS LISS 3
2004 502.21 8.58 1.3 IRS LISS 3
2008 506.37 −4–06 −1.04 IRS P6 LISS IV
2013 522.73 −16.36 −3.27 IRS P6 LISS IV