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Country vs country: Algeria and United States compared: Agriculture

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STAT Algeria United States HISTORY
Agricultural growth 127
Ranked 30th. 9% more than United States
117
Ranked 57th.

Agricultural machinery > Tractors 97,180
Ranked 42nd.
4.76 million
Ranked 1st. 49 times more than Algeria

Arable and permanent cropland 8,195 thousand hectares
Ranked 30th.
179,000 thousand hectares
Ranked 1st. 22 times more than Algeria

Arable land > Hectares 7.54 million hectares
Ranked 32nd.
174.45 million hectares
Ranked 1st. 23 times more than Algeria

Cotton > Exports 0.0
Ranked 78th.
12,000 thousand bales
Ranked 1st.

Cotton use 100 thousand bales
Ranked 48th.
6,400 thousand bales
Ranked 4th. 64 times more than Algeria

Farm workers 3.12 million
Ranked 39th. 17% more than United States
2.67 million
Ranked 47th.

Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons 98,000 metric tons
Ranked 74th.
19.3 million metric tons
Ranked 2nd. 197 times more than Algeria

Fertilizer use 11.3 kg
Ranked 104th.
103.4 kg
Ranked 40th. 9 times more than Algeria

Grains > Wheat > Consumption 6,550 thousand metric tons
Ranked 12th.
33,203 thousand metric tons
Ranked 4th. 5 times more than Algeria

Permanent crops 520,000 hectares
Ranked 44th.
2.05 million hectares
Ranked 17th. 4 times more than Algeria

Products wheat, barley, oats, grapes, olives, citrus, fruits; sheep, cattle wheat, corn, other grains, fruits, vegetables, cotton; beef, pork, poultry, dairy products; fish; forest products

Tractors 93,000
Ranked 39th.
4.8 million
Ranked 1st. 52 times more than Algeria

Value added 9.81
Ranked 80th. 6 times more than United States
1.63
Ranked 19th.

Workers per hectare 0.3
Ranked 93th. 6 times more than United States
0.05
Ranked 143th.

SOURCES: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 2001; World Development Indicators database; World Resources Institute; United States Department of Agriculture; Food and Agriculture Organisation, Production Yearbook and data files.; Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 2000; All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 25 March 2010.; The World Bank

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