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Country vs country: India and United States compared: Agriculture stats

Definitions

  • Agricultural growth: Index of agricultural production in 1996 - 98 (1989 - 91 = 100)
  • Agricultural growth per capita: Net per capita agricultural production, expressed in International Dollars. Net means after deduction of feed and seed. International Dollars are calculated using the Geary-Khamis formula, which is designed to neutralize irrelevant exchange rate movements (more information on http://faostat3.fao.org/faostat-gateway/go/to/mes/glossary/*/E)
  • Agricultural land > Sq. km: Agricultural land (sq. km). Agricultural land refers to the share of land area that is arable, under permanent crops, and under permanent pastures. Arable land includes land defined by the FAO as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded. Land under permanent crops is land cultivated with crops that occupy the land for long periods and need not be replanted after each harvest, such as cocoa, coffee, and rubber. This category includes land under flowering shrubs, fruit trees, nut trees, and vines, but excludes land under trees grown for wood or timber. Permanent pasture is land used for five or more years for forage, including natural and cultivated crops.
  • Agriculture, value added > Current US$: Agriculture, value added (current US$), including forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources.
  • Arable land > Hectares: Arable land (in hectares) includes land defined by the FAO as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded.
  • Arable land > Hectares per 1000: Arable land (in hectares) includes land defined by the FAO as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Arable land > Hectares per capita: Arable land (hectares per person). Arable land (hectares per person) includes land defined by the FAO as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded.
  • Cereal yield > Kg per hectare: Cereal yield, measured as kilograms per hectare of harvested land, includes wheat, rice, maize, barley, oats, rye, millet, sorghum, buckwheat, and mixed grains. Production data on cereals relate to crops harvested for dry grain only. Cereal crops harvested for hay or harvested green for food, feed, or silage and those used for grazing are excluded."
  • Cultivable land > Hectares: Cultivable land (in hectares) includes land defined by the Food and Agriculture Organisation as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded."
  • Farm workers: Agricultural employment shows the number of agricultural workers in the agricultural sector.
  • Grains > Rice > Consumption: Figures for 2003/2004
  • Produce > Crop > Production index: Crop production index shows agricultural production for each year relative to the base period 1999-2001. It includes all crops except fodder crops. Regional and income group aggregates for the FAO's production indexes are calculated from the underlying values in international dollars, normalized to the base period 1999-2001.
  • Produce > Food > Production index: Food production index covers food crops that are considered edible and that contain nutrients. Coffee and tea are excluded because, although edible, they have no nutritive value.
  • Products: Major agricultural crops and products
  • Rural population: Total population living in rural areas. Future estimates are from the UN Population Division.
  • Arable land > Hectares > Per capita: Arable land (in hectares) includes land defined by the FAO as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded. Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Agricultural machinery > Tractors: Agricultural machinery refers to the number of wheel and crawler tractors (excluding garden tractors) in use in agriculture at the end of the calendar year specified or during the first quarter of the following year.
  • Agricultural machinery > Tractors > Per capita: Agricultural machinery refers to the number of wheel and crawler tractors (excluding garden tractors) in use in agriculture at the end of the calendar year specified or during the first quarter of the following year. Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Crops > Beans > Coffee > Coffee production: Coffee production of each exporting country (in kg).
  • Grains > Wheat > Consumption: Figures for 2003/2004
  • Agricultural land > Sq. km per 1000: Agricultural land (sq. km). Agricultural land refers to the share of land area that is arable, under permanent crops, and under permanent pastures. Arable land includes land defined by the FAO as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded. Land under permanent crops is land cultivated with crops that occupy the land for long periods and need not be replanted after each harvest, such as cocoa, coffee, and rubber. This category includes land under flowering shrubs, fruit trees, nut trees, and vines, but excludes land under trees grown for wood or timber. Permanent pasture is land used for five or more years for forage, including natural and cultivated crops. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Gross value added: Gross Value Added by agriculture, hunting, forestry, fishing at current prices - US dollars.
  • Produce > Cereal > Cereal yield > Kg per hectare: Cereal yield (kg per hectare). Includes wheat, rice, maize, barley, oats, rye, millet, sorghum, buckwheat, and mixed grains. Production data on cereals relate to crops harvested for dry grain only. Cereal crops harvested for hay or harvested green for food or silage, and those used for grazing, are excluded. The FAO allocates production data to the calendar year in which the bulk of the harvest took place. Most of a crop harvested near the end of a year will be used in the following year.
  • Tractors: Number of tractors 2000. Number of tractors in use refers to the total number of wheeled and crawler tractors used in agriculture. Garden tractors are excluded.
  • Fertilizer use: Average fertilizer use (kg per ha of cropland 2000). Fertilizer use, kilograms per hectare, is calculated by WRI by dividing the total fertilizer consumption, measured in kilograms of plant nutrient, by the total hectares of arable and permanent cropland. The measure of fertilizer consumption is an aggregate of nitrogenous, phosphate and potash fertilizers. The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) collects data on fertilizer use through surveys distributed to participating governments. In addition, the Ad Hoc Working Party on Fertilizer Statistics works to improve geographic coverage of the data. Hectares of arable and permanent cropland are determined through a variety of means, including self-reporting from governments and FAO estimation methods.
  • Produce > Soybean > Production: Total production of Soybean, metric tons, 2003/2004
  • Gross value added per capita: Gross Value Added by agriculture, hunting, forestry, fishing at current prices - US dollars. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • Agricultural land > Sq. km > Per capita: Agricultural land refers to the share of land area that is arable, under permanent crops, and under permanent pastures. Arable land includes land defined by the FAO as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded. Land under permanent crops is land cultivated with crops that occupy the land for long periods and need not be replanted after each harvest, such as cocoa, coffee, and rubber. This category includes land under flowering shrubs, fruit trees, nut trees, and vines, but excludes land under trees grown for wood or timber. Permanent pasture is land used for five or more years for forage, including natural and cultivated crops." Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Agricultural machinery > Tractors per 100 hectares of arable land: Agricultural machinery refers to the number of wheel and crawler tractors (excluding garden tractors) in use in agriculture at the end of the calendar year specified or during the first quarter of the following year. Arable land includes land defined by the FAO as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded.
  • Grains > Rice > Consumption per million: Figures for 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Produce > Meat > Production: Meat production in thousand metric tonnes
  • Agriculture, value added > Current US$ per capita: Agriculture, value added (current US$). Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • Produce > Livestock > Production index: Livestock production index includes meat and milk from all sources, dairy products such as cheese, and eggs, honey, raw silk, wool, and hides and skins.
  • Workers per hectare: Workers per hectare of cropland 2000. Agricultural labor intensity, number of workers per hectare shows the labor input intensity of agricultural systems. It is calculated by WRI by dividing the number of agricultural workers by the number of hectares of arable and permanent cropland. Values vary widely among countries according to labor scarcity, production technologies, costs of energy and machinery, etc.
  • Produce > Food > Production: Food production index covers food crops that are considered edible and that contain nutrients. Coffee and tea are excluded because, although edible, they have no nutritive value."
  • Grains > Corn > Consumption: Figures for 2003/2004
  • Farm machinery > Tractors: Farm machinery refers to the number of wheel and crawler tractors (excluding garden tractors) in use in agriculture at the end of the calendar year specified or during the first quarter of the following year.
  • Fertilizer > Consumption > 100 grams per hectare of arable land: Fertilizer consumption (100 grams per hectare of arable land) measures the quantity of plant nutrients used per unit of arable land. Fertilizer products cover nitrogenous, potash, and phosphate fertilizers (including ground rock phosphate). Traditional nutrients--animal and plant manures--are not included. The time reference for fertilizer consumption is the crop year (July through June). Arable land includes land defined by the FAO as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded.
  • Produce > Cereal > Cereal production > Metric tons: Cereal production (metric tons). Production data on cereals relate to crops harvested for dry grain only. Cereal crops harvested for hay or harvested green for food or silage, and those used for grazing, are excluded.
  • Produce > Agricultural crop > Production: Crop production index shows agricultural production for each year relative to the base period 1999-2001. It includes all crops except fodder crops. Regional and income group aggregates for the FAO's production indexes are calculated from the underlying values in international dollars, normalized to the base period 1999-2001."
  • Value added per worker > Constant 2000 US$: Agriculture value added per worker is a measure of agricultural productivity. Value added in agriculture measures the output of the agricultural sector (ISIC divisions 1-5) less the value of intermediate inputs. Agriculture comprises value added from forestry, hunting, and fishing as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Data are in constant 2000 U.S. dollars.
  • Grains > Coarse grain > Production: Figures for 2003/2004
  • Tractors per 1000: Number of tractors 2000. Number of tractors in use refers to the total number of wheeled and crawler tractors used in agriculture. Garden tractors are excluded. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons: Fertilizer consumption measures the quantity of plant nutrients used per unit of arable land. Fertilizer products cover nitrogenous, potash, and phosphate fertilizers (including ground rock phosphate). Traditional nutrients--animal and plant manures--are not included. The time reference for fertilizer consumption is the crop year (July through June).
  • Produce > Wheat > Production: Figures for 2003/2004
  • Grains > Wheat > Consumption per million: Figures for 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Agricultural machinery > Tractors per 1000: Agricultural machinery refers to the number of wheel and crawler tractors (excluding garden tractors) in use in agriculture at the end of the calendar year specified or during the first quarter of the following year. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Rural population per thousand people: Total population living in rural areas. Future estimates are from the UN Population Division. Figures expressed per thousand people for the same year.
  • Produce > Cereal > Cereal production > Metric tons per 1000: Cereal production (metric tons). Production data on cereals relate to crops harvested for dry grain only. Cereal crops harvested for hay or harvested green for food or silage, and those used for grazing, are excluded. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Value: Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Data are in constant 2000 U.S. dollars."
  • Produce > Cotton > Production: Production of cotton 2003/2004, in thousand bales.
  • Produce > Cereal > Production: Average production of cereals (1999-2001). Average Production of Cereals refers to the amount of cereals produced in a given country or region each year. Data are reported in thousand metric tons. Cereals include wheat, barley, maize, rye, oats, millet, s
  • Agricultural methane emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million: Agricultural methane emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent). Agricultural methane emissions are emissions from animals, animal waste, rice production, agricultural waste burning (nonenergy, on-site), and savannah burning. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Cotton > Exports: Exports of cotton 2003/2004
  • Fertilizer use > Metric tons: Fertilizer consumption measures the quantity of plant nutrients used per unit of arable land. Fertilizer products cover nitrogenous, potash, and phosphate fertilizers (including ground rock phosphate). Traditional nutrients--animal and plant manures--are not included. For the purpose of data dissemination, FAO has adopted the concept of a calendar year (January to December). Some countries compile fertilizer data on a calendar year basis, while others are on a split-year basis."
  • Produce > Wheat > Yield: Yield of Wheat, Metric tons per hectare, 2003/2004
  • Cotton use: Domestic use of cotton 2003/2004
  • Value added: Agriculture, value added (% of GDP). Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3.
  • Grains > Sorghum > Consumption: Figures for 2003/2004
  • Value added > Constant 2000 US$ > Per capita: Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Data are in constant 2000 U.S. dollars. Per capita figures expressed per 1 population.
  • Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons per 1000: Fertilizer consumption measures the quantity of plant nutrients used per unit of arable land. Fertilizer products cover nitrogenous, potash, and phosphate fertilizers (including ground rock phosphate). Traditional nutrients--animal and plant manures--are not included. The time reference for fertilizer consumption is the crop year (July through June). Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons > Per capita: Fertilizer consumption measures the quantity of plant nutrients used per unit of arable land. Fertilizer products cover nitrogenous, potash, and phosphate fertilizers (including ground rock phosphate). Traditional nutrients--animal and plant manures--are not included. The time reference for fertilizer consumption is the crop year (July through June). Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Fertilizer use > Kg per ha of arable land: Fertilizer consumption (100 grams per hectare of arable land) measures the quantity of plant nutrients used per unit of arable land. Fertilizer products cover nitrogenous, potash, and phosphate fertilizers (including ground rock phosphate). Traditional nutrients--animal and plant manures--are not included. For the purpose of data dissemination, FAO has adopted the concept of a calendar year (January to December). Some countries compile fertilizer data on a calendar year basis, while others are on a split-year basis. Arable land includes land defined by the FAO as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded."
  • Produce > Corn > Yield: Yield of Corn, Metric tons per hectare, 2003/2004
  • Methane emissions > Kt of CO2 equivalent per 1000: Methane emissions (kt of CO2 equivalent). Methane emissions are those stemming from human activities such as agriculture and from industrial methane production. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Renewable internal freshwater resources, total > Billion cubic meters per million: Renewable internal freshwater resources, total (billion cubic meters). Renewable internal freshwater resources flows refer to internal renewable resources (internal river flows and groundwater from rainfall) in the country. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Water productivity, total > Constant 2000 US$ GDP per cubic meter of total freshwater withdrawal: Water productivity, total (constant 2000 US$ GDP per cubic meter of total freshwater withdrawal). Water productivity is calculated as GDP in constant prices divided by annual total water withdrawal. GDP (Gross domestic product) is the market value of all officially recognized final goods and services produced within a country in a year.
  • Farm machinery > Tractors per 100 sq. km of arable land: Farm machinery refers to the number of wheel and crawler tractors (excluding garden tractors) in use in agriculture at the end of the calendar year specified or during the first quarter of the following year. Arable land includes land defined by the FAO as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded."
  • Land > Arable land and Permanent crops: Arable land and Permanent crops.
  • Area > Rice: Land area under Rice, hectares, 2003/2004
  • Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent: Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent). Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions are emissions produced through fertilizer use (synthetic and animal manure), animal waste management, agricultural waste burning (nonenergy, on-site), and savannah burning.
  • Grains > Corn > Consumption per million: Figures for 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Produce > Meat > Production per million: Meat production in thousand metric tonnes. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Value added > Current US$ > Per $ GDP: Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Data are in current U.S. dollars. Per $ GDP figures expressed per 1,000 $ gross domestic product.
  • Agricultural methane emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent: Agricultural methane emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent). Agricultural methane emissions are emissions from animals, animal waste, rice production, agricultural waste burning (nonenergy, on-site), and savannah burning.
  • Produce > Corn > Production: Figures for 2003/2004
  • Permanent crops: Permanent crops in 2000.
  • Cultivable land > Hectares per person: Cultivable land (hectares per person) includes land defined by the Food and Agriculture Organisation as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded."
  • Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million: Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent). Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions are emissions produced through fertilizer use (synthetic and animal manure), animal waste management, agricultural waste burning (nonenergy, on-site), and savannah burning. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Grains > Rice stocks: Figures for 2003/2004
  • Grains > Coarse grain > Production per million: Figures for 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Value added > Constant 2000 US$ > Per capita: Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Data are in constant 2000 U.S. dollars. Per capita figures expressed per 1 population.
  • Produce > Peanut > Production: Total production of Peanut, metric tons, 2003/2004
  • Renewable internal freshwater resources, total > Billion cubic meters: Renewable internal freshwater resources, total (billion cubic meters). Renewable internal freshwater resources flows refer to internal renewable resources (internal river flows and groundwater from rainfall) in the country.
  • Produce > Live stock > Production index: Livestock production index includes meat and milk from all sources, dairy products such as cheese, and eggs, honey, raw silk, wool, and hides and skins."
  • Produce > Cotton > Imports: Imports of cotton 2003/2004
  • Produce > Soybean > Production per 1000: Total production of Soybean, metric tons, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Produce > Rice > Production: Figures for 2003/2004
  • Grains > Rice stocks per million: Figures for 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Area > Corn: Land area under Corn, hectares, 2003/2004
  • Arable and permanent cropland: Arable and permanent cropland 2000.
  • Value added > Current US$ > Per capita: Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Data are in current U.S. dollars. Per capita figures expressed per 1 population.
  • Value added > Current US$: Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Data are in current U.S. dollars.
  • Grains > Sorghum > Consumption per million: Figures for 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Produce > Rice > Yield: Yield of Rice, Metric tons per hectare, 2003/2004
  • Cotton > Exports per million: Exports of cotton 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Produce > Rice > Yield per million: Yield of Rice, Metric tons per hectare, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Produce > Meat > Production growth: Average production of roots and tubers (percentage change from 1986-88 to 1996-98)
  • Nitrous oxide emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent: Nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent). Nitrous oxide emissions are emissions from agricultural biomass burning, industrial activities, and livestock management.
  • Produce > Wheat > Yield per million: Yield of Wheat, Metric tons per hectare, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Produce > Corn > Yield per million: Yield of Corn, Metric tons per hectare, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Cotton use per million: Domestic use of cotton 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Area > Peanut: Land area under Peanut, hectares, 2003/2004
  • Produce > Wheat > Production per million: Figures for 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Land > Arable land and Permanent crops per thousand people: Arable land and Permanent crops. Figures expressed per thousand people for the same year.
  • Produce > Corn > Production per million: Figures for 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Area > Cotton: Land area under Cotton, hectares, 2003/2004
  • Grains > Coarse grain > Consumption: Figures for 2003/2004, in thousand metric tons.
  • Value added > Current US$ > Per $ GDP: Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Data are in current U.S. dollars. Per $ GDP figures expressed per 1,000 $ gross domestic product.
  • Value added > Current US$ > Per capita: Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Data are in current U.S. dollars. Per capita figures expressed per 1 population.
  • Produce > Land under cereal > Production > Hectares > Per capita: Land under cereal production refers to harvested area, although some countries report only sown or cultivated area. Cereals include wheat, rice, maize, barley, oats, rye, millet, sorghum, buckwheat, and mixed grains. Production data on cereals relate to crops harvested for dry grain only. Cereal crops harvested for hay or harvested green for food, feed, or silage and those used for grazing are excluded. Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Aquafarming > Production volume > Million tonnes of produce: Aquaculture output in million tonnes by country for the year 2004. Aquaculture is the practice of culturing fresh and sea water fishes under controlled environment. An estimated 50% of all fish and shellfish consumed by us come from aquaculture.
  • Grains > Coarse grain > Consumption per million: Figures for 2003/2004, in thousand metric tons. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Area > Rice per 1000: Land area under Rice, hectares, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Area > Soybean: Land area under Soybean, hectares, 2003/2004
  • Area > Barley: Land area under Barley, hectares, 2003/2004
  • Produce > Wheat > Exports: Figures for 2003/2004
  • Produce > Sunflowerseed > Production: Total production of Sunflowerseed, metric tons, 2003/2004
  • Area > Wheat: Land area under Wheat, hectares, 2003/2004
  • Methane emissions > Kt of CO2 equivalent: Methane emissions (kt of CO2 equivalent). Methane emissions are those stemming from human activities such as agriculture and from industrial methane production.
  • Produce > Cereal > Production growth: Average production of Cereals (percentage change from 1986-88 to 1996-98)
  • Produce > Total > Yield Coarse Grain per million: Yield of Total Coarse Grain, Metric tons per hectare, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Produce > Total > Yield Coarse Grain: Yield of Total Coarse Grain, Metric tons per hectare, 2003/2004
  • Area > Cotton per 1000: Land area under Cotton, hectares, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Organic cropland: Cropland under organic management (hectares 2003). Hectares under organic management refers to number of hectares of land either fully converted to organic agriculture or in the process of conversion. Definitions of organic agriculture vary between count
  • Organic cropland per 1000: Cropland under organic management (hectares 2003). Hectares under organic management refers to number of hectares of land either fully converted to organic agriculture or in the process of conversion. Definitions of organic agriculture vary between count. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Produce > Cereal > Production per million: Average production of cereals (1999-2001). Average Production of Cereals refers to the amount of cereals produced in a given country or region each year. Data are reported in thousand metric tons. Cereals include wheat, barley, maize, rye, oats, millet, s. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Area > Corn per 1000: Land area under Corn, hectares, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Produce > Wheat > Exports per million: Figures for 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Produce > Cotton > Yield: Yield of Cotton, Kilograms per hectare, 2003/2004
  • Produce > Sorghum > Production: Figures for 2003/2004
  • Produce > Wheat > Imports: Figures for 2003/2004
  • Produce > Total > Production Coarse Grain per 1000: Total production of Total Coarse Grain, metric tons, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Produce > Soybean > Yield: Yield of Soybean, Metric tons per hectare, 2003/2004
  • Area > Sunflowerseed: Land area under Sunflowerseed, hectares, 2003/2004
  • Produce > Rice > Exports: Figures for 2003/2004
  • Produce > Cotton > Production per million: Production of cotton 2003/2004, in thousand bales. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Produce > Rice > Production per million: Figures for 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Area > Peanut per 1000: Land area under Peanut, hectares, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Produce > Cotton > Stocks: Stocks of cotton in mid 2003 (480 lb bales)
  • Permanent crops per 1000: Permanent crops in 2000. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Arable and permanent cropland per million: Arable and permanent cropland 2000. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Produce > Root and tuber > Production: Average production of roots and tubers 1996-1998
  • Produce > Cotton > Imports per million: Imports of cotton 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Produce > Cereal > Land under cereal production > Hectares per 1000: Land under cereal production (hectares). Land under cereal production refers to harvested area, although some countries report only sown or cultivated area. Cereals include wheat, rice, maize, barley, oats, rye, millet, sorghum, buckwheat, and mixed grains. Production data on cereals relate to crops harvested for dry grain only. Cereal crops harvested for hay or harvested green for food or silage, and those used for grazing, are excluded. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Annual freshwater withdrawals, industry > % of total freshwater withdrawal: Annual freshwater withdrawals, industry (% of total freshwater withdrawal). Annual freshwater withdrawals refer to total water withdrawals, not counting evaporation losses from storage basins. Withdrawals also include water from desalination plants in countries where they are a significant source. Withdrawals can exceed 100 percent of total renewable resources where extraction from nonrenewable aquifers or desalination plants is considerable or where there is significant water reuse. Withdrawals for industry are total withdrawals for direct industrial use (including withdrawals for cooling thermoelectric plants). Data correspond to the most recent year available for 1987-2002.
  • Produce > Sunflowerseed > Yield: Yield of Sunflowerseed, Metric tons per hectare, 2003/2004
  • Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions > % of total: Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions (% of total). Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions are emissions produced through fertilizer use (synthetic and animal manure), animal waste management, agricultural waste burning (nonenergy, on-site), and savannah burning.
  • Produce > Total > Yield Oilseed per million: Yield of Total Oilseed, Metric tons per hectare, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Produce > Total > Production Oilseed: Total production of Total Oilseed, metric tons, 2003/2004
  • Produce > Peanut > Yield per million: Yield of Peanut, Metric tons per hectare, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Produce > Sorghum > Yield: Yield of Sorghum, Metric tons per hectare, 2003/2004
  • Fertilizer consumption > % of fertilizer production: Fertilizer consumption (% of fertilizer production). Fertilizer consumption measures the quantity of plant nutrients used per unit of arable land. Fertilizer products cover nitrogenous, potash, and phosphate fertilizers (including ground rock phosphate). Traditional nutrients--animal and plant manures--are not included. For the purpose of data dissemination, FAO has adopted the concept of a calendar year (January to December). Some countries compile fertilizer data on a calendar year basis, while others do it on a split-year basis.
  • Produce > Barley > Yield: Yield of Barley, Metric tons per hectare, 2003/2004
  • Area > Sorghum per 1000: Land area under Sorghum, hectares, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Produce > Sunflowerseed > Yield per million: Yield of Sunflowerseed, Metric tons per hectare, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Produce > Sunflowerseed > Production per 1000: Total production of Sunflowerseed, metric tons, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Value added > Annual % growth: Annual growth rate for agricultural value added based on constant local currency. Aggregates are based on constant 2000 U.S. dollars. Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3.
  • Produce > Agricultural raw materials > Imports > % of merchandise imports: Agricultural raw materials comprise SITC section 2 (crude materials except fuels) excluding divisions 22, 27 (crude fertilizers and minerals excluding coal, petroleum, and precious stones), and 28 (metalliferous ores and scrap).
  • Area > Total Oilseed: Land area under Total Oilseed, hectares, 2003/2004
  • Annual freshwater withdrawals, domestic > % of total freshwater withdrawal: Annual freshwater withdrawals, domestic (% of total freshwater withdrawal). Annual freshwater withdrawals refer to total water withdrawals, not counting evaporation losses from storage basins. Withdrawals also include water from desalination plants in countries where they are a significant source. Withdrawals can exceed 100 percent of total renewable resources where extraction from nonrenewable aquifers or desalination plants is considerable or where there is significant water reuse. Withdrawals for domestic uses include drinking water, municipal use or supply, and use for public services, commercial establishments, and homes. Data correspond to the most recent year available for 1987-2002.
  • Produce > Peanut > Yield: Yield of Peanut, Metric tons per hectare, 2003/2004
  • Value added > Current LCU: Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Data are in current local currency.
  • Agricultural methane emissions > % of total: Agricultural methane emissions (% of total). Agricultural methane emissions are emissions from animals, animal waste, rice production, agricultural waste burning (nonenergy, on-site), and savannah burning.
  • Nitrous oxide emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million: Nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent). Nitrous oxide emissions are emissions from agricultural biomass burning, industrial activities, and livestock management. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Produce > Land under cereal > Production > Hectares: Land under cereal production refers to harvested area, although some countries report only sown or cultivated area. Cereals include wheat, rice, maize, barley, oats, rye, millet, sorghum, buckwheat, and mixed grains. Production data on cereals relate to crops harvested for dry grain only. Cereal crops harvested for hay or harvested green for food, feed, or silage and those used for grazing are excluded.
  • Permanent crop farmland > % of land area: Permanent crop farmland is land cultivated with crops that occupy the land for long periods and need not be replanted after each harvest, such as cocoa, coffee, and rubber. This category includes land under flowering shrubs, fruit trees, nut trees, and vines, but excludes land under trees grown for wood or timber."
  • Produce > Land used for cereal > Production > Hectares: Land under cereal production refers to harvested area, although some countries report only sown or cultivated area. Cereals include wheat, rice, maize, barley, oats, rye, millet, sorghum, buckwheat, and mixed grains. Production data on cereals relate to crops harvested for dry grain only. Cereal crops harvested for hay or harvested green for food, feed, or silage and those used for grazing are excluded."
  • Produce > Imports as % of merchandise > Imports: Agricultural raw materials comprise SITC section 2 (crude materials except fuels) excluding divisions 22, 27 (crude fertilizers and minerals excluding coal, petroleum, and precious stones), and 28 (metalliferous ores and scrap)."
  • Fertilizer use > % of fertilizer > Production: Fertilizer consumption measures the quantity of plant nutrients used per unit of arable land. Fertilizer products cover nitrogenous, potash, and phosphate fertilizers (including ground rock phosphate). Traditional nutrients--animal and plant manures--are not included. For the purpose of data dissemination, FAO has adopted the concept of a calendar year (January to December). Some countries compile fertilizer data on a calendar year basis, while others are on a split-year basis."
  • Exports > Agricultural raw materials > Exports > % of merchandise > Exports: Agricultural raw materials comprise SITC section 2 (crude materials except fuels) excluding divisions 22, 27 (crude fertilizers and minerals excluding coal, petroleum, and precious stones), and 28 (metalliferous ores and scrap)."
  • Cultivable land > % of land area: Cultivable land includes land defined by the Food and Agriculture Organisation as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded."
  • Agriculture value added per worker > Constant 2000 US$: Agriculture value added per worker is a measure of agricultural productivity. Value added in agriculture measures the output of the agricultural sector (ISIC divisions 1-5) less the value of intermediate inputs. Agriculture comprises value added from forestry, hunting, and fishing as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Data are in constant 2000 U.S. dollars."
  • Produce > Land under cereal > Production > Hectares per 1000: Land under cereal production refers to harvested area, although some countries report only sown or cultivated area. Cereals include wheat, rice, maize, barley, oats, rye, millet, sorghum, buckwheat, and mixed grains. Production data on cereals relate to crops harvested for dry grain only. Cereal crops harvested for hay or harvested green for food, feed, or silage and those used for grazing are excluded. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Arable land > % of land area: Arable land includes land defined by the FAO as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded.
  • Area > Wheat per 1000: Land area under Wheat, hectares, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Value added > Current US$ per capita: Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Data are in current U.S. dollars. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • Value added agriculture growth > Including farming: Annual growth rate for agricultural value added based on constant local currency. Aggregates are based on constant 2000 U.S. dollars. Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3."
  • Area > Total Oilseed per 1000: Land area under Total Oilseed, hectares, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Produce > Root and tuber > Production growth: Average production of roots and tubers (percentage change from 1986-88 to 1996-98)
  • Area > Total Coarse Grain per 1000: Land area under Total Coarse Grain, hectares, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Value added > Constant LCU: Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Data are in constant local currency.
  • Produce > Total > Yield Oilseed: Yield of Total Oilseed, Metric tons per hectare, 2003/2004
  • Area > Total Coarse Grain: Land area under Total Coarse Grain, hectares, 2003/2004
  • Produce > Sorghum > Production per million: Figures for 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Agriculture, value added > Current US$, % of GDP: Agriculture, value added (current US$). Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Data are in current U.S. dollars. Figures expressed as a proportion of GDP for the same year
  • Annual freshwater withdrawals, agriculture > % of total freshwater withdrawal: Annual freshwater withdrawals, agriculture (% of total freshwater withdrawal). Annual freshwater withdrawals refer to total water withdrawals, not counting evaporation losses from storage basins. Withdrawals also include water from desalination plants in countries where they are a significant source. Withdrawals can exceed 100 percent of total renewable resources where extraction from nonrenewable aquifers or desalination plants is considerable or where there is significant water reuse. Withdrawals for agriculture are total withdrawals for irrigation and livestock production. Data correspond to the most recent year available for 1987-2002.
  • Produce > Total > Production Coarse Grain: Total production of Total Coarse Grain, metric tons, 2003/2004
  • Agricultural land > % of land area: Agricultural land refers to the share of land area that is arable, under permanent crops, and under permanent pastures. Arable land includes land defined by the FAO as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded. Land under permanent crops is land cultivated with crops that occupy the land for long periods and need not be replanted after each harvest, such as cocoa, coffee, and rubber. This category includes land under flowering shrubs, fruit trees, nut trees, and vines, but excludes land under trees grown for wood or timber. Permanent pasture is land used for five or more years for forage, including natural and cultivated crops."
  • Produce > Rice > Exports per million: Figures for 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Produce > Cotton > Yield per million: Yield of Cotton, Kilograms per hectare, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Area > Soybean per 1000: Land area under Soybean, hectares, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Value added > Constant 2000 US$ per capita: Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Data are in constant 2000 U.S. dollars. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • Produce > Total > Production Oilseed per 1000: Total production of Total Oilseed, metric tons, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Produce > Soybean > Yield per million: Yield of Soybean, Metric tons per hectare, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Produce > Cotton > Stocks per million: Stocks of cotton in mid 2003 (480 lb bales). Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Agricultural raw materials > Exports > % of merchandise > Exports: Agricultural raw materials comprise SITC section 2 (crude materials except fuels) excluding divisions 22, 27 (crude fertilizers and minerals excluding coal, petroleum, and precious stones), and 28 (metalliferous ores and scrap).
  • Value added > Constant 2000 US$: Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Data are in constant 2000 U.S. dollars.
  • Livestock > Annual freshwater withdrawals, total > % of internal resources: Annual freshwater withdrawals, total (% of internal resources). Annual freshwater withdrawals refer to total water withdrawals, not counting evaporation losses from storage basins. Withdrawals also include water from desalination plants in countries where they are a significant source. Withdrawals can exceed 100 percent of total renewable resources where extraction from nonrenewable aquifers or desalination plants is considerable or where there is significant water reuse. Withdrawals for agriculture and industry are total withdrawals for irrigation and livestock production and for direct industrial use (including withdrawals for cooling thermoelectric plants). Withdrawals for domestic uses include drinking water, municipal use or supply, and use for public services, commercial establishments, and homes. Data correspond to the most recent year available for 1987-2002.
  • Produce > Root and tuber > Production per million: Average production of roots and tubers 1996-1998. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Irrigated land > % of cropland: Irrigated land refers to areas purposely provided with water, including land irrigated by controlled flooding. Cropland refers to arable land and permanent cropland.
  • Livestock > Annual freshwater withdrawals, total > Billion cubic meters per million: Annual freshwater withdrawals, total (billion cubic meters). Annual freshwater withdrawals refer to total water withdrawals, not counting evaporation losses from storage basins. Withdrawals also include water from desalination plants in countries where they are a significant source. Withdrawals can exceed 100 percent of total renewable resources where extraction from nonrenewable aquifers or desalination plants is considerable or where there is significant water reuse. Withdrawals for agriculture and industry are total withdrawals for irrigation and livestock production and for direct industrial use (including withdrawals for cooling thermoelectric plants). Withdrawals for domestic uses include drinking water, municipal use or supply, and use for public services, commercial establishments, and homes. Data correspond to the most recent year available for 1987-2002. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Permanent cropland > % of land area: Permanent cropland is land cultivated with crops that occupy the land for long periods and need not be replanted after each harvest, such as cocoa, coffee, and rubber. This category includes land under flowering shrubs, fruit trees, nut trees, and vines, but excludes land under trees grown for wood or timber.
  • Produce > Sorghum > Yield per million: Yield of Sorghum, Metric tons per hectare, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Area > Sorghum: Land area under Sorghum, hectares, 2003/2004
  • Livestock > Annual freshwater withdrawals, total > Billion cubic meters: Annual freshwater withdrawals, total (billion cubic meters). Annual freshwater withdrawals refer to total water withdrawals, not counting evaporation losses from storage basins. Withdrawals also include water from desalination plants in countries where they are a significant source. Withdrawals can exceed 100 percent of total renewable resources where extraction from nonrenewable aquifers or desalination plants is considerable or where there is significant water reuse. Withdrawals for agriculture and industry are total withdrawals for irrigation and livestock production and for direct industrial use (including withdrawals for cooling thermoelectric plants). Withdrawals for domestic uses include drinking water, municipal use or supply, and use for public services, commercial establishments, and homes. Data are for the most recent year available for 1987-2002.
  • Aquafarming > Production volume > Million tonnes of produce per million: Aquaculture output in million tonnes by country for the year 2004. Aquaculture is the practice of culturing fresh and sea water fishes under controlled environment. An estimated 50% of all fish and shellfish consumed by us come from aquaculture. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Produce > Peanut > Production per 1000: Total production of Peanut, metric tons, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Area > Sunflowerseed per 1000: Land area under Sunflowerseed, hectares, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Area > Barley per 1000: Land area under Barley, hectares, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Produce > Wheat > Imports per million: Figures for 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Produce > Cereal > Land under cereal production > Hectares: Land under cereal production (hectares). Land under cereal production refers to harvested area, although some countries report only sown or cultivated area. Cereals include wheat, rice, maize, barley, oats, rye, millet, sorghum, buckwheat, and mixed grains. Production data on cereals relate to crops harvested for dry grain only. Cereal crops harvested for hay or harvested green for food or silage, and those used for grazing, are excluded.
  • Produce > Barley > Yield per million: Yield of Barley, Metric tons per hectare, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
STAT India United States HISTORY
Agricultural growth 121
Ranked 53th. 13% more than United States
107
Ranked 105th.

Agricultural growth per capita 108 Int. $
Ranked 55th. 8% more than United States
100 Int. $
Ranked 93th.

Agricultural land > Sq. km 1.8 million sq. km
Ranked 8th.
4.11 million sq. km
Ranked 2nd. 2 times more than India

Agriculture, value added > Current US$ $302.31 billion
Ranked 2nd. 74% more than United States
$173.80 billion
Ranked 3rd.

Arable land > Hectares 159.65 million hectares
Ranked 2nd.
174.45 million hectares
Ranked 1st. 9% more than India

Arable land > Hectares per 1000 141.64 hectares
Ranked 42nd.
590.32 hectares
Ranked 5th. 4 times more than India

Arable land > Hectares per capita 0.129
Ranked 104th.
0.514
Ranked 14th. 4 times more than India

Cereal yield > Kg per hectare 2,647.2
Ranked 84th.
6,624.4
Ranked 11th. 3 times more than India

Cultivable land > Hectares 158.65 million
Ranked 2nd.
170.43 million
Ranked 1st. 7% more than India

Farm workers 261.63 million
Ranked 2nd. 98 times more than United States
2.67 million
Ranked 47th.

Grains > Rice > Consumption 85,250 thousand metric tons
Ranked 2nd. 22 times more than United States
3,882 thousand metric tons
Ranked 12th.
Produce > Crop > Production index 103.9%
Ranked 111th.
111.3%
Ranked 59th. 7% more than India

Produce > Food > Production index 104.7%
Ranked 100th.
107.5%
Ranked 80th. 3% more than India

Products rice, wheat, oilseed, cotton, jute, tea, sugarcane, lentils, onions, potatoes; dairy products, sheep, goats, poultry; fish wheat, corn, other grains, fruits, vegetables, cotton; beef, pork, poultry, dairy products; fish; forest products
Rural population 59,140
Ranked 28th. 4 times more than United States
15,540
Ranked 170th.

Arable land > Hectares > Per capita 145.85 hectares per 1,000 peop
Ranked 41st.
588.53 hectares per 1,000 peop
Ranked 5th. 4 times more than India

Agricultural machinery > Tractors 2.53 million
Ranked 2nd.
4.76 million
Ranked 1st. 88% more than India

Agricultural machinery > Tractors > Per capita 2.38 per 1,000 people
Ranked 75th.
16.37 per 1,000 people
Ranked 21st. 7 times more than India

Crops > Beans > Coffee > Coffee production 300.3 million kg
Ranked 6th. 107 times more than United States
2.8 million kg
Ranked 39th.
Grains > Wheat > Consumption 69,000 thousand metric tons
Ranked 2nd. 2 times more than United States
33,203 thousand metric tons
Ranked 4th.
Agricultural land > Sq. km per 1000 1.47 sq. km
Ranked 164th.
13.2 sq. km
Ranked 36th. 9 times more than India

Gross value added 307.81 billion
Ranked 2nd. 74% more than United States
177.33 billion
Ranked 3rd.

Produce > Cereal > Cereal yield > Kg per hectare 2,953.61
Ranked 84th.
5,922.47
Ranked 20th. Twice as much as India

Tractors 1.52 million
Ranked 4th.
4.8 million
Ranked 1st. 3 times more than India
Fertilizer use 98.6 kg
Ranked 42nd.
103.4 kg
Ranked 40th. 5% more than India
Produce > Soybean > Production 6.8 million
Ranked 5th.
66.78 million
Ranked 1st. 10 times more than India
Gross value added per capita 248.9
Ranked 144th.
564.9
Ranked 47th. 2 times more than India

Agricultural land > Sq. km > Per capita 1.59 per 1,000 people
Ranked 156th.
13.65 per 1,000 people
Ranked 36th. 9 times more than India

Agricultural machinery > Tractors per 100 hectares of arable land 158.57
Ranked 76th.
269.43
Ranked 52nd. 70% more than India

Grains > Rice > Consumption per million 76.76 thousand metric tons
Ranked 9th. 6 times more than United States
13.26 thousand metric tons
Ranked 16th.
Produce > Meat > Production 4,604 thousand metric tons
Ranked 7th.
35,085 thousand metric tons
Ranked 2nd. 8 times more than India
Agriculture, value added > Current US$ per capita $244.45
Ranked 82nd.
$557.79
Ranked 25th. 2 times more than India

Produce > Livestock > Production index 112.2%
Ranked 46th. 10% more than United States
102.3%
Ranked 110th.

Workers per hectare 1.6
Ranked 30th. 32 times more than United States
0.05
Ranked 143th.
Produce > Food > Production 119
Ranked 63th. 9% more than United States
109
Ranked 96th.

Grains > Corn > Consumption 12,600 thousand metric tons
Ranked 6th.
207,020 thousand metric tons
Ranked 1st. 16 times more than India
Farm machinery > Tractors 3.15 million
Ranked 3rd.
4.39 million
Ranked 2nd. 39% more than India

Fertilizer > Consumption > 100 grams per hectare of arable land 1,008.48 100 g/ha of arable land
Ranked 64th.
1,096.63 100 g/ha of arable land
Ranked 59th. 9% more than India

Produce > Cereal > Cereal production > Metric tons 286.5 million
Ranked 3rd.
356.96 million
Ranked 2nd. 25% more than India

Produce > Agricultural crop > Production 118
Ranked 62nd. 8% more than United States
109
Ranked 90th.

Value added per worker > Constant 2000 US$ 385.73 constant 2000 US$
Ranked 118th.
39,125.76 constant 2000 US$
Ranked 9th. 101 times more than India

Grains > Coarse grain > Production 32,500 thousand metric tons
Ranked 4th.
277,796 thousand metric tons
Ranked 1st. 9 times more than India
Tractors per 1000 1.46
Ranked 79th.
17.01
Ranked 20th. 12 times more than India
Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons 16.12 million metric tons
Ranked 3rd.
19.3 million metric tons
Ranked 2nd. 20% more than India

Produce > Wheat > Production 67,000 thousand metric tons
Ranked 2nd. 5% more than United States
63,590 thousand metric tons
Ranked 3rd.
Grains > Wheat > Consumption per million 62.13 thousand metric tons
Ranked 13th.
113.4 thousand metric tons
Ranked 11th. 83% more than India
Agricultural machinery > Tractors per 1000 2.31
Ranked 74th.
16.41
Ranked 20th. 7 times more than India

Rural population per thousand people 0.0578
Ranked 205th.
0.0658
Ranked 204th. 14% more than India

Produce > Cereal > Cereal production > Metric tons per 1000 231.67
Ranked 70th.
1,137.13
Ranked 6th. 5 times more than India

Value 124.02 billion
Ranked 3rd. 1% more than United States
123.28 billion
Ranked 4th.

Produce > Cotton > Production 12,500
Ranked 3rd.
17,559
Ranked 2nd. 40% more than India
Produce > Cereal > Production 121 thousand metric tons
Ranked 44th. 3% more than United States
117 thousand metric tons
Ranked 57th.
Agricultural methane emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million 313.19
Ranked 85th.
632.34
Ranked 30th. 2 times more than India

Cotton > Exports 50 thousand bales
Ranked 34th.
12,000 thousand bales
Ranked 1st. 240 times more than India
Fertilizer use > Metric tons 19.26 million
Ranked 3rd.
25.28 million
Ranked 2nd. 31% more than India

Produce > Wheat > Yield 2.62
Ranked 10th.
2.97
Ranked 9th. 13% more than India
Cotton use 13,500 thousand bales
Ranked 2nd. 2 times more than United States
6,400 thousand bales
Ranked 4th.
Value added 25.1
Ranked 34th. 15 times more than United States
1.63
Ranked 19th.
Grains > Sorghum > Consumption 8,000 thousand metric tons
Ranked 2nd. 50% more than United States
5,335 thousand metric tons
Ranked 4th.
Value added > Constant 2000 US$ > Per capita 103.37$ per capita
Ranked 99th.
371.86$ per capita
Ranked 25th. 4 times more than India

Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons per 1000 14.97 metric tons
Ranked 65th.
67.1 metric tons
Ranked 6th. 4 times more than India

Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons > Per capita 15.38 metric tons per 1,000 p
Ranked 63th.
66.92 metric tons per 1,000 p
Ranked 6th. 4 times more than India

Fertilizer use > Kg per ha of arable land 142.28
Ranked 52nd.
171.19
Ranked 43th. 20% more than India

Produce > Corn > Yield 1.98
Ranked 19th.
8.93
Ranked 1st. 5 times more than India
Methane emissions > Kt of CO2 equivalent per 1000 0.515
Ranked 119th.
1.7
Ranked 36th. 3 times more than India

Renewable internal freshwater resources, total > Billion cubic meters per million 1.18
Ranked 123th.
9.04
Ranked 51st. 8 times more than India

Water productivity, total > Constant 2000 US$ GDP per cubic meter of total freshwater withdrawal $1.74
Ranked 152nd.
$28.94
Ranked 61st. 17 times more than India

Farm machinery > Tractors per 100 sq. km of arable land 198.49
Ranked 68th.
257.58
Ranked 58th. 30% more than India

Land > Arable land and Permanent crops 169.5 million ha
Ranked 2nd.
173.16 million ha
Ranked 1st. 2% more than India

Area > Rice 42.4 million
Ranked 1st. 35 times more than United States
1.21 million
Ranked 14th.
Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent 170,550.2
Ranked 3rd.
178,158.4
Ranked 2nd. 4% more than India

Grains > Corn > Consumption per million 11.34 thousand metric tons
Ranked 15th.
707.02 thousand metric tons
Ranked 1st. 62 times more than India
Produce > Meat > Production per million 4.35 thousand metric tons
Ranked 141st.
123.12 thousand metric tons
Ranked 7th. 28 times more than India
Value added > Current US$ > Per $ GDP 166.81$ per $1,000 of GDP
Ranked 51st. 13 times more than United States
12.49$ per $1,000 of GDP
Ranked 151st.

Agricultural methane emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent 377,589.2
Ranked 2nd. 93% more than United States
195,599.9
Ranked 4th.

Produce > Corn > Production 13,000 thousand metric tons
Ranked 6th.
259,273 thousand metric tons
Ranked 1st. 20 times more than India
Permanent crops 7.9 million hectares
Ranked 4th. 4 times more than United States
2.05 million hectares
Ranked 17th.
Cultivable land > Hectares per person 0.14
Ranked 100th.
0.57
Ranked 10th. 4 times more than India

Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million 141.46
Ranked 106th.
575.96
Ranked 21st. 4 times more than India

Grains > Rice stocks 13,000 thousand metric tons
Ranked 2nd. 17 times more than United States
781 thousand metric tons
Ranked 6th.
Grains > Coarse grain > Production per million 29.26 thousand metric tons
Ranked 15th.
948.74 thousand metric tons
Ranked 1st. 32 times more than India
Value added > Constant 2000 US$ > Per capita 103.37 constant 2000 US$ per c
Ranked 99th.
371.86 constant 2000 US$ per c
Ranked 25th. 4 times more than India

Produce > Peanut > Production 7.7 million
Ranked 2nd. 4 times more than United States
1.88 million
Ranked 3rd.
Renewable internal freshwater resources, total > Billion cubic meters 1,446
Ranked 10th.
2,818
Ranked 4th. 95% more than India

Produce > Live stock > Production index 129
Ranked 37th. 23% more than United States
105
Ranked 112th.

Produce > Cotton > Imports 1,250 thousand bales
Ranked 8th. 25 times more than United States
50 thousand bales
Ranked 55th.
Produce > Soybean > Production per 1000 6.12
Ranked 11th.
228.07
Ranked 4th. 37 times more than India
Produce > Rice > Production 89,000 thousand metric tons
Ranked 2nd. 14 times more than United States
6,174 thousand metric tons
Ranked 11th.
Grains > Rice stocks per million 11.71 thousand metric tons
Ranked 6th. 4 times more than United States
2.67 thousand metric tons
Ranked 10th.
Area > Corn 7.42 million
Ranked 5th.
28.71 million
Ranked 1st. 4 times more than India
Arable and permanent cropland 169,700 thousand hectares
Ranked 2nd.
179,000 thousand hectares
Ranked 1st. 5% more than India
Value added > Current US$ > Per capita 122.79$ per capita
Ranked 106th.
496.84$ per capita
Ranked 19th. 4 times more than India

Value added > Current US$ 134.41 billion$
Ranked 2nd.
145.9 billion$
Ranked 2nd. 9% more than India

Grains > Sorghum > Consumption per million 7.2 thousand metric tons
Ranked 11th.
18.22 thousand metric tons
Ranked 7th. 3 times more than India
Produce > Rice > Yield 3.12
Ranked 17th.
7.48
Ranked 4th. 2 times more than India
Cotton > Exports per million 0.045 thousand bales
Ranked 65th.
40.98 thousand bales
Ranked 9th. 910 times more than India
Produce > Rice > Yield per million 0.00281
Ranked 22nd.
0.0255
Ranked 14th. 9 times more than India
Produce > Meat > Production growth 57%
Ranked 48th. 24% more than United States
46%
Ranked 56th.
Nitrous oxide emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent 234,135.8
Ranked 4th.
304,082
Ranked 2nd. 30% more than India

Produce > Wheat > Yield per million 0.00236
Ranked 26th.
0.0101
Ranked 24th. 4 times more than India
Produce > Corn > Yield per million 0.00178
Ranked 20th.
0.0305
Ranked 13th. 17 times more than India
Cotton use per million 12.16 thousand bales
Ranked 27th.
21.86 thousand bales
Ranked 16th. 80% more than India
Area > Peanut 8 million
Ranked 1st. 15 times more than United States
530,000
Ranked 7th.
Produce > Wheat > Production per million 60.33 thousand metric tons
Ranked 15th.
217.18 thousand metric tons
Ranked 7th. 4 times more than India
Land > Arable land and Permanent crops per thousand people 146.23 ha
Ranked 123th.
574.83 ha
Ranked 13th. 4 times more than India

Produce > Corn > Production per million 11.71 thousand metric tons
Ranked 16th.
885.48 thousand metric tons
Ranked 1st. 76 times more than India
Area > Cotton 7.79 million
Ranked 1st. 60% more than United States
4.86 million
Ranked 3rd.
Grains > Coarse grain > Consumption 32,100
Ranked 5th.
221,726
Ranked 1st. 7 times more than India
Value added > Current US$ > Per $ GDP 166.81$ per $1,000 of GDP
Ranked 51st. 13 times more than United States
12.49$ per $1,000 of GDP
Ranked 151st.

Value added > Current US$ > Per capita 122.79$ per capita
Ranked 106th.
496.84$ per capita
Ranked 19th. 4 times more than India

Produce > Land under cereal > Production > Hectares > Per capita 90.86 hectares per 1,000 peop
Ranked 71st.
191.65 hectares per 1,000 peop
Ranked 26th. 2 times more than India

Aquafarming > Production volume > Million tonnes of produce 2.47 million tonnes
Ranked 2nd. 4 times more than United States
0.61 million tonnes
Ranked 10th.
Grains > Coarse grain > Consumption per million 28.9
Ranked 16th.
757.25
Ranked 1st. 26 times more than India
Area > Rice per 1000 38.18
Ranked 8th. 9 times more than United States
4.13
Ranked 17th.
Area > Soybean 6.45 million
Ranked 5th.
29.33 million
Ranked 1st. 5 times more than India
Area > Barley 750,000
Ranked 15th.
1.91 million
Ranked 8th. 3 times more than India
Produce > Wheat > Exports 2,000 thousand metric tons
Ranked 7th.
28,500 thousand metric tons
Ranked 1st. 14 times more than India
Produce > Sunflowerseed > Production 1.7 million
Ranked 5th. 40% more than United States
1.21 million
Ranked 8th.
Area > Wheat 24.86 million
Ranked 1st. 16% more than United States
21.47 million
Ranked 3rd.
Methane emissions > Kt of CO2 equivalent 621,479.7
Ranked 2nd. 18% more than United States
524,688.1
Ranked 5th.

Produce > Cereal > Production growth 31%
Ranked 41st. 11% more than United States
28%
Ranked 42nd.
Produce > Total > Yield Coarse Grain per million 0.00111
Ranked 23th.
0.027
Ranked 17th. 24 times more than India
Produce > Total > Yield Coarse Grain 1.23
Ranked 22nd.
7.9
Ranked 1st. 6 times more than India
Area > Cotton per 1000 7.01
Ranked 14th.
16.6
Ranked 9th. 2 times more than India
Organic cropland 41,000 hectares
Ranked 27th.
950,000 hectares
Ranked 4th. 23 times more than India
Organic cropland per 1000 0.0375 hectares
Ranked 65th.
3.27 hectares
Ranked 23th. 87 times more than India
Produce > Cereal > Production per million 0.114 thousand metric tons
Ranked 146th.
0.411 thousand metric tons
Ranked 144th. 4 times more than India
Produce > International wheat > Production statistics 71.5
Ranked 2nd. 63% more than United States
44
Ranked 4th.

Area > Corn per 1000 6.68
Ranked 19th.
98.05
Ranked 4th. 15 times more than India
Produce > Wheat > Exports per million 1.8 thousand metric tons
Ranked 9th.
97.33 thousand metric tons
Ranked 5th. 54 times more than India
Produce > Cotton > Yield 385.95
Ranked 14th.
818.16
Ranked 4th. 2 times more than India
Produce > Sorghum > Production 8,000 thousand metric tons
Ranked 2nd.
10,177 thousand metric tons
Ranked 1st. 27% more than India
Produce > Wheat > Imports 50 thousand metric tons
Ranked 43th.
2,000 thousand metric tons
Ranked 11th. 40 times more than India
Produce > Total > Production Coarse Grain per 1000 34.04
Ranked 22nd.
939.53
Ranked 1st. 28 times more than India
Produce > Soybean > Yield 1.05
Ranked 20th.
2.28
Ranked 4th. 2 times more than India
Area > Sunflowerseed 2.8 million
Ranked 3rd. 3 times more than United States
890,000
Ranked 7th.
Produce > Rice > Exports 3,000 thousand metric tons
Ranked 3rd. 3% more than United States
2,900 thousand metric tons
Ranked 4th.
Produce > Cotton > Production per million 11.25
Ranked 25th.
59.97
Ranked 10th. 5 times more than India
Produce > Rice > Production per million 80.13 thousand metric tons
Ranked 9th. 4 times more than United States
21.09 thousand metric tons
Ranked 14th.
Area > Peanut per 1000 7.2
Ranked 11th. 4 times more than United States
1.81
Ranked 16th.
Produce > Cotton > Stocks 3,338 thousand bales
Ranked 3rd.
5,385 thousand bales
Ranked 2nd. 61% more than India
Permanent crops per 1000 7.58 hectares
Ranked 128th. 4% more than United States
7.27 hectares
Ranked 130th.
Arable and permanent cropland per million 162.82 thousand hectares
Ranked 102nd.
634.39 thousand hectares
Ranked 12th. 4 times more than India
Produce > Root and tuber > Production 29,909 thousand metric tons
Ranked 4th. 34% more than United States
22,392 thousand metric tons
Ranked 7th.
Produce > Cotton > Imports per million 1.13 thousand bales
Ranked 66th. 7 times more than United States
0.171 thousand bales
Ranked 81st.
Produce > Cereal > Land under cereal production > Hectares per 1000 78.44
Ranked 81st.
192
Ranked 26th. 2 times more than India

Annual freshwater withdrawals, industry > % of total freshwater withdrawal 2.23%
Ranked 139th.
46.11%
Ranked 29th. 21 times more than India

Produce > Sunflowerseed > Yield 0.61
Ranked 17th.
1.36
Ranked 9th. 2 times more than India
Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions > % of total 72.84%
Ranked 59th. 24% more than United States
58.59%
Ranked 96th.

Produce > Total > Yield Oilseed per million 0.000819
Ranked 26th.
0.00727
Ranked 21st. 9 times more than India
Produce > Total > Production Oilseed 28.86 million
Ranked 5th.
76.6 million
Ranked 1st. 3 times more than India
Produce > Peanut > Yield per million 0.000864
Ranked 19th.
0.0121
Ranked 14th. 14 times more than India
Produce > Sorghum > Yield 0.77
Ranked 17th.
3.31
Ranked 8th. 4 times more than India
Fertilizer consumption > % of fertilizer production 181.48%
Ranked 26th. 2 times more than United States
86.89%
Ranked 44th.

Produce > Barley > Yield 1.88
Ranked 17th.
3.17
Ranked 9th. 69% more than India
Area > Sorghum per 1000 8.54
Ranked 11th.
10.79
Ranked 10th. 26% more than India
Produce > Sunflowerseed > Yield per million 0.000549
Ranked 17th.
0.00464
Ranked 15th. 8 times more than India
Produce > Sunflowerseed > Production per 1000 1.53
Ranked 16th.
4.13
Ranked 14th. 3 times more than India
Value added > Annual % growth 6.02%
Ranked 26th.
-1.71%
Ranked 136th.

Produce > Agricultural raw materials > Imports > % of merchandise imports 2%
Ranked 22nd. 52% more than United States
1.32%
Ranked 59th.

Area > Total Oilseed 31.79 million
Ranked 2nd.
36.04 million
Ranked 1st. 13% more than India
Annual freshwater withdrawals, domestic > % of total freshwater withdrawal 7.36%
Ranked 141st.
13.68%
Ranked 110th. 86% more than India

Produce > Peanut > Yield 0.96
Ranked 12th.
3.54
Ranked 1st. 4 times more than India
Value added > Current LCU 5950580000000 145900000000
Agricultural methane emissions > % of total 60.76%
Ranked 37th. 63% more than United States
37.28%
Ranked 77th.

Nitrous oxide emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million 194.2
Ranked 115th.
983.05
Ranked 20th. 5 times more than India

Produce > Land under cereal > Production > Hectares 99.45 million hectares
Ranked 1st. 75% more than United States
56.81 million hectares
Ranked 3rd.

Permanent crop farmland > % of land area 3.65%
Ranked 58th. 12 times more than United States
0.3%
Ranked 142nd.

Produce > Land used for cereal > Production > Hectares 100.7 million
Ranked 1st. 65% more than United States
60.95 million
Ranked 3rd.

Produce > Imports as % of merchandise > Imports 1.64%
Ranked 25th. 93% more than United States
0.85%
Ranked 87th.

Fertilizer use > % of fertilizer > Production 145.23%
Ranked 33th.
160.67%
Ranked 30th. 11% more than India

Exports > Agricultural raw materials > Exports > % of merchandise > Exports 1.16%
Ranked 63th.
2.31%
Ranked 37th. Twice as much as India

Cultivable land > % of land area 53.36%
Ranked 5th. 3 times more than United States
18.6%
Ranked 55th.

Agriculture value added per worker > Constant 2000 US$ $549.29
Ranked 100th.
$45,417.89
Ranked 6th. 83 times more than India

Produce > Land under cereal > Production > Hectares per 1000 88.24 hectares
Ranked 69th.
192.23 hectares
Ranked 25th. 2 times more than India

Arable land > % of land area 53.7% of land area
Ranked 4th. 3 times more than United States
19.04% of land area
Ranked 37th.

Area > Wheat per 1000 22.38
Ranked 19th.
73.33
Ranked 12th. 3 times more than India
Value added > Current US$ per capita 119.24$
Ranked 104th.
498.28$
Ranked 19th. 4 times more than India

Value added agriculture growth > Including farming 0.22
Ranked 79th.
9.14
Ranked 20th. 42 times more than India

Area > Total Oilseed per 1000 28.62
Ranked 15th.
123.09
Ranked 5th. 4 times more than India
Produce > Root and tuber > Production growth 59%
Ranked 23th. 97% more than United States
30%
Ranked 45th.
Area > Total Coarse Grain per 1000 27.7
Ranked 20th.
118.88
Ranked 10th. 4 times more than India
Value added > Constant LCU 5121480000000 109200000000
Produce > Total > Yield Oilseed 0.91
Ranked 25th.
2.13
Ranked 6th. 2 times more than India
Area > Total Coarse Grain 30.76 million
Ranked 2nd.
34.81 million
Ranked 1st. 13% more than India
Produce > Sorghum > Production per million 7.2 thousand metric tons
Ranked 10th.
34.76 thousand metric tons
Ranked 7th. 5 times more than India
Agriculture, value added > Current US$, % of GDP 16.41%
Ranked 31st. 14 times more than United States
1.16%
Ranked 124th.

Annual freshwater withdrawals, agriculture > % of total freshwater withdrawal 90.41%
Ranked 26th. 2 times more than United States
40.22%
Ranked 115th.

Produce > Total > Production Coarse Grain 37.81 million
Ranked 4th.
275.1 million
Ranked 1st. 7 times more than India
Agricultural land > % of land area 60.51%
Ranked 40th. 35% more than United States
44.88%
Ranked 81st.

Produce > Rice > Exports per million 2.7 thousand metric tons
Ranked 11th.
9.9 thousand metric tons
Ranked 9th. 4 times more than India
Produce > Cotton > Yield per million 0.348
Ranked 15th.
2.79
Ranked 13th. 8 times more than India
Area > Soybean per 1000 5.81
Ranked 10th.
100.17
Ranked 4th. 17 times more than India
Value added > Constant 2000 US$ per capita 100.39 constant 2000 US$
Ranked 102nd.
372.94 constant 2000 US$
Ranked 25th. 4 times more than India

Produce > Total > Production Oilseed per 1000 25.99
Ranked 18th.
261.61
Ranked 5th. 10 times more than India
Produce > Soybean > Yield per million 0.000945
Ranked 20th.
0.00779
Ranked 16th. 8 times more than India
Produce > Cotton > Stocks per million 3.05 thousand bales
Ranked 42nd.
18.56 thousand bales
Ranked 10th. 6 times more than India
Agricultural raw materials > Exports > % of merchandise > Exports 1.54%
Ranked 61st.
2.31%
Ranked 44th. 50% more than India

Value added > Constant 2000 US$ 113.15 billion constant 2000 US$
Ranked 2nd. 4% more than United States
109.2 billion constant 2000 US$
Ranked 2nd.

Livestock > Annual freshwater withdrawals, total > % of internal resources 52.63%
Ranked 30th. 3 times more than United States
16.98%
Ranked 66th.

Produce > Root and tuber > Production per million 29.68 thousand metric tons
Ranked 108th.
81.17 thousand metric tons
Ranked 70th. 3 times more than India
Irrigated land > % of cropland 32.94%
Ranked 35th. 3 times more than United States
12.48%
Ranked 75th.

Livestock > Annual freshwater withdrawals, total > Billion cubic meters per million 0.623
Ranked 48th.
1.54
Ranked 6th. 2 times more than India

Permanent cropland > % of land area 3.36% of land area
Ranked 19th. 11 times more than United States
0.3% of land area
Ranked 58th.

Produce > Sorghum > Yield per million 0.000693
Ranked 20th.
0.0113
Ranked 17th. 16 times more than India
Area > Sorghum 9.49 million
Ranked 1st. 3 times more than United States
3.16 million
Ranked 4th.
Livestock > Annual freshwater withdrawals, total > Billion cubic meters 761
Ranked 1st. 59% more than United States
478.4
Ranked 3rd.

Aquafarming > Production volume > Million tonnes of produce per million 0.00222 million tonnes
Ranked 9th. 7% more than United States
0.00208 million tonnes
Ranked 10th.
Produce > Peanut > Production per 1000 6.93
Ranked 12th. 8% more than United States
6.42
Ranked 14th.
Area > Sunflowerseed per 1000 2.52
Ranked 16th.
3.04
Ranked 14th. 21% more than India
Area > Barley per 1000 0.675
Ranked 22nd.
6.52
Ranked 19th. 10 times more than India
Produce > Wheat > Imports per million 0.045 thousand metric tons
Ranked 42nd.
6.83 thousand metric tons
Ranked 38th. 152 times more than India
Produce > Cereal > Land under cereal production > Hectares 97 million
Ranked 1st. 61% more than United States
60.27 million
Ranked 3rd.

Produce > Barley > Yield per million 0.00169
Ranked 22nd.
0.0108
Ranked 20th. 6 times more than India

SOURCES: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 2001; http://data.un.org/Data.aspx?d=FAO&f=itemCode%3a2051, Agriculture (PIN) +; Food and Agriculture Organization; World Bank national accounts data

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