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Country vs country: Israel 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Gross value added: Gross Value Added by agriculture, hunting, forestry, fishing at current prices - US dollars.
  • Produce > Meat > Production: Meat production in thousand metric tonnes
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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."
  • 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 > 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.
  • 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."
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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 > Cotton > Production: Production of cotton 2003/2004, in thousand bales.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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."
  • Grains > Coarse grain imports: Figures for 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.
  • Cotton > Exports: Exports of cotton 2003/2004
  • Land > Arable land and Permanent crops: Arable land and Permanent crops.
  • 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.
  • 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."
  • Cotton use: Domestic use of cotton 2003/2004
  • 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: 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.
  • 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.
  • 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."
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Produce > Meat > Production per million: Meat production in thousand metric tonnes. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Permanent crops: Permanent crops in 2000.
  • 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.
  • 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."
  • 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.
  • 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."
  • 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.
  • Cotton use per million: Domestic use of cotton 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Produce > Cotton > Imports: Imports of cotton 2003/2004
  • Grains > Coarse grain imports per million: Figures for 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Cotton > Exports per million: Exports of cotton 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Arable and permanent cropland: Arable and permanent cropland 2000.
  • Produce > Cereal > Production growth: Average production of Cereals (percentage change from 1986-88 to 1996-98)
  • 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.
  • Land > Arable land and Permanent crops per thousand people: Arable land and Permanent crops. Figures expressed per thousand people for the same year.
  • Produce > Meat > Production growth: Average production of roots and tubers (percentage change from 1986-88 to 1996-98)
  • 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.
  • Produce > Cotton > Production per million: Production of cotton 2003/2004, in thousand bales. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Produce > Root and tuber > Production: Average production of roots and tubers 1996-1998
  • 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
  • Arable and permanent cropland per million: Arable and permanent cropland 2000. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Produce > Wheat > Imports: Figures for 2003/2004
  • 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.
  • Permanent crops per 1000: Permanent crops in 2000. 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)
  • 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.
  • Produce > Cotton > Stocks: Stocks of cotton in mid 2003 (480 lb bales)
  • Produce > Corn > Imports: Figures for 2003/2004
  • 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)."
  • 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.
  • 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."
  • 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.
  • Produce > Corn > Imports per million: Figures for 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Produce > Cotton > Imports per million: Imports of cotton 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Produce > Wheat > Imports per million: Figures for 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Produce > Barley > 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.
  • 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 > Barley > Imports: Figures for 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.
  • 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 > 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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 > 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).
  • 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.
  • 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).
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Produce > Cotton > Stocks per million: Stocks of cotton in mid 2003 (480 lb bales). Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
STAT Israel United States HISTORY
Agricultural growth 98
Ranked 156th.
107
Ranked 105th. 9% more than Israel

Agricultural growth per capita 86 Int. $
Ranked 172nd.
100 Int. $
Ranked 93th. 16% more than Israel

Agricultural land > Sq. km 5,205 sq. km
Ranked 147th.
4.11 million sq. km
Ranked 2nd. 790 times more than Israel

Agricultural machinery > Tractors 24,500
Ranked 68th.
4.76 million
Ranked 1st. 194 times more than Israel

Agricultural machinery > Tractors > Per capita 3.66 per 1,000 people
Ranked 57th.
16.37 per 1,000 people
Ranked 21st. 4 times more than Israel

Arable land > Hectares 317,000 hectares
Ranked 59th.
174.45 million hectares
Ranked 1st. 550 times more than Israel

Arable land > Hectares per 1000 45.74 hectares
Ranked 61st.
590.32 hectares
Ranked 5th. 13 times more than Israel

Arable land > Hectares per capita 0.0389
Ranked 168th.
0.514
Ranked 14th. 13 times more than Israel

Cereal yield > Kg per hectare 3,043.5
Ranked 72nd.
6,624.4
Ranked 11th. 2 times more than Israel

Cultivable land > Hectares 307,000
Ranked 128th.
170.43 million
Ranked 1st. 555 times more than Israel

Farm workers 53,000
Ranked 144th.
2.67 million
Ranked 47th. 50 times more than Israel

Produce > Crop > Production index 105.3%
Ranked 104th.
111.3%
Ranked 59th. 6% more than Israel

Produce > Food > Production index 108.2%
Ranked 71st. 1% more than United States
107.5%
Ranked 80th.

Products citrus, vegetables, cotton; beef, poultry, dairy products wheat, corn, other grains, fruits, vegetables, cotton; beef, pork, poultry, dairy products; fish; forest products
Rural population 5,383
Ranked 201st.
15,540
Ranked 170th. 3 times more than Israel

Tractors 24,500
Ranked 66th.
4.8 million
Ranked 1st. 196 times more than Israel
Agricultural land > Sq. km per 1000 0.67 sq. km
Ranked 180th.
13.2 sq. km
Ranked 36th. 20 times more than Israel

Agricultural machinery > Tractors per 100 hectares of arable land 724.85
Ranked 23th. 3 times more than United States
269.43
Ranked 52nd.

Fertilizer use 256 kg
Ranked 9th. 2 times more than United States
103.4 kg
Ranked 40th.
Gross value added 4.41 billion
Ranked 71st.
177.33 billion
Ranked 3rd. 40 times more than Israel

Produce > Meat > Production 323 thousand metric tons
Ranked 63th.
35,085 thousand metric tons
Ranked 2nd. 109 times more than Israel
Produce > Cereal > Cereal yield > Kg per hectare 3,862.49
Ranked 53th.
5,922.47
Ranked 20th. 53% more than Israel

Agricultural land > Sq. km > Per capita 0.78 per 1,000 people
Ranked 173th.
13.65 per 1,000 people
Ranked 36th. 18 times more than Israel

Gross value added per capita 557.87
Ranked 49th.
564.9
Ranked 47th. 1% more than Israel

Produce > Food > Production 93
Ranked 161st.
109
Ranked 96th. 17% more than Israel

Workers per hectare 0.2
Ranked 109th. 4 times more than United States
0.05
Ranked 143th.
Produce > Livestock > Production index 116%
Ranked 31st. 13% more than United States
102.3%
Ranked 110th.

Produce > Agricultural crop > Production 113
Ranked 80th. 4% more than United States
109
Ranked 90th.

Arable land > Hectares > Per capita 45.78 hectares per 1,000 peop
Ranked 61st.
588.53 hectares per 1,000 peop
Ranked 5th. 13 times more than Israel

Tractors per 1000 3.9
Ranked 50th.
17.01
Ranked 20th. 4 times more than Israel
Produce > Cereal > Cereal production > Metric tons 323,445
Ranked 125th.
356.96 million
Ranked 2nd. 1104 times more than Israel

Farm machinery > Tractors 24,500
Ranked 65th.
4.39 million
Ranked 2nd. 179 times more than Israel

Agricultural machinery > Tractors per 1000 3.66
Ranked 56th.
16.41
Ranked 20th. 4 times more than Israel

Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons 81,300 metric tons
Ranked 79th.
19.3 million metric tons
Ranked 2nd. 237 times more than Israel

Produce > Cotton > Production 80
Ranked 35th.
17,559
Ranked 2nd. 219 times more than Israel
Rural population per thousand people 0.924
Ranked 170th. 14 times more than United States
0.0658
Ranked 204th.

Renewable internal freshwater resources, total > Billion cubic meters per million 0.0966
Ranked 167th.
9.04
Ranked 51st. 94 times more than Israel

Water productivity, total > Constant 2000 US$ GDP per cubic meter of total freshwater withdrawal $88.52
Ranked 25th. 3 times more than United States
$28.94
Ranked 61st.

Fertilizer use > Metric tons 141,339
Ranked 60th.
25.28 million
Ranked 2nd. 179 times more than Israel

Grains > Coarse grain imports 1,250 thousand metric tons
Ranked 15th.
2,700 thousand metric tons
Ranked 7th. 2 times more than Israel
Methane emissions > Kt of CO2 equivalent per 1000 0.439
Ranked 128th.
1.7
Ranked 36th. 4 times more than Israel

Cotton > Exports 85 thousand bales
Ranked 28th.
12,000 thousand bales
Ranked 1st. 141 times more than Israel
Land > Arable land and Permanent crops 376,000 ha
Ranked 131st.
173.16 million ha
Ranked 1st. 461 times more than Israel

Fertilizer > Consumption > 100 grams per hectare of arable land 2,329.51 100 g/ha of arable land
Ranked 26th. 2 times more than United States
1,096.63 100 g/ha of arable land
Ranked 59th.

Fertilizer use > Kg per ha of arable land 524.67
Ranked 12th. 3 times more than United States
171.19
Ranked 43th.

Cotton use 4 thousand bales
Ranked 102nd.
6,400 thousand bales
Ranked 4th. 1600 times more than Israel
Produce > Cereal > Production 107 thousand metric tons
Ranked 81st.
117 thousand metric tons
Ranked 57th. 9% more than Israel
Agricultural methane emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent 1,145.5
Ranked 110th.
195,599.9
Ranked 4th. 171 times more than Israel

Agricultural methane emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million 150.26
Ranked 116th.
632.34
Ranked 30th. 4 times more than Israel

Cultivable land > Hectares per person 0.04
Ranked 160th.
0.57
Ranked 10th. 14 times more than Israel

Produce > Cereal > Cereal production > Metric tons per 1000 40.9
Ranked 140th.
1,137.13
Ranked 6th. 28 times more than Israel

Nitrous oxide emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million 225.31
Ranked 107th.
983.05
Ranked 20th. 4 times more than Israel

Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million 115.67
Ranked 116th.
575.96
Ranked 21st. 5 times more than Israel

Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent 881.8
Ranked 111th.
178,158.4
Ranked 2nd. 202 times more than Israel

Produce > Meat > Production per million 50.16 thousand metric tons
Ranked 35th.
123.12 thousand metric tons
Ranked 7th. 2 times more than Israel
Permanent crops 85,000 hectares
Ranked 105th.
2.05 million hectares
Ranked 17th. 24 times more than Israel
Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons per 1000 12.37 metric tons
Ranked 71st.
67.1 metric tons
Ranked 6th. 5 times more than Israel

Produce > Live stock > Production index 84
Ranked 178th.
105
Ranked 112th. 25% more than Israel

Renewable internal freshwater resources, total > Billion cubic meters 0.75
Ranked 159th.
2,818
Ranked 4th. 3757 times more than Israel

Farm machinery > Tractors per 100 sq. km of arable land 798.05
Ranked 26th. 3 times more than United States
257.58
Ranked 58th.

Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons > Per capita 12.37 metric tons per 1,000 p
Ranked 72nd.
66.92 metric tons per 1,000 p
Ranked 6th. 5 times more than Israel

Cotton use per million 0.587 thousand bales
Ranked 97th.
21.86 thousand bales
Ranked 16th. 37 times more than Israel
Produce > Cotton > Imports 3 thousand bales
Ranked 79th.
50 thousand bales
Ranked 55th. 17 times more than Israel
Grains > Coarse grain imports per million 183.58 thousand metric tons
Ranked 4th. 20 times more than United States
9.22 thousand metric tons
Ranked 28th.
Cotton > Exports per million 12.48 thousand bales
Ranked 21st.
40.98 thousand bales
Ranked 9th. 3 times more than Israel
Nitrous oxide emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent 1,717.7
Ranked 104th.
304,082
Ranked 2nd. 177 times more than Israel

Methane emissions > Kt of CO2 equivalent 3,350.1
Ranked 114th.
524,688.1
Ranked 5th. 157 times more than Israel

Arable and permanent cropland 418 thousand hectares
Ranked 127th.
179,000 thousand hectares
Ranked 1st. 428 times more than Israel
Produce > Cereal > Production growth -43%
Ranked 144th.
28%
Ranked 42nd.
Produce > Cereal > Production per million 16.62 thousand metric tons
Ranked 50th. 40 times more than United States
0.411 thousand metric tons
Ranked 144th.
Land > Arable land and Permanent crops per thousand people 52.37 ha
Ranked 168th.
574.83 ha
Ranked 13th. 11 times more than Israel

Produce > Meat > Production growth 86%
Ranked 24th. 87% more than United States
46%
Ranked 56th.
Produce > Land under cereal > Production > Hectares > Per capita 13.66 hectares per 1,000 peop
Ranked 146th.
191.65 hectares per 1,000 peop
Ranked 26th. 14 times more than Israel

Produce > Cotton > Production per million 11.75
Ranked 24th.
59.97
Ranked 10th. 5 times more than Israel
Produce > Root and tuber > Production 305 thousand metric tons
Ranked 103th.
22,392 thousand metric tons
Ranked 7th. 73 times more than Israel
Organic cropland 7,000 hectares
Ranked 46th.
950,000 hectares
Ranked 4th. 136 times more than Israel
Arable and permanent cropland per million 66.47 thousand hectares
Ranked 137th.
634.39 thousand hectares
Ranked 12th. 10 times more than Israel
Produce > Wheat > Imports 1,500 thousand metric tons
Ranked 13th.
2,000 thousand metric tons
Ranked 11th. 33% more than Israel
Organic cropland per 1000 1.05 hectares
Ranked 38th.
3.27 hectares
Ranked 23th. 3 times more than Israel
Permanent crops per 1000 13.52 hectares
Ranked 107th. 86% more than United States
7.27 hectares
Ranked 130th.
Produce > Root and tuber > Production growth 41%
Ranked 35th. 37% more than United States
30%
Ranked 45th.
Agricultural methane emissions > % of total 34.19%
Ranked 84th.
37.28%
Ranked 77th. 9% more than Israel

Produce > Cotton > Stocks 46 thousand bales
Ranked 51st.
5,385 thousand bales
Ranked 2nd. 117 times more than Israel
Produce > Corn > Imports 750 thousand metric tons
Ranked 18th. 4 times more than United States
200 thousand metric tons
Ranked 32nd.
Permanent crop farmland > % of land area 3.19%
Ranked 63th. 11 times more than United States
0.3%
Ranked 142nd.

Produce > Land used for cereal > Production > Hectares 67,000
Ranked 111th.
60.95 million
Ranked 3rd. 910 times more than Israel

Produce > Imports as % of merchandise > Imports 1.13%
Ranked 61st. 33% more than United States
0.85%
Ranked 87th.

Annual freshwater withdrawals, domestic > % of total freshwater withdrawal 36.44%
Ranked 45th. 3 times more than United States
13.68%
Ranked 110th.

Fertilizer use > % of fertilizer > Production 6.38%
Ranked 71st.
160.67%
Ranked 30th. 25 times more than Israel

Exports > Agricultural raw materials > Exports > % of merchandise > Exports 0.78%
Ranked 76th.
2.31%
Ranked 37th. 3 times more than Israel

Cultivable land > % of land area 14.19%
Ranked 77th.
18.6%
Ranked 55th. 31% more than Israel

Produce > Land under cereal > Production > Hectares per 1000 13.65 hectares
Ranked 145th.
192.23 hectares
Ranked 25th. 14 times more than Israel

Produce > Corn > Imports per million 110.15 thousand metric tons
Ranked 6th. 161 times more than United States
0.683 thousand metric tons
Ranked 32nd.
Produce > Cotton > Imports per million 0.441 thousand bales
Ranked 72nd. 3 times more than United States
0.171 thousand bales
Ranked 81st.
Produce > Wheat > Imports per million 220.3 thousand metric tons
Ranked 3rd. 32 times more than United States
6.83 thousand metric tons
Ranked 38th.
Produce > Barley > Imports per million 66.09 thousand metric tons
Ranked 4th. 28 times more than United States
2.39 thousand metric tons
Ranked 14th.
Produce > Cereal > Land under cereal production > Hectares 83,740
Ranked 138th.
60.27 million
Ranked 3rd. 720 times more than Israel

Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions > % of total 51.34%
Ranked 111th.
58.59%
Ranked 96th. 14% more than Israel

Produce > Barley > Imports 450 thousand metric tons
Ranked 6th.
700 thousand metric tons
Ranked 4th. 56% more than Israel
Fertilizer consumption > % of fertilizer production 2.46%
Ranked 73th.
86.89%
Ranked 44th. 35 times more than Israel

Agricultural land > % of land area 23.15%
Ranked 140th.
44.88%
Ranked 81st. 94% more than Israel

Produce > Land under cereal > Production > Hectares 94,600 hectares
Ranked 135th.
56.81 million hectares
Ranked 3rd. 601 times more than Israel

Livestock > Annual freshwater withdrawals, total > Billion cubic meters per million 0.252
Ranked 99th.
1.54
Ranked 6th. 6 times more than Israel

Permanent cropland > % of land area 3.47% of land area
Ranked 18th. 12 times more than United States
0.3% of land area
Ranked 58th.

Arable land > % of land area 14.65% of land area
Ranked 45th.
19.04% of land area
Ranked 37th. 30% more than Israel

Livestock > Annual freshwater withdrawals, total > Billion cubic meters 1.95
Ranked 91st.
478.4
Ranked 3rd. 245 times more than Israel

Annual freshwater withdrawals, agriculture > % of total freshwater withdrawal 57.78%
Ranked 93th. 44% more than United States
40.22%
Ranked 115th.

Annual freshwater withdrawals, industry > % of total freshwater withdrawal 5.78%
Ranked 103th.
46.11%
Ranked 29th. 8 times more than Israel

Produce > Agricultural raw materials > Imports > % of merchandise imports 1.05%
Ranked 78th.
1.32%
Ranked 59th. 26% more than Israel

Livestock > Annual freshwater withdrawals, total > % of internal resources 260.53%
Ranked 11th. 15 times more than United States
16.98%
Ranked 66th.

Produce > Root and tuber > Production per million 51.08 thousand metric tons
Ranked 86th.
81.17 thousand metric tons
Ranked 70th. 59% more than Israel
Agricultural raw materials > Exports > % of merchandise > Exports 0.73%
Ranked 76th.
2.31%
Ranked 44th. 3 times more than Israel

Produce > Cereal > Land under cereal production > Hectares per 1000 10.59
Ranked 148th.
192
Ranked 26th. 18 times more than Israel

Irrigated land > % of cropland 45.75%
Ranked 23th. 4 times more than United States
12.48%
Ranked 75th.

Produce > Cotton > Stocks per million 6.88 thousand bales
Ranked 31st.
18.56 thousand bales
Ranked 10th. 3 times more than Israel

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