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Country vs country: Japan and United States compared: Agriculture > Produce stats

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  • 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."
  • Banana > Imports: Value of banana imports in millions of US dollars
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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
  • Cotton > Production: Production of cotton 2003/2004, in thousand bales.
  • 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.
  • 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."
  • 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.
  • 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."
  • 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.
  • Meat > Production: Meat production in thousand metric tonnes
  • Meat > Production per million: Meat production in thousand metric tonnes. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Soybean > Production: Total production of Soybean, metric tons, 2003/2004
  • Rice > Production: Figures for 2003/2004
  • Soybean > Production per 1000: Total production of Soybean, metric tons, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Cotton > Imports: Imports of cotton 2003/2004
  • Cereal > Production growth: Average production of Cereals (percentage change from 1986-88 to 1996-98)
  • Banana > Imports per million: Value of banana imports in millions of US dollars. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • 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.
  • Rice > Production per million: Figures for 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Meat > Production growth: Average production of roots and tubers (percentage change from 1986-88 to 1996-98)
  • 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.
  • Cotton > Production per million: Production of cotton 2003/2004, in thousand bales. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Rice > Yield: Yield of Rice, Metric tons per hectare, 2003/2004
  • Rice > Yield per million: Yield of Rice, Metric tons per hectare, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Root and tuber > Production: Average production of roots and tubers 1996-1998
  • Hog > Production: Figures refer to a forecast for 2004.
  • Oats > Imports per million: Figures for 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Wheat > Imports: Figures for 2003/2004
  • Soybean > Yield: Yield of Soybean, Metric tons per hectare, 2003/2004
  • Root and tuber > Production growth: Average production of roots and tubers (percentage change from 1986-88 to 1996-98)
  • Banana > Imports > Per $ GDP: Value of banana imports in millions of US dollars Per $ GDP figures expressed per $1 million of Gross Domestic Product.
  • Barley > Production per million: Figures for 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Wheat > Imports per million: Figures for 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Rye > Imports per million: Figures for 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • 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.
  • Barley > Production: Figures for 2003/2004
  • Corn > Imports: Figures for 2003/2004
  • Rice > Imports: Figures for 2003/2004
  • Rye > Imports: Figures for 2003/2004
  • Cotton > Stocks: Stocks of cotton in mid 2003 (480 lb bales)
  • Barley > Imports: Figures for 2003/2004
  • Hog > Production per million: Figures refer to a forecast for 2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • 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."
  • 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)."
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Banana > Imports, % of GDP: Value of banana imports in millions of US dollars. Figures expressed as a proportion of GDP for the same year
  • Barley > Imports per million: Figures for 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • 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).
  • Soybean > Yield per million: Yield of Soybean, Metric tons per hectare, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Root and tuber > Production per million: Average production of roots and tubers 1996-1998. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Rice > Imports per million: Figures for 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Mushroom > Production > % of world output: Share of the top 10 mushroom producing countries in the world's total output. The figures are for the year 2008.
  • 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.
  • Cotton > Stocks per million: Stocks of cotton in mid 2003 (480 lb bales). Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Banana > Imports > Share: Percentage share of total world banana imports.
  • Corn > Imports per million: Figures for 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Cotton > Imports per million: Imports of cotton 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Oats > Imports: Figures for 2003/2004
STAT Japan United States HISTORY
Agricultural crop > Production 96
Ranked 145th.
109
Ranked 90th. 14% more than Japan

Banana > Imports $548.00 million
Ranked 3rd.
$1,389.00 million
Ranked 1st. 3 times more than Japan
Cereal > Cereal production > Metric tons 9.6 million
Ranked 35th.
356.96 million
Ranked 2nd. 37 times more than Japan

Cereal > Cereal production > Metric tons per 1000 75.25
Ranked 125th.
1,137.13
Ranked 6th. 15 times more than Japan

Cereal > Cereal yield > Kg per hectare 5,019.85
Ranked 30th.
5,922.47
Ranked 20th. 18% more than Japan

Cereal > Production 95 thousand metric tons
Ranked 112th.
117 thousand metric tons
Ranked 57th. 23% more than Japan
Cotton > Production 0.0
Ranked 81st.
17,559
Ranked 2nd.
Crop > Production index 95.4%
Ranked 154th.
111.3%
Ranked 59th. 17% more than Japan

Food > Production 99
Ranked 137th.
109
Ranked 96th. 10% more than Japan

Food > Production index 97.7%
Ranked 157th.
107.5%
Ranked 80th. 10% more than Japan

Live stock > Production index 100
Ranked 137th.
105
Ranked 112th. 5% more than Japan

Livestock > Production index 99.7%
Ranked 139th.
102.3%
Ranked 110th. 3% more than Japan

Meat > Production 3,081 thousand metric tons
Ranked 15th.
35,085 thousand metric tons
Ranked 2nd. 11 times more than Japan
Meat > Production per million 24.23 thousand metric tons
Ranked 69th.
123.12 thousand metric tons
Ranked 7th. 5 times more than Japan
Soybean > Production 230,000
Ranked 16th.
66.78 million
Ranked 1st. 290 times more than Japan
Rice > Production 7,100 thousand metric tons
Ranked 10th. 15% more than United States
6,174 thousand metric tons
Ranked 11th.
Soybean > Production per 1000 1.8
Ranked 20th.
228.07
Ranked 4th. 127 times more than Japan
Cotton > Imports 925 thousand bales
Ranked 13th. 19 times more than United States
50 thousand bales
Ranked 55th.
Cereal > Production growth -12%
Ranked 124th.
28%
Ranked 42nd.
Banana > Imports per million $4.34 million
Ranked 7th.
$5.04 million
Ranked 5th. 16% more than Japan
Cereal > Production per million 0.747 thousand metric tons
Ranked 140th. 82% more than United States
0.411 thousand metric tons
Ranked 144th.
Rice > Production per million 55.57 thousand metric tons
Ranked 10th. 3 times more than United States
21.09 thousand metric tons
Ranked 14th.
Meat > Production growth -20%
Ranked 141st.
46%
Ranked 56th.
Land under cereal > Production > Hectares > Per capita 15.81 hectares per 1,000 peop
Ranked 141st.
191.65 hectares per 1,000 peop
Ranked 26th. 12 times more than Japan

Cotton > Production per million 0.0
Ranked 81st.
59.97
Ranked 10th.
Rice > Yield 5.85
Ranked 11th.
7.48
Ranked 4th. 28% more than Japan
Rice > Yield per million 0.0458
Ranked 11th. 79% more than United States
0.0255
Ranked 14th.
Root and tuber > Production 4,937 thousand metric tons
Ranked 21st.
22,392 thousand metric tons
Ranked 7th. 5 times more than Japan
Hog > Production 1,255
Ranked 7th.
8,980
Ranked 2nd. 7 times more than Japan
Oats > Imports per million 0.665 thousand metric tons
Ranked 2nd.
5.81 thousand metric tons
Ranked 1st. 9 times more than Japan
Wheat > Imports 5,800 thousand metric tons
Ranked 2nd. 3 times more than United States
2,000 thousand metric tons
Ranked 11th.
Soybean > Yield 1.53
Ranked 12th.
2.28
Ranked 4th. 49% more than Japan
Root and tuber > Production growth -17%
Ranked 131st.
30%
Ranked 45th.
Banana > Imports > Per $ GDP $0.00 million per $1 million
Ranked 5th. 24% more than United States
$0.00 million per $1 million
Ranked 7th.
Barley > Production per million 1.96 thousand metric tons
Ranked 12th.
20.53 thousand metric tons
Ranked 11th. 10 times more than Japan
Wheat > Imports per million 45.4 thousand metric tons
Ranked 16th. 7 times more than United States
6.83 thousand metric tons
Ranked 38th.
Rye > Imports per million 2.35 thousand metric tons
Ranked 1st. 7 times more than United States
0.342 thousand metric tons
Ranked 3rd.
Cereal > Land under cereal production > Hectares 1.91 million
Ranked 52nd.
60.27 million
Ranked 3rd. 32 times more than Japan

Barley > Production 250 thousand metric tons
Ranked 13th.
6,011 thousand metric tons
Ranked 6th. 24 times more than Japan
Corn > Imports 16,000 thousand metric tons
Ranked 1st. 80 times more than United States
200 thousand metric tons
Ranked 32nd.
Rice > Imports 650 thousand metric tons
Ranked 9th. 49% more than United States
435 thousand metric tons
Ranked 16th.
Rye > Imports 300 thousand metric tons
Ranked 1st. 3 times more than United States
100 thousand metric tons
Ranked 2nd.
Cotton > Stocks 235 thousand bales
Ranked 20th.
5,385 thousand bales
Ranked 2nd. 23 times more than Japan
Barley > Imports 1,300 thousand metric tons
Ranked 3rd. 86% more than United States
700 thousand metric tons
Ranked 4th.
Hog > Production per million 9.82
Ranked 10th.
30.67
Ranked 4th. 3 times more than Japan
Land used for cereal > Production > Hectares 2.02 million
Ranked 43th.
60.95 million
Ranked 3rd. 30 times more than Japan

Imports as % of merchandise > Imports 1.44%
Ranked 32nd. 69% more than United States
0.85%
Ranked 87th.

Land under cereal > Production > Hectares per 1000 15.81 hectares
Ranked 140th.
192.23 hectares
Ranked 25th. 12 times more than Japan

Land under cereal > Production > Hectares 2.02 million hectares
Ranked 48th.
56.81 million hectares
Ranked 3rd. 28 times more than Japan

Banana > Imports, % of GDP 1.4e-08%
Ranked 8th.
1.59e-08%
Ranked 7th. 14% more than Japan
Barley > Imports per million 10.18 thousand metric tons
Ranked 9th. 4 times more than United States
2.39 thousand metric tons
Ranked 14th.
Agricultural raw materials > Imports > % of merchandise imports 1.99%
Ranked 23th. 51% more than United States
1.32%
Ranked 59th.

Soybean > Yield per million 0.012
Ranked 15th. 54% more than United States
0.00779
Ranked 16th.
Root and tuber > Production per million 39.06 thousand metric tons
Ranked 94th.
81.17 thousand metric tons
Ranked 70th. 2 times more than Japan
Rice > Imports per million 5.09 thousand metric tons
Ranked 27th. 3 times more than United States
1.49 thousand metric tons
Ranked 35th.
Mushroom > Production > % of world output 1.92%
Ranked 10th.
10.4%
Ranked 2nd. 5 times more than Japan
Cereal > Land under cereal production > Hectares per 1000 14.99
Ranked 145th.
192
Ranked 26th. 13 times more than Japan

Cotton > Stocks per million 1.84 thousand bales
Ranked 52nd.
18.56 thousand bales
Ranked 10th. 10 times more than Japan
Banana > Imports > Share 12% 20%
Corn > Imports per million 125.23 thousand metric tons
Ranked 3rd. 183 times more than United States
0.683 thousand metric tons
Ranked 32nd.
Cotton > Imports per million 7.24 thousand bales
Ranked 29th. 42 times more than United States
0.171 thousand bales
Ranked 81st.
Oats > Imports 85 thousand metric tons
Ranked 2nd.
1,700 thousand metric tons
Ranked 1st. 20 times more than Japan

SOURCES: Food and Agriculture Organisation, electronic files and web site.; Food and Agricultural Organization (1998); Food and Agriculture Organization; Food and Agriculture Organization. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; World Resources Institute; United States Department of Agriculture; World Development Indicators database; Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 2001; Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 2001. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; Production Estimates and Crop Assessment Division, FAS, USDA; Production Estimates and Crop Assessment Division, FAS, USDA. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; Food and Agricultural Organization (1998). Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; World Resources Institute. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; United States Department of Agriculture. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; Foreign Agricultural Service, USDA, Livestock and Poultry: World Markets and Trade, October, 2003.; Foreign Agricultural Service, USDA, Livestock and Poultry: World Markets and Trade, October, 2003. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; World Bank staff estimates from the Comtrade database maintained by the United Nations Statistics Division.; World Development Indicators database. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; Food and Agricultural Organization (1998). GDP figures sourced from World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.; FAO Stat: Economic And Social Department: The Statistical Division

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