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Sub-Saharan Africa Compared by Agriculture > Irrigated land > % of cropland

DEFINITION: Irrigated land refers to areas purposely provided with water, including land irrigated by controlled flooding. Cropland refers to arable land and permanent cropland.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Madagascar 30.59% 2003
2 Swaziland 26.04% 2003
3 Mauritius 20.75% 2003
4 Somalia 18.67% 2003
5 Sao Tome and Principe 18.18% 2003
6 Sudan 10.69% 2003
7 Mauritania 9.8% 2002
8 South Africa 9.53% 2003
9 Cape Verde 6.12% 2003
10 Guinea 5.43% 2003
11 Zimbabwe 5.19% 2003
12 Mali 4.88% 2003
13 Senegal 4.79% 2003
14 Sierra Leone 4.65% 2003
15 Guinea-Bissau 4.55% 2003
16 Eritrea 3.72% 2003
17 Tanzania 3.61% 2003
18 Zambia 2.95% 2003
19 Mozambique 2.58% 2003
20 Ethiopia 2.46% 2003
21 Angola 2.23% 2003
22 Malawi 2.16% 2003
23 Kenya 1.98% 2003
24 Burundi 1.55% 2003
25 Gabon 1.41% 2003
26 Cote d'Ivoire 1.06% 2003
27 Namibia 0.98% 2003
28 Lesotho 0.9% 2003
29 Nigeria 0.84% 2003
30 Chad 0.83% 2003
31 The Gambia 0.62% 2003
32 Rwanda 0.61% 2003
33 Burkina Faso 0.51% 2003
=34 Niger 0.5% 2003
=34 Liberia 0.5% 2003
36 Ghana 0.49% 2003
37 Benin 0.41% 2003
38 Cameroon 0.36% 2003
39 Togo 0.27% 2003
40 Botswana 0.26% 2003
41 Democratic Republic of the Congo 0.14% 2003
42 Uganda 0.12% 2003
43 Central African Republic 0.1% 2003

Citation

"Countries Compared by Agriculture > Irrigated land > % of cropland. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Sub--Saharan-Africa/Agriculture/Irrigated-land/%-of-cropland

Sub-Saharan Africa Compared by Agriculture > Irrigated land > % of cropland

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