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

DEFINITION: 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.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Sao Tome and Principe 48.96% of land area 2003
2 Comoros 23.32% of land area 2003
3 Burundi 14.21% of land area 2003
4 Seychelles 13.04% of land area 2003
5 Cote d'Ivoire 11.32% of land area 2003
6 Rwanda 10.94% of land area 2003
7 Uganda 10.91% of land area 2003
8 Ghana 9.67% of land area 2003
9 Guinea-Bissau 8.89% of land area 2003
10 Equatorial Guinea 3.57% of land area 2003
11 Nigeria 3.18% of land area 2003
12 Mauritius 2.96% of land area 2005
13 Guinea 2.65% of land area 2003
14 Cameroon 2.58% of land area 2003
15 Benin 2.41% of land area 2003
16 Liberia 2.28% of land area 2003
17 Togo 2.21% of land area 2003
18 Malawi 1.49% of land area 2003
19 Tanzania 1.24% of land area 2003
20 Sierra Leone 1.05% of land area 2003
21 Madagascar 1.03% of land area 2003
22 Kenya 0.99% of land area 2003
23 Swaziland 0.81% of land area 2003
24 South Africa 0.79% of land area 2003
25 Cape Verde 0.74% of land area 2003
26 Ethiopia 0.71% of land area 2003
27 Gabon 0.66% of land area 2003
28 The Gambia 0.5% of land area 2003
29 Democratic Republic of the Congo 0.49% of land area 2003
30 Zimbabwe 0.34% of land area 2003
31 Mozambique 0.29% of land area 2003
32 Senegal 0.24% of land area 2003
33 Angola 0.23% of land area 2003
34 Burkina Faso 0.22% of land area 2003
35 Sudan 0.18% of land area 2003
36 Central African Republic 0.15% of land area 2003
37 Lesotho 0.13% of land area 2003
=38 Somalia 0.04% of land area 2003
=38 Zambia 0.04% of land area 2003
=40 Eritrea 0.03% of land area 2003
=40 Mali 0.03% of land area 2005
42 Chad 0.02% of land area 2003
=43 Niger 0.01% of land area 2003
=43 Mauritania 0.01% of land area 2003
=43 Botswana 0.01% of land area 2003
=43 Namibia 0.01% of land area 2003

Citation

"Countries Compared by Agriculture > Permanent cropland > % of land area. 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/Permanent-cropland/%-of-land-area

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

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