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Colombia

Colombia Agriculture Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Agricultural growth 104 1996 89th out of 149
Agricultural machinery > Tractors 21,000 2003 73th out of 188
Arable and permanent cropland 4,545 thousand hectares 2000 48th out of 148
Arable land > Hectares 2 million hectares 2005 36th out of 75
Banana > Exports $560 million 1998 3rd out of 9
Cotton > Exports 0.0 2004 94th out of 109
Cotton use 475 thousand bales 2004 24th out of 109
Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons 691,500 metric tons 2002 31st out of 166
Fertilizer use 144.8 kg 2000 25th out of 138
Permanent crops 1.73 million hectares 2000 21st out of 181
Pesticide use 16.7 kg 2000 2nd out of 45
Products coffee, cut flowers, bananas, rice, tobacco, corn, sugarcane, cocoa beans, oilseed, vegetables; forest products; shrimp 2010
Tractors 21,000 2000 69th out of 147
Value added 13 2001 69th out of 128
Workers per hectare 0.8 2000 57th out of 148

SOURCES: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 2001; World Development Indicators database; World Resources Institute; Food and Agricultural Organization (1998); United States Department of Agriculture; Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 2000; All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 25 March 2010.; The World Bank

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