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Malaysia

Malaysia Agriculture Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Agricultural growth 118 1996 53th out of 149
Agricultural machinery > Tractors 43,300 2003 59th out of 188
Arable and permanent cropland 7,605 thousand hectares 2000 32nd out of 148
Arable land > Hectares 1.8 million hectares 2003 87th out of 198
Cotton > Exports 1 thousand bales 2004 66th out of 109
Cotton use 250 thousand bales 2004 33th out of 109
Farm workers 1.64 million 2008 56th out of 194
Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons 1.23 million metric tons 2002 24th out of 166
Fertilizer use 187.8 kg 2000 18th out of 138
Grains > Corn > Consumption 2,550 thousand metric tons 2004 16th out of 16
Permanent crops 5.79 million hectares 2000 5th out of 181
Products Peninsular Malaysia - rubber, palm oil, cocoa, rice; Sabah - subsistence crops, coconuts, rice; rubber, timber; Sarawak - rubber, timber; pepper 2010
Tractors 43,300 2000 55th out of 147
Value added 8.51 2001 88th out of 128
Workers per hectare 0.2 2000 111th out of 148

SOURCES: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 2001; World Development Indicators database; World Resources Institute; United States Department of Agriculture; Food and Agriculture Organisation, Production Yearbook and data files.; 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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