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Mayotte

Mayotte Agriculture Stats

Definitions

  • Agricultural land > Sq. km > Per capita: Agricultural land refers to the share of land area that is arable, under permanent crops, and under permanent pastures. Arable land includes land defined by the FAO as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded. Land under permanent crops 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. Permanent pasture is land used for five or more years for forage, including natural and cultivated crops." Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Cultivable land > Hectares: Cultivable land (in hectares) includes land defined by the Food and Agriculture Organisation as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded."
  • Cultivable land > Hectares per person: Cultivable land (hectares per person) includes land defined by the Food and Agriculture Organisation as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded."
  • Farm machinery > Tractors: Farm machinery refers to the number of wheel and crawler tractors (excluding garden tractors) in use in agriculture at the end of the calendar year specified or during the first quarter of the following year.
  • Farm machinery > Tractors per 100 sq. km of arable land: Farm machinery refers to the number of wheel and crawler tractors (excluding garden tractors) in use in agriculture at the end of the calendar year specified or during the first quarter of the following year. Arable land includes land defined by the FAO as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded."
  • Land > Arable land and Permanent crops: Arable land and Permanent crops.
  • Products: Major agricultural crops and products
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Agricultural land > Sq. km > Per capita 0.958 per 1,000 people 2007 169th out of 196
Cultivable land > Hectares 7,000 2007 167th out of 194
Cultivable land > Hectares per person 0.04 2007 158th out of 195
Farm machinery > Tractors 14 2007 177th out of 186
Farm machinery > Tractors per 100 sq. km of arable land 20 2007 140th out of 184
Land > Arable land and Permanent crops 20,000 ha 2007 168th out of 212
Products vanilla, ylang-ylang, coffee, copra; fish, livestock 2010

SOURCES: Food and Agriculture Organisation, electronic files and web site.; Food and Agriculture Organization. Source tables; All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 25 March 2010.

Citation

"Mayotte Agriculture Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/Mayotte/Agriculture

Mayotte Agriculture Profiles (Subcategories)

Cultivable land 3