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Peru

Peru Agriculture Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Agricultural growth 135 1996 20th out of 149
Agricultural machinery > Tractors 13,191 2003 78th out of 188
Arable and permanent cropland 4,210 thousand hectares 2000 52nd out of 148
Arable land > Hectares 3.7 million hectares 2003 52nd out of 198
Cotton > Exports 10 thousand bales 2004 52nd out of 109
Cotton use 380 thousand bales 2004 28th out of 109
Farm workers 3.7 million 2008 35th out of 194
Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons 274,007 metric tons 2002 51st out of 166
Fertilizer use 57.9 kg 2000 63th out of 138
Permanent crops 510,000 hectares 2000 46th out of 181
Pesticide use 1.2 kg 2000 23th out of 45
Products asparagus, coffee, cocoa, cotton, sugarcane, rice, potatoes, corn, plantains, grapes, oranges, pineapples, guavas, bananas, apples, lemons, pears, coca, tomatoes, mango, barley, medicinal plants, palm oil, marigold, onion, wheat, dry beans; poultry, beef, dairy products; fish; guinea pigs 2010
Tractors 13,191 2000 74th out of 147
Value added 8.57 2001 87th out of 128
Workers per hectare 0.7 2000 59th 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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