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Agriculture > Irrigated land > % of cropland: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Irrigated land refers to areas purposely provided with water, including land irrigated by controlled flooding. Cropland refers to arable land and permanent cropland.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 New Caledonia 100% 2003
2 Egypt 99.94% 2002
3 Oman 90% 2003
4 Uzbekistan 84.94% 2003
5 Chile 82.36% 2003
6 Pakistan 82.01% 2003
7 Turkmenistan 79.44% 2003
8 Kyrgyzstan 75.97% 2003
9 Suriname 75% 2003
10 Kuwait 72.22% 2003
11 Azerbaijan 70.48% 2003
12 Tajikistan 68.31% 2003
13 Bahrain 66.67% 2003
14 Qatar 61.9% 2002
15 Netherlands 60.23% 2003
16 Iraq 58.56% 2003
17 Bangladesh 56.12% 2003
18 Japan 54.73% 2003
South and Central Asia average (profile) 53.22% 2003
19 Armenia 51.53% 2003
20 Albania 50.5% 2003
21 North Korea 50.34% 2003
22 South Korea 47.56% 2003
23 China 47.22% 2003
24 Nepal 47.14% 2003
25 Israel 45.75% 2003
South Asia average (profile) 45.68% 2003
26 Georgia 44% 2003
27 Saudi Arabia 42.65% 2003
28 Iran 40.24% 2003
29 Sri Lanka 38.78% 2003
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 38.58% 2003
30 Greece 37.93% 2003
31 Puerto Rico 36.04% 2003
32 Ecuador 34.78% 2003
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 34.68% 2003
33 Afghanistan 33.8% 2003
34 Vietnam 33.73% 2003
35 Lebanon 33.23% 2003
36 Yemen 32.95% 2003
37 India 32.94% 2003
Muslim countries average (profile) 32.1% 2003
38 Romania 31.26% 2003
39 Madagascar 30.59% 2003
40 United Arab Emirates 29.92% 2003
=41 Barbados 29.41% 2003
=41 Guyana 29.41% 2003
OPEC countries average (profile) 29.24% 2003
43 Jordan 28.63% 2003
44 Thailand 28.19% 2003
45 Peru 27.84% 2003
46 Portugal 27.28% 2003
Religious countries average (profile) 26.2% 2003
47 Swaziland 26.04% 2003
Non-religious countries average (profile) 25.99% 2003
48 Italy 25.71% 2003
49 Cyprus 25.64% 2003
50 Syria 24.28% 2003
51 Colombia 24.01% 2003
52 Bhutan 23.53% 2003
53 Mexico 23.15% 2003
54 Cuba 22.97% 2003
55 Libya 21.86% 2003
56 Mauritius 20.75% 2003
57 Costa Rica 20.57% 2003
58 Spain 20.36% 2003
Emerging markets average (profile) 20.1% 2003
59 Turkey 20.04% 2003
60 Denmark 19.73% 2004
61 Somalia 18.67% 2003
High income OECD countries average (profile) 18.67% 2003
Eastern Europe average (profile) 18.38% 2003
=62 Sao Tome and Principe 18.18% 2003
=62 Malta 18.18% 2003
Former British colonies average (profile) 17.95% 2003
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 17.72% 2003
failed states average (profile) 17.55% 2003
64 Dominican Republic 17.23% 2003
65 Burma 17.03% 2003
66 Venezuela 16.91% 2003
67 Saint Lucia 16.67% 2003
68 Bulgaria 16.62% 2003
69 Laos 16.49% 2003
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 16.39% 2003
Eurozone average (profile) 16.09% 2003
70 Kazakhstan 15.67% 2003
71 Morocco 15.41% 2003
NATO countries average (profile) 15.02% 2003
72 Uruguay 14.87% 2003
73 Philippines 14.49% 2003
74 Moldova 13.95% 2003
75 France 13.28% 2003
European Union average (profile) 13.07% 2003
76 Slovakia 12.7% 2003
77 United States 12.48% 2003
78 Indonesia 12.36% 2003
79 Sudan 10.69% 2003
80 Mauritania 9.8% 2002
81 South Africa 9.53% 2003
Former French colonies average (profile) 9.01% 2003
82 Jamaica 8.8% 2002
83 New Zealand 8.45% 2003
84 Haiti 8.36% 2003
85 The Bahamas 8.33% 2003
86 Tunisia 7.99% 2003
87 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 7.14% 2003
88 Cambodia 7.01% 2003
89 Mongolia 7% 2003
90 Algeria 6.93% 2003
91 Ukraine 6.61% 2003
92 Guatemala 6.34% 2003
93 Panama 6.19% 2003
94 Cape Verde 6.12% 2003
95 Switzerland 5.8% 2003
96 Honduras 5.6% 2003
97 Brunei 5.56% 2003
98 Guinea 5.43% 2003
99 Argentina 5.36% 2003
100 Australia 5.35% 2003
101 Zimbabwe 5.19% 2003
102 El Salvador 4.95% 2003
103 Mali 4.88% 2003
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 4.86% 2003
104 Malaysia 4.81% 2003
=105 Senegal 4.79% 2003
=105 Hungary 4.79% 2003
107 Belgium 4.66% 2003
108 Sierra Leone 4.65% 2003
109 Guinea-Bissau 4.55% 2003
110 Brazil 4.38% 2003
111 Sweden 4.3% 2003
112 Bolivia 4.05% 2003
113 Germany 4.03% 2003
114 French Polynesia 4% 2003
115 Eritrea 3.72% 2003
116 Russia 3.7% 2003
117 Tanzania 3.61% 2003
118 Trinidad and Tobago 3.28% 2003
119 United Kingdom 2.98% 2003
120 Zambia 2.95% 2003
121 Belize 2.94% 2003
122 Finland 2.89% 2003
123 Nicaragua 2.82% 2003
124 Mozambique 2.58% 2003
125 Ethiopia 2.46% 2003
126 Belarus 2.31% 2003
127 Angola 2.23% 2003
128 Malawi 2.16% 2003
129 Paraguay 2.14% 2003
130 Latvia 2.06% 2003
131 Kenya 1.98% 2003
132 Burundi 1.55% 2003
133 Canada 1.51% 2003
134 Slovenia 1.49% 2003
135 Gabon 1.41% 2003
136 Cote d'Ivoire 1.06% 2003
137 Fiji 1.05% 2003
138 Namibia 0.98% 2003
139 Lesotho 0.9% 2003
140 Serbia and Montenegro 0.86% 2003
141 Nigeria 0.84% 2003
142 Chad 0.83% 2003
143 Poland 0.78% 2003
144 Czech Republic 0.73% 2003
145 Estonia 0.71% 2003
146 Croatia 0.69% 2003
147 The Gambia 0.62% 2003
148 Rwanda 0.61% 2003
149 Burkina Faso 0.51% 2003
=150 Liberia 0.5% 2003
=150 Niger 0.5% 2003
152 Ghana 0.49% 2003
153 Lithuania 0.45% 2003
154 Benin 0.41% 2003
155 Congo, Republic of the 0.37% 2003
156 Cameroon 0.36% 2003
=157 Bosnia and Herzegovina 0.27% 2003
=157 Togo 0.27% 2003
=157 Austria 0.27% 2003
160 Botswana 0.26% 2003
161 Democratic Republic of the Congo 0.14% 2003
162 Uganda 0.12% 2003
163 Central African Republic 0.1% 2003

Citation

"Countries Compared by Agriculture > Irrigated land > % of cropland. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Agriculture/Irrigated-land/%-of-cropland

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