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Agriculture > Permanent cropland > % of land area: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Permanent cropland 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.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Sao Tome and Principe 48.96% of land area 2003
2 Kiribati 47.95% of land area 2003
3 Federated States of Micronesia 45.71% of land area 2003
4 Marshall Islands 44.44% of land area 2005
5 Maldives 30% of land area 2003
6 Grenada 29.41% of land area 2003
7 Samoa 24.38% of land area 2003
8 Comoros 23.32% of land area 2003
9 Saint Lucia 22.95% of land area 2003
10 Dominica 21.33% of land area 2003
11 Guam 18.18% of land area 2003
12 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 17.95% of land area 2003
13 Malaysia 17.61% of land area 2003
14 Philippines 16.77% of land area 2003
15 Sri Lanka 15.47% of land area 2003
16 Tonga 15.28% of land area 2003
17 American Samoa 15% of land area 2003
18 Burundi 14.21% of land area 2003
19 Lebanon 13.98% of land area 2003
20 Tunisia 13.77% of land area 2003
21 Seychelles 13.04% of land area 2003
22 El Salvador 12.07% of land area 2003
23 Haiti 11.61% of land area 2003
24 Cote d'Ivoire 11.32% of land area 2003
25 Rwanda 10.94% of land area 2003
26 Uganda 10.91% of land area 2003
27 Dominican Republic 10.33% of land area 2003
East Asia and Pacific average (profile) 10.18% of land area 2003
28 Jamaica 10.16% of land area 2003
29 Spain 9.88% of land area 2005
30 Ghana 9.67% of land area 2003
31 Trinidad and Tobago 9.16% of land area 2003
32 Moldova 9.07% of land area 2005
33 Guinea-Bissau 8.89% of land area 2003
34 Greece 8.78% of land area 2005
35 Italy 8.63% of land area 2005
36 Portugal 8.46% of land area 2005
37 Vietnam 7.58% of land area 2005
38 Indonesia 7.51% of land area 2005
39 New Zealand 6.99% of land area 2003
40 Vanuatu 6.97% of land area 2003
41 Thailand 6.96% of land area 2003
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 6.67% of land area 2003
42 Cuba 6.6% of land area 2003
43 French Polynesia 6.01% of land area 2003
44 Costa Rica 5.88% of land area 2003
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 5.84% of land area 2003
=45 Bahrain 5.63% of land area 2005
=45 Guatemala 5.63% of land area 2003
Hot countries average (profile) 5.6% of land area 2003
47 Puerto Rico 4.74% of land area 2005
48 Syria 4.73% of land area 2005
Former British colonies average (profile) 4.71% of land area 2003
Catholic countries average (profile) 4.66% of land area 2003
49 Fiji 4.65% of land area 2003
50 East Timor 4.57% of land area 2003
51 Antigua and Barbuda 4.55% of land area 2003
Christian countries average (profile) 4.48% of land area 2003
52 Albania 4.45% of land area 2005
53 Ecuador 4.39% of land area 2005
South and Central Asia average (profile) 4.37% of land area 2003
54 Palau 4.35% of land area 2003
55 Cyprus 4.22% of land area 2005
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 4.03% of land area 2003
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 3.89% of land area 2003
56 Georgia 3.8% of land area 2005
Religious countries average (profile) 3.77% of land area 2003
57 Turkey 3.61% of land area 2005
58 Equatorial Guinea 3.57% of land area 2003
59 Bangladesh 3.53% of land area 2005
60 Israel 3.47% of land area 2005
Muslim countries average (profile) 3.37% of land area 2003
61 India 3.36% of land area 2005
Former French colonies average (profile) 3.28% of land area 2003
62 Honduras 3.22% of land area 2003
63 Nigeria 3.18% of land area 2003
64 Malta 3.12% of land area 2005
65 Serbia and Montenegro 3.11% of land area 2005
66 Czech Republic 3.08% of land area 2005
Emerging markets average (profile) 2.98% of land area 2003
67 Mauritius 2.96% of land area 2005
68 Virgin Islands 2.86% of land area 2003
Eurozone average (profile) 2.86% of land area 2005
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 2.83% of land area 2003
69 Saint Kitts and Nevis 2.78% of land area 2003
failed states average (profile) 2.72% of land area 2003
NATO countries average (profile) 2.72% of land area 2005
70 Azerbaijan 2.68% of land area 2005
71 Guinea 2.65% of land area 2003
72 Cameroon 2.58% of land area 2003
Eastern Europe average (profile) 2.41% of land area 2005
73 Benin 2.41% of land area 2003
74 Romania 2.35% of land area 2005
European Union average (profile) 2.33% of land area 2005
75 Barbados 2.33% of land area 2003
76 Hungary 2.31% of land area 2005
77 Liberia 2.28% of land area 2003
78 United Arab Emirates 2.27% of land area 2003
79 Togo 2.21% of land area 2003
High income OECD countries average (profile) 2.15% of land area 2005
80 Armenia 2.13% of land area 2005
81 Solomon Islands 2.11% of land area 2003
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 2.11% of land area 2005
South Asia average (profile) 2.08% of land area 2005
82 Croatia 2.07% of land area 2005
83 France 2.05% of land area 2005
84 South Korea 2.03% of land area 2005
85 Morocco 2% of land area 2003
86 Panama 1.98% of land area 2003
Non-religious countries average (profile) 1.96% of land area 2003
87 Nicaragua 1.94% of land area 2003
88 Bosnia and Herzegovina 1.89% of land area 2005
89 Bulgaria 1.85% of land area 2005
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 1.79% of land area 2005
90 North Korea 1.66% of land area 2005
91 Ukraine 1.56% of land area 2005
92 Malawi 1.49% of land area 2003
93 Colombia 1.45% of land area 2005
94 Papua New Guinea 1.44% of land area 2003
95 Belize 1.4% of land area 2003
96 Burma 1.35% of land area 2003
97 Slovenia 1.34% of land area 2005
=98 Mexico 1.31% of land area 2003
=98 China 1.31% of land area 2003
100 Tanzania 1.24% of land area 2003
101 Poland 1.23% of land area 2005
102 Sierra Leone 1.05% of land area 2003
=103 Madagascar 1.03% of land area 2003
=103 Pakistan 1.03% of land area 2005
105 Kenya 0.99% of land area 2003
=106 Netherlands 0.97% of land area 2005
=106 Jordan 0.97% of land area 2005
108 Brunei 0.95% of land area 2005
109 Iran 0.92% of land area 2005
=110 Tajikistan 0.91% of land area 2003
=110 Nepal 0.91% of land area 2005
=110 Venezuela 0.91% of land area 2003
=110 Japan 0.91% of land area 2005
114 Brazil 0.9% of land area 2003
115 Cambodia 0.88% of land area 2005
OPEC countries average (profile) 0.865% of land area 2003
116 Swaziland 0.81% of land area 2003
=117 Uzbekistan 0.8% of land area 2003
=117 Austria 0.8% of land area 2005
119 South Africa 0.79% of land area 2003
120 Luxembourg 0.77% of land area 2005
121 Belgium 0.76% of land area 2005
122 Cape Verde 0.74% of land area 2003
=123 Canada 0.71% of land area 2003
=123 Ethiopia 0.71% of land area 2003
125 Gabon 0.66% of land area 2003
126 Lithuania 0.64% of land area 2005
127 Iraq 0.62% of land area 2003
128 Switzerland 0.6% of land area 2005
129 Germany 0.57% of land area 2005
130 Belarus 0.56% of land area 2005
131 Slovakia 0.54% of land area 2005
132 Egypt 0.52% of land area 2005
133 The Gambia 0.5% of land area 2003
134 Democratic Republic of the Congo 0.49% of land area 2003
135 Peru 0.48% of land area 2003
136 Chile 0.43% of land area 2003
137 The Bahamas 0.4% of land area 2003
=138 Bhutan 0.38% of land area 2005
=138 Kyrgyzstan 0.38% of land area 2005
140 Argentina 0.37% of land area 2003
141 Laos 0.35% of land area 2005
142 Zimbabwe 0.34% of land area 2003
143 United States 0.3% of land area 2005
=144 Mozambique 0.29% of land area 2003
=144 Singapore 0.29% of land area 2005
=146 Estonia 0.28% of land area 2005
=146 Algeria 0.28% of land area 2003
148 Qatar 0.27% of land area 2005
149 Yemen 0.25% of land area 2003
=150 Senegal 0.24% of land area 2003
=150 Paraguay 0.24% of land area 2003
=150 Uruguay 0.24% of land area 2003
153 Angola 0.23% of land area 2003
=154 Burkina Faso 0.22% of land area 2003
=154 New Caledonia 0.22% of land area 2003
=156 Afghanistan 0.21% of land area 2003
=156 Latvia 0.21% of land area 2005
=158 Libya 0.19% of land area 2003
=158 United Kingdom 0.19% of land area 2005
=158 Bolivia 0.19% of land area 2003
161 Sudan 0.18% of land area 2003
162 Kuwait 0.17% of land area 2005
163 Denmark 0.16% of land area 2005
=164 Congo, Republic of the 0.15% of land area 2003
=164 Central African Republic 0.15% of land area 2003
=164 Guyana 0.15% of land area 2003
=167 Turkmenistan 0.14% of land area 2003
=167 Oman 0.14% of land area 2003
169 Lesotho 0.13% of land area 2003
170 Russia 0.11% of land area 2005
171 Saudi Arabia 0.1% of land area 2003
172 Suriname 0.06% of land area 2003
173 Kazakhstan 0.05% of land area 2005
=174 Australia 0.04% of land area 2005
=174 Somalia 0.04% of land area 2003
=174 Zambia 0.04% of land area 2003
=177 Ireland 0.03% of land area 2005
=177 Eritrea 0.03% of land area 2003
=177 Mali 0.03% of land area 2005
=180 Finland 0.02% of land area 2005
=180 Chad 0.02% of land area 2003
=182 Mauritania 0.01% of land area 2003
=182 Botswana 0.01% of land area 2003
=182 Sweden 0.01% of land area 2005
=182 Niger 0.01% of land area 2003
=182 Namibia 0.01% of land area 2003

Citation

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

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