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Agriculture > Produce > Land under cereal > Production > Hectares > Per capita: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Land under cereal production refers to harvested area, although some countries report only sown or cultivated area. Cereals include wheat, rice, maize, barley, oats, rye, millet, sorghum, buckwheat, and mixed grains. Production data on cereals relate to crops harvested for dry grain only. Cereal crops harvested for hay or harvested green for food, feed, or silage and those used for grazing are excluded. Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Australia 960.04 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
2 Kazakhstan 890.7 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
3 Niger 601.53 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
4 Canada 514 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
5 Sudan 305.19 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
6 Ukraine 301.73 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
7 Hungary 290.82 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
8 Russia 287.6 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
9 Lithuania 278.97 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
10 Denmark 278.55 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
11 Romania 268.26 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
12 Chad 249.57 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
13 Serbia and Montenegro 241.11 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
14 Moldova 240.75 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
15 Argentina 234.38 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
16 Burkina Faso 233.12 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
17 Mali 230.75 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
18 Finland 226.36 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
19 Bulgaria 222.73 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 221.59 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
20 Poland 218.23 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
21 Belarus 218.18 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
22 Turkmenistan 214.14 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
23 Estonia 208.6 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
24 Latvia 206.69 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
Non-religious countries average (profile) 206.29 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
25 Turkey 195.58 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
26 United States 191.65 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
27 Morocco 180.74 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
28 Thailand 179.24 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
29 Guyana 177.31 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
30 Cambodia 176.6 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
31 Syria 172.77 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
Eastern Europe average (profile) 170.24 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
Cold countries average (profile) 166.72 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
32 Uruguay 160.25 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
33 Czech Republic 157.75 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
NATO countries average (profile) 155.04 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 153.12 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
34 Iraq 152.58 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
South and Central Asia average (profile) 150.98 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
35 Spain 150.97 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
36 France 150.66 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
Emerging markets average (profile) 149.72 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
37 Slovakia 147.51 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
38 Laos 145.13 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
High income OECD countries average (profile) 139.92 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
39 Tunisia 139.65 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
40 Ethiopia 137.73 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
Europe average (profile) 137.58 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
41 Burma 137.49 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
European Union average (profile) 135.55 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
42 Iran 132.56 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
43 The Gambia 130.25 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
44 Paraguay 129.97 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
Former French colonies average (profile) 129.77 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
45 Nigeria 129.53 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
46 Zimbabwe 127.72 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
47 Nepal 123.85 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
48 Croatia 121.38 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
49 Togo 121.07 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
50 Namibia 120.27 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
51 Benin 120.11 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
Muslim countries average (profile) 119.91 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
52 East Timor 117.88 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
53 Kyrgyzstan 117.73 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
54 Suriname 114.31 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
55 Greece 113.87 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
56 Sweden 112.42 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
failed states average (profile) 109.23 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
57 Brazil 102.4 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
58 Senegal 102.33 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
59 Afghanistan 102.31 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
60 Nicaragua 101.85 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
61 Vietnam 100.73 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
62 Mozambique 99.93 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
Eurozone average (profile) 99.87 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 98.63 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
Religious countries average (profile) 98.05 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
63 Austria 97.04 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
64 Guinea-Bissau 96.76 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
65 Malawi 96.65 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
66 Azerbaijan 94.53 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
67 Bolivia 93.06 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
68 Tanzania 92.39 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
69 South Africa 91.63 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
70 Angola 91.44 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
71 India 90.86 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
Former British colonies average (profile) 90.56 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
72 Mexico 90.03 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
South Asia average (profile) 89.24 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
73 Somalia 88.19 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
74 Bhutan 87.71 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
75 Bosnia and Herzegovina 86.63 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
76 Guinea 86.42 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
77 Lesotho 85.49 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
78 Eritrea 84.98 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
79 Bangladesh 83.08 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
80 Germany 82.93 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
81 Cyprus 82.46 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
82 Pakistan 82.23 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
83 Philippines 81.5 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
84 Madagascar 81.11 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 81.05 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
85 Mauritania 79.19 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
86 Georgia 75.54 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 72.53 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
87 Cameroon 72 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
88 Algeria 71.55 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
89 Norway 70.45 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
90 Indonesia 69.39 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
91 Belize 68.37 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
92 Italy 68.23 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
93 Armenia 67.01 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
94 Ireland 66.34 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
95 Ecuador 66.11 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
OPEC countries average (profile) 64.22 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
96 China 63.6 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
97 Kenya 63.57 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
98 Mongolia 62.29 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 61.97 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
99 Uzbekistan 61.75 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
100 Ghana 60.27 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
101 Luxembourg 60 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
102 Tajikistan 59.99 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 58.8 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
103 Libya 58.2 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
104 Honduras 57.8 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
105 North Korea 57.77 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
106 Uganda 55.7 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
107 Panama 55.26 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
108 Haiti 54.06 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
109 Guatemala 52.86 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
110 Cote d'Ivoire 51.06 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
111 Swaziland 50.99 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
112 El Salvador 49.41 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
113 United Kingdom 48.58 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
114 Sri Lanka 48.42 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
115 Slovenia 48.16 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
116 Zambia 48.13 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
117 Botswana 47.79 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
118 Albania 47.19 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
119 Sierra Leone 45.79 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
120 Central African Republic 45.69 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
121 Chile 41.56 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
122 Peru 41.52 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
123 Egypt 41.15 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
124 Venezuela 40.22 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
125 Rwanda 38.64 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
126 Portugal 36.95 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
127 Liberia 36.55 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
128 Democratic Republic of the Congo 34.35 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
129 Yemen 32.8 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
130 Belgium 30.77 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
131 Cape Verde 29.6 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
132 New Zealand 28.45 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
133 Malaysia 27.66 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
134 Burundi 27.65 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
135 Colombia 27.44 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
136 Saudi Arabia 27.18 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
137 Comoros 26.14 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
138 Cuba 25.36 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
139 Switzerland 22.55 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
140 South Korea 22.28 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
141 Japan 15.81 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
142 Dominican Republic 15.51 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
143 Lebanon 15.16 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
144 Gabon 14.09 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
145 Costa Rica 13.93 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
146 Israel 13.66 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
147 Netherlands 13.27 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
148 Jordan 11.38 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
149 Fiji 8.28 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
150 Sao Tome and Principe 7.03 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
151 Malta 6.82 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
152 Vanuatu 6.15 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
153 New Caledonia 4.59 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
154 Congo, Republic of the 3.28 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
155 Solomon Islands 2.93 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
156 Grenada 2.82 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
157 Qatar 2.61 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
158 Brunei 2.01 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
159 Dominica 1.88 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
160 Trinidad and Tobago 1.7 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
161 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 1.68 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
162 Federated States of Micronesia 1.12 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
163 Oman 0.974 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
164 Kuwait 0.513 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
165 The Bahamas 0.511 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
166 Papua New Guinea 0.51 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
167 Antigua and Barbuda 0.459 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
168 Saint Lucia 0.438 hectares per 1,000 peop 1979
169 Barbados 0.352 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
170 Jamaica 0.33 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
171 Guam 0.088 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
172 Puerto Rico 0.066 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
173 Mauritius 0.051 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
174 Maldives 0.015 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
175 Djibouti 0.008 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005
176 United Arab Emirates 0.002 hectares per 1,000 peop 2005

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"Countries Compared by Agriculture > Produce > Land under cereal > Production > Hectares > Per capita. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Agriculture/Produce/Land-under-cereal/Production/Hectares/Per-capita

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