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  • Agricultural growth: Index of agricultural production in 1996 - 98 (1989 - 91 = 100)
  • Agricultural growth per capita: Net per capita agricultural production, expressed in International Dollars. Net means after deduction of feed and seed. International Dollars are calculated using the Geary-Khamis formula, which is designed to neutralize irrelevant exchange rate movements (more information on http://faostat3.fao.org/faostat-gateway/go/to/mes/glossary/*/E)
  • Agricultural land > Sq. km: Agricultural land (sq. km). 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.
  • Agricultural machinery > Tractors > Per capita: Agricultural 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. Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Agriculture, value added > Current US$: Agriculture, value added (current US$), including forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources.
  • Arable land > Hectares: Arable land (in hectares) 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.
  • Arable land > Hectares per 1000: Arable land (in hectares) 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. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Arable land > Hectares per capita: Arable land (hectares per person). Arable land (hectares per person) 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.
  • Cereal yield > Kg per hectare: Cereal yield, measured as kilograms per hectare of harvested land, includes 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."
  • 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."
  • Farm workers: Agricultural employment shows the number of agricultural workers in the agricultural sector.
  • Produce > Crop > Production index: Crop production index shows agricultural production for each year relative to the base period 1999-2001. It includes all crops except fodder crops. Regional and income group aggregates for the FAO's production indexes are calculated from the underlying values in international dollars, normalized to the base period 1999-2001.
  • Produce > Food > Production index: Food production index covers food crops that are considered edible and that contain nutrients. Coffee and tea are excluded because, although edible, they have no nutritive value.
  • Products: Major agricultural crops and products
  • Rural population: Total population living in rural areas. Future estimates are from the UN Population Division.
  • Agricultural machinery > Tractors: Agricultural 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.
  • Tractors: Number of tractors 2000. Number of tractors in use refers to the total number of wheeled and crawler tractors used in agriculture. Garden tractors are excluded.
  • Agricultural land > Sq. km per 1000: Agricultural land (sq. km). 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. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Agricultural machinery > Tractors per 100 hectares of arable land: Agricultural 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.
  • Fertilizer use: Average fertilizer use (kg per ha of cropland 2000). Fertilizer use, kilograms per hectare, is calculated by WRI by dividing the total fertilizer consumption, measured in kilograms of plant nutrient, by the total hectares of arable and permanent cropland. The measure of fertilizer consumption is an aggregate of nitrogenous, phosphate and potash fertilizers. The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) collects data on fertilizer use through surveys distributed to participating governments. In addition, the Ad Hoc Working Party on Fertilizer Statistics works to improve geographic coverage of the data. Hectares of arable and permanent cropland are determined through a variety of means, including self-reporting from governments and FAO estimation methods.
  • Gross value added: Gross Value Added by agriculture, hunting, forestry, fishing at current prices - US dollars.
  • Produce > Meat > Production: Meat production in thousand metric tonnes
  • Produce > Cereal > Cereal yield > Kg per hectare: Cereal yield (kg per hectare). Includes 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 or silage, and those used for grazing, are excluded. The FAO allocates production data to the calendar year in which the bulk of the harvest took place. Most of a crop harvested near the end of a year will be used in the following year.
  • 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.
  • Agriculture, value added > Current US$ per capita: Agriculture, value added (current US$). Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • Gross value added per capita: Gross Value Added by agriculture, hunting, forestry, fishing at current prices - US dollars. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • Produce > Food > Production: Food production index covers food crops that are considered edible and that contain nutrients. Coffee and tea are excluded because, although edible, they have no nutritive value."
  • Workers per hectare: Workers per hectare of cropland 2000. Agricultural labor intensity, number of workers per hectare shows the labor input intensity of agricultural systems. It is calculated by WRI by dividing the number of agricultural workers by the number of hectares of arable and permanent cropland. Values vary widely among countries according to labor scarcity, production technologies, costs of energy and machinery, etc.
  • Produce > Livestock > Production index: Livestock production index includes meat and milk from all sources, dairy products such as cheese, and eggs, honey, raw silk, wool, and hides and skins.
  • Produce > Agricultural crop > Production: Crop production index shows agricultural production for each year relative to the base period 1999-2001. It includes all crops except fodder crops. Regional and income group aggregates for the FAO's production indexes are calculated from the underlying values in international dollars, normalized to the base period 1999-2001."
  • Arable land > Hectares > Per capita: Arable land (in hectares) 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. Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Value added per worker > Constant 2000 US$: Agriculture value added per worker is a measure of agricultural productivity. Value added in agriculture measures the output of the agricultural sector (ISIC divisions 1-5) less the value of intermediate inputs. Agriculture comprises value added from forestry, hunting, and fishing as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Data are in constant 2000 U.S. dollars.
  • Tractors per 1000: Number of tractors 2000. Number of tractors in use refers to the total number of wheeled and crawler tractors used in agriculture. Garden tractors are excluded. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Produce > Cereal > Cereal production > Metric tons: Cereal production (metric tons). Production data on cereals relate to crops harvested for dry grain only. Cereal crops harvested for hay or harvested green for food or silage, and those used for grazing, are 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.
  • Agricultural machinery > Tractors per 1000: Agricultural 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. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons: Fertilizer consumption measures the quantity of plant nutrients used per unit of arable land. Fertilizer products cover nitrogenous, potash, and phosphate fertilizers (including ground rock phosphate). Traditional nutrients--animal and plant manures--are not included. The time reference for fertilizer consumption is the crop year (July through June).
  • Produce > Cotton > Production: Production of cotton 2003/2004, in thousand bales.
  • Rural population per thousand people: Total population living in rural areas. Future estimates are from the UN Population Division. Figures expressed per thousand people for the same year.
  • Renewable internal freshwater resources, total > Billion cubic meters per million: Renewable internal freshwater resources, total (billion cubic meters). Renewable internal freshwater resources flows refer to internal renewable resources (internal river flows and groundwater from rainfall) in the country. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Water productivity, total > Constant 2000 US$ GDP per cubic meter of total freshwater withdrawal: Water productivity, total (constant 2000 US$ GDP per cubic meter of total freshwater withdrawal). Water productivity is calculated as GDP in constant prices divided by annual total water withdrawal. GDP (Gross domestic product) is the market value of all officially recognized final goods and services produced within a country in a year.
  • Fertilizer use > Metric tons: Fertilizer consumption measures the quantity of plant nutrients used per unit of arable land. Fertilizer products cover nitrogenous, potash, and phosphate fertilizers (including ground rock phosphate). Traditional nutrients--animal and plant manures--are not included. For the purpose of data dissemination, FAO has adopted the concept of a calendar year (January to December). Some countries compile fertilizer data on a calendar year basis, while others are on a split-year basis."
  • Methane emissions > Kt of CO2 equivalent per 1000: Methane emissions (kt of CO2 equivalent). Methane emissions are those stemming from human activities such as agriculture and from industrial methane production. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Value added: Agriculture, value added (% of GDP). Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3.
  • Cotton > Exports: Exports of cotton 2003/2004
  • Land > Arable land and Permanent crops: Arable land and Permanent crops.
  • Fertilizer > Consumption > 100 grams per hectare of arable land: Fertilizer consumption (100 grams per hectare of arable land) measures the quantity of plant nutrients used per unit of arable land. Fertilizer products cover nitrogenous, potash, and phosphate fertilizers (including ground rock phosphate). Traditional nutrients--animal and plant manures--are not included. The time reference for fertilizer consumption is the crop year (July through June). 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.
  • Value: Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Data are in constant 2000 U.S. dollars."
  • Fertilizer use > Kg per ha of arable land: Fertilizer consumption (100 grams per hectare of arable land) measures the quantity of plant nutrients used per unit of arable land. Fertilizer products cover nitrogenous, potash, and phosphate fertilizers (including ground rock phosphate). Traditional nutrients--animal and plant manures--are not included. For the purpose of data dissemination, FAO has adopted the concept of a calendar year (January to December). Some countries compile fertilizer data on a calendar year basis, while others are on a split-year basis. 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."
  • Cotton use: Domestic use of cotton 2003/2004
  • Produce > Cereal > Production: Average production of cereals (1999-2001). Average Production of Cereals refers to the amount of cereals produced in a given country or region each year. Data are reported in thousand metric tons. Cereals include wheat, barley, maize, rye, oats, millet, s
  • Agricultural methane emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent: Agricultural methane emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent). Agricultural methane emissions are emissions from animals, animal waste, rice production, agricultural waste burning (nonenergy, on-site), and savannah burning.
  • Agricultural methane emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million: Agricultural methane emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent). Agricultural methane emissions are emissions from animals, animal waste, rice production, agricultural waste burning (nonenergy, on-site), and savannah burning. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • 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."
  • Produce > Cereal > Cereal production > Metric tons per 1000: Cereal production (metric tons). Production data on cereals relate to crops harvested for dry grain only. Cereal crops harvested for hay or harvested green for food or silage, and those used for grazing, are excluded. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million: Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent). Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions are emissions produced through fertilizer use (synthetic and animal manure), animal waste management, agricultural waste burning (nonenergy, on-site), and savannah burning. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent: Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent). Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions are emissions produced through fertilizer use (synthetic and animal manure), animal waste management, agricultural waste burning (nonenergy, on-site), and savannah burning.
  • Nitrous oxide emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million: Nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent). Nitrous oxide emissions are emissions from agricultural biomass burning, industrial activities, and livestock management. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Produce > Meat > Production per million: Meat production in thousand metric tonnes. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Permanent crops: Permanent crops in 2000.
  • Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons per 1000: Fertilizer consumption measures the quantity of plant nutrients used per unit of arable land. Fertilizer products cover nitrogenous, potash, and phosphate fertilizers (including ground rock phosphate). Traditional nutrients--animal and plant manures--are not included. The time reference for fertilizer consumption is the crop year (July through June). Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Value added > Constant 2000 US$ > Per capita: Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Data are in constant 2000 U.S. dollars. Per capita figures expressed per 1 population.
  • Produce > Live stock > Production index: Livestock production index includes meat and milk from all sources, dairy products such as cheese, and eggs, honey, raw silk, wool, and hides and skins."
  • Value added > Current US$ > Per $ GDP: Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Data are in current U.S. dollars. Per $ GDP figures expressed per 1,000 $ gross domestic product.
  • Renewable internal freshwater resources, total > Billion cubic meters: Renewable internal freshwater resources, total (billion cubic meters). Renewable internal freshwater resources flows refer to internal renewable resources (internal river flows and groundwater from rainfall) in the country.
  • 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."
  • Value added > Current US$ > Per $ GDP: Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Data are in current U.S. dollars. Per $ GDP figures expressed per 1,000 $ gross domestic product.
  • Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons > Per capita: Fertilizer consumption measures the quantity of plant nutrients used per unit of arable land. Fertilizer products cover nitrogenous, potash, and phosphate fertilizers (including ground rock phosphate). Traditional nutrients--animal and plant manures--are not included. The time reference for fertilizer consumption is the crop year (July through June). Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Cotton use per million: Domestic use of cotton 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Agriculture value added per worker > Constant 2000 US$: Agriculture value added per worker is a measure of agricultural productivity. Value added in agriculture measures the output of the agricultural sector (ISIC divisions 1-5) less the value of intermediate inputs. Agriculture comprises value added from forestry, hunting, and fishing as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Data are in constant 2000 U.S. dollars."
  • Produce > Cotton > Imports: Imports of cotton 2003/2004
  • Value added > Constant 2000 US$ > Per capita: Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Data are in constant 2000 U.S. dollars. Per capita figures expressed per 1 population.
  • Value added > Current US$ > Per capita: Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Data are in current U.S. dollars. Per capita figures expressed per 1 population.
  • Cotton > Exports per million: Exports of cotton 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Methane emissions > Kt of CO2 equivalent: Methane emissions (kt of CO2 equivalent). Methane emissions are those stemming from human activities such as agriculture and from industrial methane production.
  • Nitrous oxide emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent: Nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent). Nitrous oxide emissions are emissions from agricultural biomass burning, industrial activities, and livestock management.
  • Arable and permanent cropland: Arable and permanent cropland 2000.
  • Produce > Cereal > Production growth: Average production of Cereals (percentage change from 1986-88 to 1996-98)
  • Produce > Cereal > Production per million: Average production of cereals (1999-2001). Average Production of Cereals refers to the amount of cereals produced in a given country or region each year. Data are reported in thousand metric tons. Cereals include wheat, barley, maize, rye, oats, millet, s. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Land > Arable land and Permanent crops per thousand people: Arable land and Permanent crops. Figures expressed per thousand people for the same year.
  • Area > Barley: Land area under Barley, hectares, 2003/2004
  • Produce > Meat > Production growth: Average production of roots and tubers (percentage change from 1986-88 to 1996-98)
  • Value added > Current US$: Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Data are in current U.S. dollars.
  • Value added > Current US$ per capita: Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Data are in current U.S. dollars. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • Value added > Current US$ > Per capita: Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Data are in current U.S. dollars. Per capita figures expressed per 1 population.
  • Produce > Land under cereal > Production > Hectares > Per capita: 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.
  • Produce > Cotton > Production per million: Production of cotton 2003/2004, in thousand bales. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Produce > Root and tuber > Production: Average production of roots and tubers 1996-1998
  • Organic cropland: Cropland under organic management (hectares 2003). Hectares under organic management refers to number of hectares of land either fully converted to organic agriculture or in the process of conversion. Definitions of organic agriculture vary between count
  • Arable and permanent cropland per million: Arable and permanent cropland 2000. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Area > Barley per 1000: Land area under Barley, hectares, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Area > Rye: Land area under Rye, hectares, 2003/2004
  • Organic cropland per 1000: Cropland under organic management (hectares 2003). Hectares under organic management refers to number of hectares of land either fully converted to organic agriculture or in the process of conversion. Definitions of organic agriculture vary between count. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Permanent crops per 1000: Permanent crops in 2000. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Produce > Root and tuber > Production growth: Average production of roots and tubers (percentage change from 1986-88 to 1996-98)
  • Value added > Annual % growth: Annual growth rate for agricultural value added based on constant local currency. Aggregates are based on constant 2000 U.S. dollars. Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3.
  • Agricultural land > % of land area: 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."
  • Produce > Land under cereal > Production > Hectares: 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.
  • Value added > Constant 2000 US$: Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Data are in constant 2000 U.S. dollars.
  • Permanent cropland > % of land area: 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.
  • Livestock > Annual freshwater withdrawals, total > Billion cubic meters: Annual freshwater withdrawals, total (billion cubic meters). Annual freshwater withdrawals refer to total water withdrawals, not counting evaporation losses from storage basins. Withdrawals also include water from desalination plants in countries where they are a significant source. Withdrawals can exceed 100 percent of total renewable resources where extraction from nonrenewable aquifers or desalination plants is considerable or where there is significant water reuse. Withdrawals for agriculture and industry are total withdrawals for irrigation and livestock production and for direct industrial use (including withdrawals for cooling thermoelectric plants). Withdrawals for domestic uses include drinking water, municipal use or supply, and use for public services, commercial establishments, and homes. Data are for the most recent year available for 1987-2002.
  • Annual freshwater withdrawals, industry > % of total freshwater withdrawal: Annual freshwater withdrawals, industry (% of total freshwater withdrawal). Annual freshwater withdrawals refer to total water withdrawals, not counting evaporation losses from storage basins. Withdrawals also include water from desalination plants in countries where they are a significant source. Withdrawals can exceed 100 percent of total renewable resources where extraction from nonrenewable aquifers or desalination plants is considerable or where there is significant water reuse. Withdrawals for industry are total withdrawals for direct industrial use (including withdrawals for cooling thermoelectric plants). Data correspond to the most recent year available for 1987-2002.
  • Value added > Constant 2000 US$ per capita: Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Data are in constant 2000 U.S. dollars. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • Area > Rye per 1000: Land area under Rye, hectares, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Produce > Agricultural raw materials > Imports > % of merchandise imports: Agricultural raw materials comprise SITC section 2 (crude materials except fuels) excluding divisions 22, 27 (crude fertilizers and minerals excluding coal, petroleum, and precious stones), and 28 (metalliferous ores and scrap).
  • Livestock > Annual freshwater withdrawals, total > % of internal resources: Annual freshwater withdrawals, total (% of internal resources). Annual freshwater withdrawals refer to total water withdrawals, not counting evaporation losses from storage basins. Withdrawals also include water from desalination plants in countries where they are a significant source. Withdrawals can exceed 100 percent of total renewable resources where extraction from nonrenewable aquifers or desalination plants is considerable or where there is significant water reuse. Withdrawals for agriculture and industry are total withdrawals for irrigation and livestock production and for direct industrial use (including withdrawals for cooling thermoelectric plants). Withdrawals for domestic uses include drinking water, municipal use or supply, and use for public services, commercial establishments, and homes. Data correspond to the most recent year available for 1987-2002.
  • Produce > Root and tuber > Production per million: Average production of roots and tubers 1996-1998. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Produce > Cereal > Land under cereal production > Hectares per 1000: Land under cereal production (hectares). 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 or silage, and those used for grazing, are excluded. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Agricultural raw materials > Exports > % of merchandise > Exports: Agricultural raw materials comprise SITC section 2 (crude materials except fuels) excluding divisions 22, 27 (crude fertilizers and minerals excluding coal, petroleum, and precious stones), and 28 (metalliferous ores and scrap).
  • Produce > Cotton > Stocks per million: Stocks of cotton in mid 2003 (480 lb bales). Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Irrigated land > % of cropland: Irrigated land refers to areas purposely provided with water, including land irrigated by controlled flooding. Cropland refers to arable land and permanent cropland.
  • Produce > Barley > Yield: Yield of Barley, Metric tons per hectare, 2003/2004
  • Produce > Cotton > Imports per million: Imports of cotton 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Produce > Barley > Yield per million: Yield of Barley, Metric tons per hectare, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Fertilizer use > % of fertilizer > Production: Fertilizer consumption measures the quantity of plant nutrients used per unit of arable land. Fertilizer products cover nitrogenous, potash, and phosphate fertilizers (including ground rock phosphate). Traditional nutrients--animal and plant manures--are not included. For the purpose of data dissemination, FAO has adopted the concept of a calendar year (January to December). Some countries compile fertilizer data on a calendar year basis, while others are on a split-year basis."
  • Value added agriculture growth > Including farming: Annual growth rate for agricultural value added based on constant local currency. Aggregates are based on constant 2000 U.S. dollars. Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3."
  • Produce > Cotton > Stocks: Stocks of cotton in mid 2003 (480 lb bales)
  • Agricultural methane emissions > % of total: Agricultural methane emissions (% of total). Agricultural methane emissions are emissions from animals, animal waste, rice production, agricultural waste burning (nonenergy, on-site), and savannah burning.
  • Produce > Imports as % of merchandise > Imports: Agricultural raw materials comprise SITC section 2 (crude materials except fuels) excluding divisions 22, 27 (crude fertilizers and minerals excluding coal, petroleum, and precious stones), and 28 (metalliferous ores and scrap)."
  • Produce > Land used for cereal > Production > Hectares: 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."
  • Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions > % of total: Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions (% of total). Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions are emissions produced through fertilizer use (synthetic and animal manure), animal waste management, agricultural waste burning (nonenergy, on-site), and savannah burning.
  • Agriculture, value added > Current US$, % of GDP: Agriculture, value added (current US$). Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Data are in current U.S. dollars. Figures expressed as a proportion of GDP for the same year
  • Produce > Land under cereal > Production > Hectares per 1000: 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. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Value added > Current LCU: Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Data are in current local currency.
  • Exports > Agricultural raw materials > Exports > % of merchandise > Exports: Agricultural raw materials comprise SITC section 2 (crude materials except fuels) excluding divisions 22, 27 (crude fertilizers and minerals excluding coal, petroleum, and precious stones), and 28 (metalliferous ores and scrap)."
  • Arable land > % of land area: 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.
  • Annual freshwater withdrawals, agriculture > % of total freshwater withdrawal: Annual freshwater withdrawals, agriculture (% of total freshwater withdrawal). Annual freshwater withdrawals refer to total water withdrawals, not counting evaporation losses from storage basins. Withdrawals also include water from desalination plants in countries where they are a significant source. Withdrawals can exceed 100 percent of total renewable resources where extraction from nonrenewable aquifers or desalination plants is considerable or where there is significant water reuse. Withdrawals for agriculture are total withdrawals for irrigation and livestock production. Data correspond to the most recent year available for 1987-2002.
  • Value added > Constant LCU: Agriculture corresponds to ISIC divisions 1-5 and includes forestry, hunting, and fishing, as well as cultivation of crops and livestock production. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Data are in constant local currency.
  • Livestock > Annual freshwater withdrawals, total > Billion cubic meters per million: Annual freshwater withdrawals, total (billion cubic meters). Annual freshwater withdrawals refer to total water withdrawals, not counting evaporation losses from storage basins. Withdrawals also include water from desalination plants in countries where they are a significant source. Withdrawals can exceed 100 percent of total renewable resources where extraction from nonrenewable aquifers or desalination plants is considerable or where there is significant water reuse. Withdrawals for agriculture and industry are total withdrawals for irrigation and livestock production and for direct industrial use (including withdrawals for cooling thermoelectric plants). Withdrawals for domestic uses include drinking water, municipal use or supply, and use for public services, commercial establishments, and homes. Data correspond to the most recent year available for 1987-2002. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Produce > Cereal > Land under cereal production > Hectares: Land under cereal production (hectares). 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 or silage, and those used for grazing, are excluded.
  • Cultivable land > % of land area: Cultivable land 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."
  • Produce > Rye > Yield: Yield of Rye, Metric tons per hectare, 2003/2004
  • Fertilizer consumption > % of fertilizer production: Fertilizer consumption (% of fertilizer production). Fertilizer consumption measures the quantity of plant nutrients used per unit of arable land. Fertilizer products cover nitrogenous, potash, and phosphate fertilizers (including ground rock phosphate). Traditional nutrients--animal and plant manures--are not included. For the purpose of data dissemination, FAO has adopted the concept of a calendar year (January to December). Some countries compile fertilizer data on a calendar year basis, while others do it on a split-year basis.
  • Produce > Rye > Yield per million: Yield of Rye, Metric tons per hectare, 2003/2004. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Permanent crop farmland > % of land area: Permanent crop farmland 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."
  • Annual freshwater withdrawals, domestic > % of total freshwater withdrawal: Annual freshwater withdrawals, domestic (% of total freshwater withdrawal). Annual freshwater withdrawals refer to total water withdrawals, not counting evaporation losses from storage basins. Withdrawals also include water from desalination plants in countries where they are a significant source. Withdrawals can exceed 100 percent of total renewable resources where extraction from nonrenewable aquifers or desalination plants is considerable or where there is significant water reuse. Withdrawals for domestic uses include drinking water, municipal use or supply, and use for public services, commercial establishments, and homes. Data correspond to the most recent year available for 1987-2002.
STAT Denmark United States HISTORY
Agricultural growth 101
Ranked 137th.
107
Ranked 105th. 6% more than Denmark

Agricultural growth per capita 99 Int. $
Ranked 104th.
100 Int. $
Ranked 93th. 1% more than Denmark

Agricultural land > Sq. km 26,900 sq. km
Ranked 108th.
4.11 million sq. km
Ranked 2nd. 153 times more than Denmark

Agricultural machinery > Tractors > Per capita 22.83 per 1,000 people
Ranked 16th. 39% more than United States
16.37 per 1,000 people
Ranked 21st.

Agriculture, value added > Current US$ $3.19 billion
Ranked 68th.
$173.80 billion
Ranked 3rd. 54 times more than Denmark

Arable land > Hectares 2.24 million hectares
Ranked 34th.
174.45 million hectares
Ranked 1st. 78 times more than Denmark

Arable land > Hectares per 1000 412.77 hectares
Ranked 14th.
590.32 hectares
Ranked 5th. 43% more than Denmark

Arable land > Hectares per capita 0.449
Ranked 19th.
0.514
Ranked 14th. 15% more than Denmark

Cereal yield > Kg per hectare 6,020.4
Ranked 14th.
6,624.4
Ranked 11th. 10% more than Denmark

Cultivable land > Hectares 2.31 million
Ranked 74th.
170.43 million
Ranked 1st. 74 times more than Denmark

Farm workers 80,000
Ranked 139th.
2.67 million
Ranked 47th. 33 times more than Denmark

Produce > Crop > Production index 101%
Ranked 126th.
111.3%
Ranked 59th. 10% more than Denmark

Produce > Food > Production index 101.4%
Ranked 131st.
107.5%
Ranked 80th. 6% more than Denmark

Products barley, wheat, potatoes, sugar beets; pork, dairy products; fish wheat, corn, other grains, fruits, vegetables, cotton; beef, pork, poultry, dairy products; fish; forest products
Rural population 12,236
Ranked 178th.
15,540
Ranked 170th. 27% more than Denmark

Agricultural machinery > Tractors 123,000
Ranked 35th.
4.76 million
Ranked 1st. 39 times more than Denmark

Tractors 123,221
Ranked 33th.
4.8 million
Ranked 1st. 39 times more than Denmark
Agricultural land > Sq. km per 1000 4.83 sq. km
Ranked 98th.
13.2 sq. km
Ranked 36th. 3 times more than Denmark

Agricultural machinery > Tractors per 100 hectares of arable land 542.81
Ranked 29th. 2 times more than United States
269.43
Ranked 52nd.

Fertilizer use 159.9 kg
Ranked 20th. 55% more than United States
103.4 kg
Ranked 40th.
Gross value added 3.94 billion
Ranked 77th.
177.33 billion
Ranked 3rd. 45 times more than Denmark

Produce > Meat > Production 1,904 thousand metric tons
Ranked 21st.
35,085 thousand metric tons
Ranked 2nd. 18 times more than Denmark
Produce > Cereal > Cereal yield > Kg per hectare 6,313.94
Ranked 14th. 7% more than United States
5,922.47
Ranked 20th.

Agricultural land > Sq. km > Per capita 4.87 per 1,000 people
Ranked 93th.
13.65 per 1,000 people
Ranked 36th. 3 times more than Denmark

Agriculture, value added > Current US$ per capita $575.18
Ranked 25th. 3% more than United States
$557.79
Ranked 25th.

Gross value added per capita 704.14
Ranked 24th. 25% more than United States
564.9
Ranked 47th.

Produce > Food > Production 102
Ranked 123th.
109
Ranked 96th. 7% more than Denmark

Workers per hectare 0.0
Ranked 146th.
0.05
Ranked 143th.
Produce > Livestock > Production index 102.6%
Ranked 106th. About the same as United States
102.3%
Ranked 110th.

Produce > Agricultural crop > Production 95
Ranked 155th.
109
Ranked 90th. 15% more than Denmark

Arable land > Hectares > Per capita 413.04 hectares per 1,000 peop
Ranked 15th.
588.53 hectares per 1,000 peop
Ranked 5th. 42% more than Denmark

Value added per worker > Constant 2000 US$ 38,501.94 constant 2000 US$
Ranked 10th.
39,125.76 constant 2000 US$
Ranked 9th. 2% more than Denmark

Tractors per 1000 23.08
Ranked 14th. 36% more than United States
17.01
Ranked 20th.
Produce > Cereal > Cereal production > Metric tons 9.41 million
Ranked 37th.
356.96 million
Ranked 2nd. 38 times more than Denmark

Farm machinery > Tractors 110,692
Ranked 35th.
4.39 million
Ranked 2nd. 40 times more than Denmark

Agricultural machinery > Tractors per 1000 22.82
Ranked 14th. 39% more than United States
16.41
Ranked 20th.

Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons 297,001 metric tons
Ranked 47th.
19.3 million metric tons
Ranked 2nd. 65 times more than Denmark

Produce > Cotton > Production 0.0
Ranked 97th.
17,559
Ranked 2nd.
Rural population per thousand people 2.65
Ranked 140th. 40 times more than United States
0.0658
Ranked 204th.

Renewable internal freshwater resources, total > Billion cubic meters per million 1.08
Ranked 130th.
9.04
Ranked 51st. 8 times more than Denmark

Water productivity, total > Constant 2000 US$ GDP per cubic meter of total freshwater withdrawal $394.15
Ranked 4th. 14 times more than United States
$28.94
Ranked 61st.

Fertilizer use > Metric tons 247,256
Ranked 51st.
25.28 million
Ranked 2nd. 102 times more than Denmark

Methane emissions > Kt of CO2 equivalent per 1000 1.4
Ranked 48th.
1.7
Ranked 36th. 21% more than Denmark

Value added 2.8
Ranked 118th. 72% more than United States
1.63
Ranked 19th.
Cotton > Exports 0.0
Ranked 99th.
12,000 thousand bales
Ranked 1st.
Land > Arable land and Permanent crops 2.31 million ha
Ranked 77th.
173.16 million ha
Ranked 1st. 75 times more than Denmark

Fertilizer > Consumption > 100 grams per hectare of arable land 1,303.21 100 g/ha of arable land
Ranked 48th. 19% more than United States
1,096.63 100 g/ha of arable land
Ranked 59th.

Value 3.53 billion
Ranked 47th.
123.28 billion
Ranked 4th. 35 times more than Denmark

Fertilizer use > Kg per ha of arable land 133.53
Ranked 54th.
171.19
Ranked 43th. 28% more than Denmark

Cotton use 1 thousand bales
Ranked 105th.
6,400 thousand bales
Ranked 4th. 6400 times more than Denmark
Produce > Cereal > Production 103 thousand metric tons
Ranked 90th.
117 thousand metric tons
Ranked 57th. 14% more than Denmark
Agricultural methane emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent 5,222.8
Ranked 63th.
195,599.9
Ranked 4th. 37 times more than Denmark

Agricultural methane emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million 941.44
Ranked 19th. 49% more than United States
632.34
Ranked 30th.

Cultivable land > Hectares per person 0.42
Ranked 22nd.
0.57
Ranked 10th. 36% more than Denmark

Produce > Cereal > Cereal production > Metric tons per 1000 1,683.27
Ranked 2nd. 48% more than United States
1,137.13
Ranked 6th.

Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million 773.82
Ranked 16th. 34% more than United States
575.96
Ranked 21st.

Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent 4,292.9
Ranked 61st.
178,158.4
Ranked 2nd. 42 times more than Denmark

Nitrous oxide emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million 975.18
Ranked 22nd.
983.05
Ranked 20th. 1% more than Denmark

Produce > Meat > Production per million 355.3 thousand metric tons
Ranked 1st. 3 times more than United States
123.12 thousand metric tons
Ranked 7th.
Permanent crops 8,000 hectares
Ranked 149th.
2.05 million hectares
Ranked 17th. 256 times more than Denmark
Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons per 1000 55.25 metric tons
Ranked 11th.
67.1 metric tons
Ranked 6th. 21% more than Denmark

Value added > Constant 2000 US$ > Per capita 672.6$ per capita
Ranked 3rd. 81% more than United States
371.86$ per capita
Ranked 25th.

Produce > Live stock > Production index 104
Ranked 118th.
105
Ranked 112th. 1% more than Denmark

Value added > Current US$ > Per $ GDP 15.38$ per $1,000 of GDP
Ranked 128th. 23% more than United States
12.49$ per $1,000 of GDP
Ranked 151st.

Renewable internal freshwater resources, total > Billion cubic meters 6
Ranked 137th.
2,818
Ranked 4th. 470 times more than Denmark

Farm machinery > Tractors per 100 sq. km of arable land 480.02
Ranked 40th. 86% more than United States
257.58
Ranked 58th.

Value added > Current US$ > Per $ GDP 15.38$ per $1,000 of GDP
Ranked 128th. 23% more than United States
12.49$ per $1,000 of GDP
Ranked 151st.

Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons > Per capita 55.26 metric tons per 1,000 p
Ranked 11th.
66.92 metric tons per 1,000 p
Ranked 6th. 21% more than Denmark

Cotton use per million 0.185 thousand bales
Ranked 106th.
21.86 thousand bales
Ranked 16th. 118 times more than Denmark
Agriculture value added per worker > Constant 2000 US$ $38,486.16
Ranked 7th.
$45,417.89
Ranked 6th. 18% more than Denmark

Produce > Cotton > Imports 1 thousand bales
Ranked 81st.
50 thousand bales
Ranked 55th. 50 times more than Denmark
Value added > Constant 2000 US$ > Per capita 672.6 constant 2000 US$ per c
Ranked 3rd. 81% more than United States
371.86 constant 2000 US$ per c
Ranked 25th.

Value added > Current US$ > Per capita 734.64$ per capita
Ranked 5th. 48% more than United States
496.84$ per capita
Ranked 19th.

Cotton > Exports per million 0.0
Ranked 98th.
40.98 thousand bales
Ranked 9th.
Methane emissions > Kt of CO2 equivalent 7,762.9
Ranked 88th.
524,688.1
Ranked 5th. 68 times more than Denmark

Nitrous oxide emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent 5,410
Ranked 68th.
304,082
Ranked 2nd. 56 times more than Denmark

Arable and permanent cropland 2,289 thousand hectares
Ranked 77th.
179,000 thousand hectares
Ranked 1st. 78 times more than Denmark
Produce > Cereal > Production growth 21%
Ranked 53th.
28%
Ranked 42nd. 33% more than Denmark
Produce > Cereal > Production per million 19.22 thousand metric tons
Ranked 44th. 47 times more than United States
0.411 thousand metric tons
Ranked 144th.
Land > Arable land and Permanent crops per thousand people 423.51 ha
Ranked 27th.
574.83 ha
Ranked 13th. 36% more than Denmark

Area > Barley 710,000
Ranked 16th.
1.91 million
Ranked 8th. 3 times more than Denmark
Produce > Meat > Production growth 40%
Ranked 62nd.
46%
Ranked 56th. 15% more than Denmark
Value added > Current US$ 3.98 billion$
Ranked 47th.
145.9 billion$
Ranked 2nd. 37 times more than Denmark

Value added > Current US$ per capita 734.18$
Ranked 5th. 47% more than United States
498.28$
Ranked 19th.

Value added > Current US$ > Per capita 734.64$ per capita
Ranked 5th. 48% more than United States
496.84$ per capita
Ranked 19th.

Produce > Land under cereal > Production > Hectares > Per capita 278.55 hectares per 1,000 peop
Ranked 10th. 45% more than United States
191.65 hectares per 1,000 peop
Ranked 26th.

Produce > Cotton > Production per million 0.0
Ranked 96th.
59.97
Ranked 10th.
Produce > Root and tuber > Production 1,569 thousand metric tons
Ranked 45th.
22,392 thousand metric tons
Ranked 7th. 14 times more than Denmark
Organic cropland 0.0
Ranked 83th.
950,000 hectares
Ranked 4th.
Arable and permanent cropland per million 428.68 thousand hectares
Ranked 31st.
634.39 thousand hectares
Ranked 12th. 48% more than Denmark
Area > Barley per 1000 131.37
Ranked 3rd. 20 times more than United States
6.52
Ranked 19th.
Produce > International wheat > Production statistics 4.2
Ranked 22nd.
44
Ranked 4th. 10 times more than Denmark

Area > Rye 40,000
Ranked 13th.
130,000
Ranked 8th. 3 times more than Denmark
Organic cropland per 1000 0.0
Ranked 82nd.
3.27 hectares
Ranked 23th.
Permanent crops per 1000 1.5 hectares
Ranked 160th.
7.27 hectares
Ranked 130th. 5 times more than Denmark
Produce > Root and tuber > Production growth 41%
Ranked 36th. 37% more than United States
30%
Ranked 45th.
Value added > Annual % growth 1.73%
Ranked 86th.
-1.71%
Ranked 136th.

Agricultural land > % of land area 62.76%
Ranked 35th. 40% more than United States
44.88%
Ranked 81st.

Produce > Land under cereal > Production > Hectares 1.51 million hectares
Ranked 58th.
56.81 million hectares
Ranked 3rd. 38 times more than Denmark

Value added > Constant 2000 US$ 3.64 billion constant 2000 US$
Ranked 45th.
109.2 billion constant 2000 US$
Ranked 2nd. 30 times more than Denmark

Permanent cropland > % of land area 0.16% of land area
Ranked 65th.
0.3% of land area
Ranked 58th. 88% more than Denmark

Livestock > Annual freshwater withdrawals, total > Billion cubic meters 0.66
Ranked 125th.
478.4
Ranked 3rd. 725 times more than Denmark

Annual freshwater withdrawals, industry > % of total freshwater withdrawal 5.46%
Ranked 105th.
46.11%
Ranked 29th. 8 times more than Denmark

Value added > Constant 2000 US$ per capita 672.17 constant 2000 US$
Ranked 5th. 80% more than United States
372.94 constant 2000 US$
Ranked 25th.

Area > Rye per 1000 7.4
Ranked 6th. 17 times more than United States
0.444
Ranked 16th.
Produce > Agricultural raw materials > Imports > % of merchandise imports 2.2%
Ranked 18th. 67% more than United States
1.32%
Ranked 59th.

Livestock > Annual freshwater withdrawals, total > % of internal resources 11%
Ranked 81st.
16.98%
Ranked 66th. 54% more than Denmark

Produce > Root and tuber > Production per million 295.8 thousand metric tons
Ranked 15th. 4 times more than United States
81.17 thousand metric tons
Ranked 70th.
Produce > Cereal > Land under cereal production > Hectares per 1000 266.6
Ranked 11th. 39% more than United States
192
Ranked 26th.

Agricultural raw materials > Exports > % of merchandise > Exports 2.54%
Ranked 40th. 10% more than United States
2.31%
Ranked 44th.

Produce > Cotton > Stocks per million 0.186 thousand bales
Ranked 103th.
18.56 thousand bales
Ranked 10th. 100 times more than Denmark
Irrigated land > % of cropland 19.73%
Ranked 1st. 58% more than United States
12.48%
Ranked 75th.

Produce > Barley > Yield 5.29
Ranked 3rd. 67% more than United States
3.17
Ranked 9th.
Produce > Cotton > Imports per million 0.185 thousand bales
Ranked 80th. 8% more than United States
0.171 thousand bales
Ranked 81st.
Produce > Barley > Yield per million 0.979
Ranked 1st. 90 times more than United States
0.0108
Ranked 20th.
Fertilizer use > % of fertilizer > Production 327.58%
Ranked 14th. 2 times more than United States
160.67%
Ranked 30th.

Value added agriculture growth > Including farming 19.71
Ranked 4th. 2 times more than United States
9.14
Ranked 20th.

Produce > Cotton > Stocks 1 thousand bales
Ranked 106th.
5,385 thousand bales
Ranked 2nd. 5385 times more than Denmark
Agricultural methane emissions > % of total 67.28%
Ranked 23th. 80% more than United States
37.28%
Ranked 77th.

Produce > Imports as % of merchandise > Imports 1.97%
Ranked 15th. 2 times more than United States
0.85%
Ranked 87th.

Produce > Land used for cereal > Production > Hectares 1.51 million
Ranked 50th.
60.95 million
Ranked 3rd. 40 times more than Denmark

Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions > % of total 79.35%
Ranked 36th. 35% more than United States
58.59%
Ranked 96th.

Agriculture, value added > Current US$, % of GDP 1.02%
Ranked 149th.
1.16%
Ranked 124th. 14% more than Denmark

Produce > Land under cereal > Production > Hectares per 1000 278.37 hectares
Ranked 10th. 45% more than United States
192.23 hectares
Ranked 25th.

Value added > Current LCU 23861000000 145900000000
Exports > Agricultural raw materials > Exports > % of merchandise > Exports 2.36%
Ranked 36th. 2% more than United States
2.31%
Ranked 37th.

Arable land > % of land area 52.72% of land area
Ranked 5th. 3 times more than United States
19.04% of land area
Ranked 37th.

Annual freshwater withdrawals, agriculture > % of total freshwater withdrawal 36.06%
Ranked 120th.
40.22%
Ranked 115th. 12% more than Denmark

Value added > Constant LCU 29445000000 109200000000
Livestock > Annual freshwater withdrawals, total > Billion cubic meters per million 0.118
Ranked 135th.
1.54
Ranked 6th. 13 times more than Denmark

Produce > Cereal > Land under cereal production > Hectares 1.49 million
Ranked 61st.
60.27 million
Ranked 3rd. 40 times more than Denmark

Cultivable land > % of land area 54.35%
Ranked 4th. 3 times more than United States
18.6%
Ranked 55th.

Produce > Rye > Yield 4.83
Ranked 2nd. 3 times more than United States
1.7
Ranked 12th.
Fertilizer consumption > % of fertilizer production 327.58%
Ranked 11th. 4 times more than United States
86.89%
Ranked 44th.

Produce > Rye > Yield per million 0.894
Ranked 1st. 154 times more than United States
0.00581
Ranked 16th.
Permanent crop farmland > % of land area 0.16%
Ranked 158th.
0.3%
Ranked 142nd. 88% more than Denmark

Annual freshwater withdrawals, domestic > % of total freshwater withdrawal 58.48%
Ranked 18th. 4 times more than United States
13.68%
Ranked 110th.

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