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Former French colonies Compared by Agriculture > Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons per 1000

DEFINITION: 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.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Vietnam 24.83 metric tons 2002
2 Syria 18.99 metric tons 2002
3 Morocco 13.61 metric tons 2002
4 Lebanon 11.21 metric tons 2002
5 Tunisia 10.43 metric tons 2002
6 Cote d'Ivoire 6.54 metric tons 2002
7 Benin 6.45 metric tons 2002
8 Mali 3.86 metric tons 2002
9 Togo 3.33 metric tons 2002
10 Senegal 3.22 metric tons 2002
11 Algeria 3.01 metric tons 2002
12 Cameroon 2.08 metric tons 2002
13 Chad 1.95 metric tons 2002
14 Haiti 1.57 metric tons 2002
15 Mozambique 1.29 metric tons 2002
16 Laos 1.27 metric tons 2002
17 Mauritania 1.01 metric tons 2002
18 Cambodia 0.652 metric tons 1998
19 Madagascar 0.545 metric tons 2002
20 Niger 0.421 metric tons 2002
21 Guinea 0.354 metric tons 2002
22 Gabon 0.233 metric tons 2002
23 Djibouti 0.206 metric tons 1987
24 Central African Republic 0.159 metric tons 2002
25 Burkina Faso 0.136 metric tons 2002

Citation

"Countries Compared by Agriculture > Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons per 1000. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Former-French-colonies/Agriculture/Fertilizer/Consumption/Metric-tons-per-1000

Former French colonies Compared by Agriculture > Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons per 1000

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