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Former Spanish colonies Compared by Agriculture > Fertilizer use > Metric tons

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. 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.".

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Mexico 1.65 million 2006
2 Argentina 1.45 million 2006
3 Colombia 766,532 2006
4 Chile 609,302 2006
5 Philippines 542,670 2006
6 Venezuela 372,633 2006
7 Peru 339,892 2006
8 Paraguay 258,160 2006
9 Ecuador 256,205 2006
10 Guatemala 228,814 2006
11 Costa Rica 193,151 2006
12 Uruguay 191,601 2006
13 Nicaragua 162,669 2006
14 Cuba 107,198 2006
15 Dominican Republic 97,570 2001
16 Honduras 81,582 2006
17 El Salvador 56,255 2006
18 Panama 17,008 2006
19 Bolivia 15,464 2006
20 Equatorial Guinea 0.0 2001

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