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Former Spanish colonies Compared by Agriculture > Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons > Per capita

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). Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Uruguay 38.97 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
2 Costa Rica 36.99 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
3 Chile 28.84 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
4 Paraguay 27.51 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
5 Argentina 19.65 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
6 Ecuador 18.12 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
7 Mexico 17.12 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
8 Colombia 16.07 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
9 Guatemala 15.9 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
10 Venezuela 11.89 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
11 Cuba 10.89 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
12 Nicaragua 10.65 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
13 Peru 10.24 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
14 Dominican Republic 9.93 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
15 Panama 9.38 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
16 Philippines 9.19 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
17 El Salvador 8.48 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
18 Honduras 7.46 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
19 Bolivia 1.59 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
20 Equatorial Guinea 0.456 metric tons per 1,000 p 1980

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