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Group of 7 countries (G7) 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 Canada 83.34 metric tons 2002
2 United States 67.1 metric tons 2002
3 France 64.2 metric tons 2002
4 Germany 31.45 metric tons 2002
5 United Kingdom 30.36 metric tons 2002
6 Italy 25.06 metric tons 2002
7 Japan 10.07 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/Group-of-7-countries-(G7)/Agriculture/Fertilizer/Consumption/Metric-tons-per-1000

Group of 7 countries (G7) Compared by Agriculture > Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons per 1000

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