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Heavily indebted countries Compared by Agriculture > Fertilizer > Consumption > 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. The time reference for fertilizer consumption is the crop year (July through June).

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 United States 19.3 million metric tons 2002
2 France 3.97 million metric tons 2002
3 Canada 2.61 million metric tons 2002
4 Germany 2.59 million metric tons 2002
5 Spain 2.16 million metric tons 2002
6 United Kingdom 1.8 million metric tons 2002
7 Italy 1.43 million metric tons 2002
8 Japan 1.28 million metric tons 2002
9 Egypt 1.27 million metric tons 2002
10 Ireland 587,000 metric tons 2002
11 Hungary 501,321 metric tons 2002
12 Greece 405,000 metric tons 2002
13 Morocco 399,000 metric tons 2002
14 Netherlands 336,000 metric tons 2002
15 Belgium 289,000 metric tons 2002
16 Sri Lanka 284,218 metric tons 2002
17 Austria 208,300 metric tons 2002
18 Portugal 207,000 metric tons 2002
19 Malawi 193,008 metric tons 2002
20 Zimbabwe 110,000 metric tons 2002
21 Israel 81,300 metric tons 2002
22 Sudan 69,496 metric tons 2002
23 Lebanon 39,420 metric tons 2002
24 Jordan 33,500 metric tons 2002
25 Jamaica 22,400 metric tons 2002
26 Iceland 17,888 metric tons 2002
27 Cyprus 15,406 metric tons 2002
28 Belize 4,700 metric tons 2002
29 Eritrea 3,676 metric tons 2002
30 Singapore 2,418 metric tons 2002
31 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 2,133 metric tons 2002
32 Saint Kitts and Nevis 1,700 metric tons 2002
33 Saint Lucia 1,343 metric tons 2002
34 Barbados 811 metric tons 2002
35 Malta 700 metric tons 2002
36 Dominica 543 metric tons 2002
37 Cape Verde 220 metric tons 2002
38 Seychelles 17 metric tons 2002

Citation

Heavily indebted countries Compared by Agriculture > Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons

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Interesting observations about Agriculture > Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons

  • India ranked first for fertilizer > consumption > metric tons amongst Hot countries in 2002.
  • China has had the highest fertilizer > consumption > metric tons since 1986.
  • United States ranked first for fertilizer > consumption > metric tons amongst Christian countries in 2002.
  • Indonesia ranked first for fertilizer > consumption > metric tons amongst Muslim countries in 2002.
  • France ranked first for fertilizer > consumption > metric tons amongst Europe in 2002.
  • South Africa ranked first for fertilizer > consumption > metric tons amongst Sub-Saharan Africa in 2002.
  • Brazil ranked first for fertilizer > consumption > metric tons amongst Catholic countries in 2002.
  • Mexico ranked first for fertilizer > consumption > metric tons amongst Former Spanish colonies in 2002.
  • Germany ranked second for fertilizer > consumption > metric tons amongst European Union in 2002.
  • Russia ranked first for fertilizer > consumption > metric tons amongst Former Soviet republics in 2002.
  • Canada ranked first for fertilizer > consumption > metric tons amongst Sparsely populated countries in 2002.
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