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Heavily indebted countries 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.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Ireland 149.29 metric tons 2002
2 Canada 83.34 metric tons 2002
3 United States 67.1 metric tons 2002
4 France 64.2 metric tons 2002
5 Iceland 62.21 metric tons 2002
6 Spain 52.28 metric tons 2002
7 Hungary 49.35 metric tons 2002
8 Greece 36.86 metric tons 2002
9 Saint Kitts and Nevis 36.22 metric tons 2002
10 Germany 31.45 metric tons 2002
11 United Kingdom 30.36 metric tons 2002
12 Belgium 27.97 metric tons 2002
13 Austria 25.77 metric tons 2002
14 Italy 25.06 metric tons 2002
15 Netherlands 20.81 metric tons 2002
16 Portugal 19.96 metric tons 2002
17 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 19.72 metric tons 2002
18 Belize 18.67 metric tons 2002
19 Egypt 18.58 metric tons 2002
20 Malawi 16.18 metric tons 2002
21 Cyprus 15.72 metric tons 2002
22 Sri Lanka 15.02 metric tons 2002
23 Morocco 13.61 metric tons 2002
24 Israel 12.37 metric tons 2002
25 Lebanon 11.21 metric tons 2002
26 Japan 10.07 metric tons 2002
27 Zimbabwe 8.7 metric tons 2002
28 Jamaica 8.56 metric tons 2002
29 Saint Lucia 8.38 metric tons 2002
30 Dominica 7.78 metric tons 2002
31 Jordan 6.65 metric tons 2002
32 Barbados 3.01 metric tons 2002
33 Sudan 2.38 metric tons 2002
34 Malta 1.77 metric tons 2002
35 Eritrea 0.859 metric tons 2002
36 Singapore 0.579 metric tons 2002
37 Cape Verde 0.479 metric tons 2002
38 Seychelles 0.203 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/Heavily-indebted-countries/Agriculture/Fertilizer/Consumption/Metric-tons-per-1000

Heavily indebted countries Compared by Agriculture > Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons per 1000

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