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Heavily indebted countries 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.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Ireland 149.29 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
2 Canada 83.34 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
3 United States 66.92 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
4 France 66.58 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
5 Iceland 62.11 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
6 Spain 52.27 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
7 Hungary 49.35 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
8 Greece 36.86 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
9 Saint Kitts and Nevis 36.4 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
10 Germany 31.44 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
11 United Kingdom 30.37 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
12 Belgium 27.97 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
13 Austria 25.77 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
14 Italy 25.07 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
15 Cyprus 21.69 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
16 Netherlands 20.81 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
17 Portugal 19.96 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
18 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 18.2 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
19 Egypt 18.15 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
20 Belize 17.72 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
21 Malawi 15.99 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
22 Sri Lanka 14.95 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
23 Morocco 13.67 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
24 Israel 12.37 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
25 Lebanon 10.19 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
26 Japan 10.07 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
27 Zimbabwe 8.6 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
28 Jamaica 8.56 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
29 Saint Lucia 8.44 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
30 Dominica 7.64 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
31 Jordan 6.65 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
32 Barbados 3.03 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
33 Sudan 2.03 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
34 Malta 1.77 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
35 Eritrea 0.949 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
36 Singapore 0.58 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
37 Cape Verde 0.466 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
38 Seychelles 0.203 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002

Citation

"Countries Compared by Agriculture > Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons > Per capita. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Heavily-indebted-countries/Agriculture/Fertilizer/Consumption/Metric-tons/Per-capita

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

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