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Middle Eastern and North Africa 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 Iraq 25.31 metric tons 2002
2 Iran 19.07 metric tons 2002
3 Syria 18.99 metric tons 2002
4 Egypt 18.58 metric tons 2002
5 Saudi Arabia 17.47 metric tons 2002
6 Morocco 13.61 metric tons 2002
7 Israel 12.37 metric tons 2002
8 Libya 11.59 metric tons 2002
9 Lebanon 11.21 metric tons 2002
10 United Arab Emirates 10.86 metric tons 2002
11 Tunisia 10.43 metric tons 2002
12 Jordan 6.65 metric tons 2002
13 Oman 5.3 metric tons 2002
14 Algeria 3.01 metric tons 2002
15 Qatar 1.47 metric tons 2001
16 Yemen 0.625 metric tons 2002
17 Kuwait 0.513 metric tons 2002
18 Bahrain 0.137 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/Middle-Eastern-and-North-Africa/Agriculture/Fertilizer/Consumption/Metric-tons-per-1000

Middle Eastern and North Africa Compared by Agriculture > Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons per 1000

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