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OPEC 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 Iraq 25.31 metric tons 2002
2 Iran 19.07 metric tons 2002
3 Saudi Arabia 17.47 metric tons 2002
4 Venezuela 11.84 metric tons 2002
5 Libya 11.59 metric tons 2002
6 United Arab Emirates 10.86 metric tons 2002
7 Algeria 3.01 metric tons 2002
8 Qatar 1.47 metric tons 2001
9 Nigeria 1.29 metric tons 2002
10 Kuwait 0.513 metric tons 2002
11 Angola 0.101 metric tons 2000

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/OPEC-countries/Agriculture/Fertilizer/Consumption/Metric-tons-per-1000

OPEC countries Compared by Agriculture > Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons per 1000

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