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OPEC 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.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Iran 19.71 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
2 Saudi Arabia 17.66 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
3 Iraq 15.91 metric tons per 1,000 p 1999
4 Venezuela 11.89 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
5 Libya 11.22 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
6 United Arab Emirates 9.32 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
7 Algeria 3.12 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
8 Qatar 1.4 metric tons per 1,000 p 2001
9 Nigeria 1.26 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
10 Kuwait 0.45 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
11 Angola 0.101 metric tons per 1,000 p 2000

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