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South Asia 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 Pakistan 19.79 metric tons 2002
2 India 14.97 metric tons 2002
3 Bangladesh 10.39 metric tons 2002
4 Afghanistan 0.937 metric tons 2002
5 Bhutan 0.192 metric tons 1997

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