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South Asia 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 Pakistan 20.45 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
2 India 15.38 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
3 Bangladesh 10.62 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
4 Afghanistan 3.97 metric tons per 1,000 p 1989
5 Bhutan 0.194 metric tons per 1,000 p 1997

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