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Sub-Saharan Africa Compared by Agriculture > Cultivable land > Hectares per person

DEFINITION: Cultivable land (hectares per person) includes land defined by the Food and Agriculture Organisation as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded.".

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Niger 1.04 2007
2 Sudan 0.48 2007
3 Central African Republic 0.45 2007
4 Zambia 0.43 2007
5 Chad 0.4 2007
=6 Togo 0.39 2007
=6 Mali 0.39 2007
8 Namibia 0.38 2007
9 Burkina Faso 0.35 2007
=10 Benin 0.32 2007
=10 Cameroon 0.32 2007
12 South Africa 0.3 2007
13 Zimbabwe 0.26 2007
=14 Nigeria 0.25 2007
=14 Senegal 0.25 2007
=16 Guinea 0.23 2007
=16 Gabon 0.23 2007
=18 The Gambia 0.22 2007
=18 Tanzania 0.22 2007
20 Malawi 0.21 2007
=21 Mozambique 0.2 2007
=21 Equatorial Guinea 0.2 2007
=23 Angola 0.19 2007
=23 Guinea-Bissau 0.19 2007
=25 Uganda 0.18 2007
=25 Ghana 0.18 2007
=25 Ethiopia 0.18 2007
28 Sierra Leone 0.17 2007
29 Madagascar 0.16 2007
=30 Swaziland 0.15 2007
=30 Lesotho 0.15 2007
=32 Kenya 0.14 2007
=32 Mauritania 0.14 2007
=32 Cote d'Ivoire 0.14 2007
=35 Eritrea 0.13 2007
=35 Botswana 0.13 2007
=35 Rwanda 0.13 2007
=35 Burundi 0.13 2007
=35 Comoros 0.13 2007
=40 Somalia 0.11 2007
=40 Democratic Republic of the Congo 0.11 2007
=40 Liberia 0.11 2007
43 Cape Verde 0.1 2007
44 Mauritius 0.07 2007
45 Sao Tome and Principe 0.06 2007
46 Seychelles 0.01 2007
47 Djibouti 0.0 2007

Citation

"Countries Compared by Agriculture > Cultivable land > Hectares per person. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Food and Agriculture Organisation, electronic files and web site. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Sub--Saharan-Africa/Agriculture/Cultivable-land/Hectares-per-person

Sub-Saharan Africa Compared by Agriculture > Cultivable land > Hectares per person

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Interesting observations about Agriculture > Cultivable land > Hectares per person

  • Australia ranked first for cultivable land > hectares per person amongst Christian countries in 2007.
  • 36 of the bottom 187 countries by cultivable land > hectares per person are Landlocked.
  • 27 of the bottom 137 countries by cultivable land > hectares per person are Muslim.
  • 7 of the bottom 165 countries by cultivable land > hectares per person are Former Soviet.
  • 8 of the bottom 71 countries by cultivable land > hectares per person are Cold countries'.
  • 13 of the bottom 194 countries by cultivable land > hectares per person are South and Central Asian.
  • 55 of the bottom 99 countries by cultivable land > hectares per person are Hot countries.
  • 16 of the bottom 122 countries by cultivable land > hectares per person are High income OECD.
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