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failed states 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 Iraq 15.91 metric tons per 1,000 p 1999
3 Zimbabwe 8.6 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
4 Cote d'Ivoire 6.29 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
5 Afghanistan 3.97 metric tons per 1,000 p 1989
6 Sudan 2.03 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
7 Chad 1.99 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
8 Haiti 1.71 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
9 Guinea-Bissau 1.66 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
10 Nigeria 1.26 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
11 Yemen 0.608 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
12 Guinea 0.376 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
13 Democratic Republic of the Congo 0.199 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
14 Central African Republic 0.154 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002
15 Somalia 0.067 metric tons per 1,000 p 2002

Citation

"Countries Compared by Agriculture > Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons > Per capita. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/failed-states/Agriculture/Fertilizer/Consumption/Metric-tons/Per-capita

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