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Europe: Agriculture > Agricultural machinery stats

Definitions

  • Tractors: Agricultural machinery refers to the number of wheel and crawler tractors (excluding garden tractors) in use in agriculture at the end of the calendar year specified or during the first quarter of the following year.
  • Tractors > Per capita: Agricultural machinery refers to the number of wheel and crawler tractors (excluding garden tractors) in use in agriculture at the end of the calendar year specified or during the first quarter of the following year. Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Tractors per 100 hectares of arable land: Agricultural machinery refers to the number of wheel and crawler tractors (excluding garden tractors) in use in agriculture at the end of the calendar year specified or during the first quarter of the following year. Arable land includes land defined by the FAO 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.
  • Tractors per 1000: Agricultural machinery refers to the number of wheel and crawler tractors (excluding garden tractors) in use in agriculture at the end of the calendar year specified or during the first quarter of the following year. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
STAT EUROPEAN TOTAL EUROPEAN AVERAGE DATES
Tractors 11.52 million
42% of surveyed countries
295,455.79
Twice as much as average
2003
Tractors > Per capita 17.87 per 1,000 people
3 times more than average
2003
Tractors per 100 hectares of arable land 1,147.45
3 times more than average
2003
Tractors per 1000 17.74
3 times more than average
2003

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