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Agricultural inputs Agricultural landa

% of land area 1990 2008

Russian Federation Rwanda Qatar Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Sierra Leone Singapore Slovak Republic Slovenia Somalia South Africa Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syrian Arab Republic Tajikistan Tanzania Thailand Timor-Leste Togo Trinidad and Tobago Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Uganda Ukraine United Arab Emirates United Kingdom United States Uruguay Uzbekistan Venezuela, RB Vietnam West Bank and Gaza Yemen, Rep. Zambia Zimbabwe World Low income Middle income Lower middle income Upper middle income Low & middle income East Asia & Pacific Europe & Central Asia Latin America & Carib. Middle East & N. Africa South Asia Sub-Saharan Africa High income Euro area

14 76 5 .. 46 .. 39 3 51 28 70 80 61 37 52 72 8 40 73 32 38 42 21 59 15 56 52 69 61 72 3 75 47 85 65 25 21 62 45 27 34 37 w 35 37 49 30 37 49 28 34 24 55 42 39 51

% irrigated 2008

13 82 6 .. 48 57 58 1 40 25 70 82 56 42 58 71 8 39 76 34 39 38 25 67 11 64 51 69 66 71 7 73 45 85 63 24 32 61 45 30 41 38 w 37 38 50 30 38 48 28 35 23 55 45 37 44

2.0 .. .. .. 0.7 0.5 .. .. 1.3 0.8 .. .. 11.9 .. 1.3 .. .. .. 9.8 15.0 .. .. .. .. .. 4.0 13.3 .. .. 5.3 .. .. .. 1.2 .. .. .. 4.6 3.3 .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. ..

Average annual precipitation

millimeters 2008

460 1,212 74 59 686 .. 2,526 2,497 824 1,162 282 495 636 1,712 416 788 624 1,537 252 691 1,071 1,622 .. 1,168 2,200 207 593 161 1,180 565 78 1,220 715 1,265 206 1,875 1,821 402 167 1,020 657                          

Land under cereal production

thousand hectares 1990

59,541.3 254.1 1.1 974.6 1,229.0 .. 468.6 .. 836.6 112.5 732.5 6,162.9 7,551.4 869.8 3,734.6 85.7 1,285.2 211.9 4,134.4 266.5 2,629.3 10,536.9 82.6 648.0 5.9 1,445.7 13,640.1 331.3 1,055.0 12,542.3 1.3 3,657.3 65,700.0 514.6 1,225.3 753.9 6,474.6 0.0 844.9 895.2 1,576.1 708,090.3 s 63,834.3 482,334.4 307,764.8 174,569.6 546,168.7 142,232.3 127,839.3 47,401.7 29,953.1 131,803.8 66,938.5 161,921.6 34,697.5

2009

2011 World Development Indicators

% of fertilizer production 2008

kilograms per hectare of arable land 2008

41,715.7 11.9 15.9 368.2 .. 8.3 2.0 0.3 276.9 466.4 14.5 75.2 1,647.2 53.7 2.4 1,919.0 252.9 115.2 1,111.4 .. .. 1,918.9 .. .. 768.7 81.1 130.0 101.9 .. 283.6 470.2 .. .. 3,318.7 262.4 49.7 6,043.3 84.8 106.5 1,017.9 2,961.4 284.3 9,453.8 .. 3.6 48.7 .. .. 1,032.1 414.7 142.1 153.0 .. 226.3 2,774.1 184.5 88.0 409.5 452.5 0.0 5,087.0 .. 6.0 12,282.7 1,462.8 130.9 103.4 .. .. 826.7 .. 4.9 2.1 17.8 2,337.2 876.6 8.7 32.1 11,955.9 242.3 88.7 970.3 .. .. 1,826.0 .. 3.4 15,114.8 40.7 32.8 0.0 7.6 336.3 3,173.0 133.5 208.2 58,001.4 96.2 103.1 1,049.4 1,492.7 118.3 1,607.5 .. .. 1,237.1 74.5 232.9 8,528.5 218.6 286.6 35.0 .. .. 672.8 .. 14.3 1,062.5 .. 50.1 2,236.8 164.7 27.9 708,451.8 s 94.9 w 119.4 w 92,275.5 221.9 16.7 468,186.3 103.8 139.6 321,963.9 115.0 191.8 146,222.5 76.9 70.7 560,461.8 104.8 123.1 148,824.2 108.5 .. 104,480.3 26.9 33.3 50,290.2 279.7 111.8 27,642.2 57.6 95.3 133,310.2 176.9 148.0 95,914.7 578.1 11.6 147,990.0 73.6 109.3 31,367.7 95.1 150.5

a. Includes permanent pastures, arable land, and land under permanent crops. b. Includes Luxembourg.

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Fertilizer consumption

Agricultural employment

Agricultural machinery

% of total employment 1990 2008

Tractors per 100 sq. km of arable land 1990 2008

13.9 90.1 .. .. .. .. .. 0.4 .. 10.7 .. .. 11.5 47.8 .. .. 3.4 4.2 26.5 44.7 .. 63.3 .. .. 12.3 25.8 46.9 .. .. 19.8 .. 2.1 2.9 0.0 .. 13.4 .. .. 52.6 49.8 .. .. w .. .. .. 20.8 .. 53.6 22.9 18.7 .. .. .. 6.5 7.2

9.0 97.8 .. 1.0 3.0 84.0 4.7 19.2 33.7 1.6 20.8 .. .. 4.1 1.1 .. 4.0 197.5 10.2 .. .. 16.0 8.8 107.9 4.3 483.1 31.3 .. .. 7.2 .. 228.9 2.2 601.9 3.9 2,783.1 .. 128.1 .. 415.4 74.6 8.2 41.7 33.0 .. 8.5 .. 0.5 4.3 .. .. 82.4 26.2 279.8 .. 464.7 .. .. 16.7 153.3 4.9 51.4 1.4 760.6 1.4 238.4 11.0 260.4 .. .. 8.7 .. .. 47.0 15.6 442.2 .. 39.0 .. 27.2 .. 60.1 .. w 186.4 w .. 15.7 .. 91.7 .. 66.0 14.9 125.1 .. 85.0 .. 53.2 16.3 132.3 15.8 120.9 .. 114.6 .. 62.2 .. 20.2 3.5 474.9 3.8 977.3

30.0 .. 56.2 .. .. 17.7 .. .. 154.7 .. 12.0 .. 824.4 .. 12.4 87.1 592.4 2,597.2 233.9 216.1 .. .. .. 0.5 .. 142.6 488.5 .. .. 103.3 .. .. 257.6 222.4 .. .. .. 767.9 .. .. .. .. w .. .. .. .. .. .. 111.0 .. 190.2 119.9 .. .. 811.1

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