Agricultural Area - Source FAO

This key economic indicator for the Agricultural Land sector has been recently updated.

  1. China jumped by 0.2% of Agricultural Area in 2018, compared to a year earlier.
  2. Since 2013 China Agricultural Area grew 0.6% year on year reaching 529,818.4 Thousand Hectares.
  3. In 2018 Brazil was ranked number 4 in Agricultural Area.
  4. In 2018 Croatia was ranked number 127 in Agricultural Area with 1,714.2 Thousand Hectares, compared to 129 in 2017.

Top Countries in Agricultural Area - Source FAO

# 223 Countries Thousand Hectares Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 China 529,818.40 2018 +0.2 % +0.6 % View data
2 United States 405,060.60 2018 -0.1 % -0.1 % View data
3 Australia 382,916.20 2018 -2.8 % -0.7 % View data
4 Brazil 236,209.75 2018 +0.1 % +0.2 % View data
5 Kazakhstan 217,213.70 2018 +0.1 % +0.0 % View data
6 Russia 216,223.00 2018 -0.0 % NA View data
7 India 179,685.00 2018 -0.0 % NA View data
8 Saudi Arabia 174,222.80 2018 +0.3 % +0.1 % View data
9 Argentina 149,567.10 2018 +0.6 % +0.1 % View data
10 Mongolia 110,651.54 2018 -0.4 % -0.5 % View data
11 Mexico 106,405.00 2018 -0.5 % +0.9 % View data
12 South Africa 96,277.00 2018 -0.1 % -0.0 % View data
13 Nigeria 70,845.56 2018 +0.1 % +0.0 % View data
14 Indonesia 62,409.00 2018 +0.2 % +1.8 % View data
15 Angola 59,328.00 2018 +0.2 % +0.1 % View data
16 Canada 57,592.35 2018 -0.2 % -0.1 % View data
17 Chad 50,362.00 2018 +0.3 % +0.1 % View data
18 Mozambique 50,024.00 2018 +0.1 % +0.0 % View data
19 Niger 46,997.00 2018 +0.8 % +0.6 % View data
20 Iran 45,302.00 2018 -1.4 % -0.3 % View data
21 Colombia 44,885.30 2018 +0.4 % +0.0 % View data
22 Somalia 44,126.00 2018 NA NA View data
23 Ukraine 42,151.00 2018 +0.2 % +0.0 % View data
24 Algeria 41,396.12 2018 +0.1 % -0.0 % View data
25 Mali 41,342.70 2018 +0.3 % +0.1 % View data
26 Madagascar 40,960.00 2018 +0.2 % +0.0 % View data
27 Tanzania 40,005.40 2018 +0.9 % +0.2 % View data
28 Mauritania 39,660.00 2018 NA NA View data
29 Namibia 38,811.00 2018 NA NA View data
30 Turkey 37,977.00 2018 -0.1 % -0.2 % View data
31 Afghanistan 37,912.00 2018 +0.0 % NA View data
32 Ethiopia 37,818.60 2018 +0.7 % +0.6 % View data
33 Bolivia 37,587.00 2018 +0.3 % -0.1 % View data
34 Pakistan 36,987.00 2018 -0.0 % +0.4 % View data
35 Turkmenistan 33,763.00 2018 -0.2 % -0.0 % View data
36 Democratic Republic of the Congo 32,231.00 2018 +2.2 % +0.5 % View data
37 Morocco 30,308.00 2018 -0.3 % -0.2 % View data
38 France 28,637.56 2018 -0.2 % -0.1 % View data
39 South Sudan 28,533.20 2018 NA NA View data
40 Kenya 27,680.00 2018 +0.2 % +0.0 % View data
41 Spain 26,096.37 2018 -0.8 % -0.5 % View data
42 Botswana 25,860.20 2018 NA -0.0 % View data
43 Uzbekistan 25,464.70 2018 -0.3 % +0.3 % View data
44 Zambia 23,927.00 2018 +0.4 % +0.2 % View data
45 Peru 23,681.70 2018 +0.1 % -0.6 % View data
46 Yemen 23,374.30 2018 -0.1 % -0.1 % View data
47 Thailand 22,272.00 2018 +0.7 % +0.1 % View data
48 Paraguay 22,141.00 2018 +0.9 % +0.3 % View data
49 Venezuela 21,496.00 2018 -0.0 % NA View data
50 Ivory Coast 21,301.00 2018 +0.5 % +0.1 % View data
51 Germany 18,300.00 2018 +1.1 % +1.9 % View data
52 United Kingdom 17,786.75 2018 -0.1 % +0.2 % View data
53 Zimbabwe 16,248.00 2018 +0.3 % +0.1 % View data
54 Ghana 15,769.00 2018 +0.4 % +0.1 % View data
55 Chile 15,753.93 2018 +0.0 % -0.0 % View data
56 Libya 15,347.00 2018 -0.0 % -0.0 % View data
57 Guinea 14,538.00 2018 +0.3 % +0.1 % View data
58 Uganda 14,507.05 2018 +0.6 % +0.1 % View data
59 Uruguay 14,440.60 2018 -0.2 % -0.0 % View data
60 Poland 14,275.00 2018 -1.3 % -0.2 % View data
61 Syria 13,927.00 2018 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
62 Romania 13,374.00 2018 -0.0 % -0.8 % View data
63 Myanmar 12,945.30 2018 +0.6 % +0.6 % View data
64 Italy 12,652.91 2018 -1.4 % -1.5 % View data
65 Philippines 12,510.00 2018 +0.6 % +0.1 % View data
66 Vietnam 12,394.70 2018 +1.9 % +2.7 % View data
67 Burkina Faso 12,194.00 2018 +0.8 % -0.2 % View data
68 Republic of the Congo 10,634.00 2018 +0.1 % +0.0 % View data
69 Kyrgyzstan 10,532.60 2018 -0.1 % -0.1 % View data
70 New Zealand 10,497.30 2018 -1.4 % -1.1 % View data
71 Cameroon 9,788.00 2018 +0.4 % +0.1 % View data
72 Tunisia 9,738.00 2018 -0.1 % -0.4 % View data
73 Iraq 9,466.92 2018 +0.7 % +1.3 % View data
74 Bangladesh 9,173.86 2018 -0.1 % +0.1 % View data
75 Senegal 8,870.00 2018 -0.1 % NA View data
76 Malaysia 8,725.19 2018 +1.6 % +1.6 % View data
77 Belarus 8,468.90 2018 -0.4 % -0.6 % View data
78 Eritrea 7,597.00 2018 +0.1 % +0.0 % View data
79 Cuba 6,254.14 2018 -0.7 % -0.3 % View data
80 Greece 5,938.00 2018 -2.8 % -3.7 % View data
81 Malawi 5,699.00 2018 +0.9 % +0.3 % View data
82 Cambodia 5,607.00 2018 +0.7 % +0.6 % View data
83 Hungary 5,545.00 2018 -0.3 % -0.2 % View data
84 Ecuador 5,384.10 2018 -3.7 % -6.5 % View data
85 Gabon 5,160.00 2018 NA NA View data
86 Central African Republic 5,074.00 2018 -0.1 % -0.0 % View data
87 Nicaragua 5,069.40 2018 +0.1 % +0.0 % View data
88 Western Sahara 5,004.00 2018 NA NA View data
89 Bulgaria 4,997.59 2018 -0.6 % +0.0 % View data
90 Azerbaijan 4,781.40 2018 +0.1 % +0.1 % View data
91 Tajikistan 4,746.60 2018 +0.1 % NA View data
92 Ireland 4,464.10 2018 -0.1 % -0.1 % View data
93 Japan 4,419.00 2018 -0.6 % -0.5 % View data
94 Nepal 4,116.70 2018 -0.1 % -0.0 % View data
95 Benin 4,007.00 2018 +1.4 % +0.3 % View data
96 Sierra Leone 3,984.59 2018 +0.9 % +0.2 % View data
97 Togo 3,849.00 2018 +0.8 % +0.1 % View data
98 Guatemala 3,820.61 2018 -0.9 % +0.5 % View data
99 Egypt 3,762.31 2018 +0.8 % +0.2 % View data
100 Portugal 3,603.63 2018 +0.0 % -0.6 % View data
101 Honduras 3,481.00 2018 +0.0 % +0.9 % View data
102 Czech Republic 3,439.00 2018 -2.3 % -0.5 % View data
103 Serbia 3,422.10 2018 +0.1 % -0.4 % View data
104 Sweden 3,011.80 2018 -0.3 % -0.2 % View data
105 Lithuania 2,950.70 2018 +0.5 % +0.4 % View data
106 Sri Lanka 2,764.00 2018 +0.9 % +0.2 % View data
107 Liberia 2,718.00 2018 +0.3 % +0.1 % View data
108 Austria 2,644.51 2018 -0.4 % -0.5 % View data
109 North Korea 2,632.00 2018 +0.1 % +0.0 % View data
110 Denmark 2,626.66 2018 -0.2 % -0.0 % View data
111 Laos 2,465.40 2018 +2.8 % +1.1 % View data
112 Lesotho 2,397.30 2018 -0.9 % +1.3 % View data
113 Georgia 2,363.20 2018 -0.9 % -1.0 % View data
114 Dominican Republic 2,344.00 2018 -0.3 % -0.1 % View data
115 Moldova 2,318.90 2018 -0.7 % -1.2 % View data
116 Finland 2,269.90 2018 NA +0.1 % View data
117 Panama 2,263.04 2018 +0.2 % +0.0 % View data
118 Bosnia and Herzegovina 2,226.60 2018 -0.1 % +0.6 % View data
119 Burundi 2,049.00 2018 +0.8 % +0.2 % View data
120 Latvia 1,938.00 2018 +0.3 % +0.6 % View data
121 Slovakia 1,898.60 2018 -0.7 % -0.3 % View data
122 Iceland 1,871.00 2018 -0.1 % -0.0 % View data
123 Haiti 1,849.82 2018 +0.5 % +0.1 % View data
124 Rwanda 1,814.71 2018 +0.2 % -0.3 % View data
125 Netherlands 1,782.60 2018 -0.4 % -0.7 % View data
126 Costa Rica 1,762.40 2018 -0.4 % -0.4 % View data
127 Croatia 1,714.20 2018 +1.6 % +1.8 % View data
128 Djibouti 1,707.10 2018 +0.3 % +0.1 % View data
129 Guyana 1,700.00 2018 NA +0.2 % View data
130 Armenia 1,686.20 2018 +0.5 % +0.0 % View data
131 South Korea 1,668.20 2018 -0.5 % -1.2 % View data
132 Guinea-Bissau 1,633.00 2018 +0.2 % +0.0 % View data
133 El Salvador 1,578.00 2018 +0.6 % +0.0 % View data
134 Switzerland 1,539.92 2018 +0.0 % -0.1 % View data
135 Oman 1,455.43 2018 +0.2 % +0.5 % View data
136 Belgium 1,347.30 2018 -0.3 % +0.2 % View data
137 Macedonia 1,273.00 2018 +0.6 % +0.2 % View data
138 Swaziland 1,221.00 2018 -0.1 % -0.0 % View data
139 Papua New Guinea 1,201.00 2018 +0.9 % +0.2 % View data
140 Albania 1,173.65 2018 +0.4 % -0.2 % View data
141 Falkland Islands 1,134.20 2018 -0.5 % +0.3 % View data
142 Norway 1,098.05 2018 +0.7 % +2.1 % View data
143 Jordan 1,023.88 2018 +1.7 % -0.6 % View data
144 Estonia 1,006.40 2018 +0.4 % +0.8 % View data
145 Taiwan 789.80 2018 -0.4 % -0.3 % View data
146 Lebanon 659.50 2018 +0.2 % +0.1 % View data
147 Slovenia 622.09 2018 +1.1 % +0.4 % View data
148 Gambia 609.00 2018 +0.7 % +0.1 % View data
149 Israel 602.80 2018 -3.2 % +3.0 % View data
150 Bhutan 517.60 2018 -0.2 % -0.1 % View data
151 Jamaica 442.00 2018 -0.5 % -0.1 % View data
152 Fiji 425.20 2018 +0.1 % +0.0 % View data
153 United Arab Emirates 382.96 2018 -1.7 % -0.1 % View data
154 East Timor 381.00 2018 +0.3 % +0.1 % View data
155 Palestine 294.21 2018 -0.9 % +0.9 % View data
156 Equatorial Guinea 281.00 2018 -1.1 % -0.2 % View data
157 Greenland 243.28 2018 +0.1 % +0.0 % View data
158 Montenegro 228.93 2018 -10.7 % +0.5 % View data
159 Puerto Rico 190.50 2018 -1.6 % -0.3 % View data
160 Vanuatu 188.00 2018 +0.5 % +0.1 % View data
161 New Caledonia 180.96 2018 -1.8 % -0.3 % View data
162 Belize 173.00 2018 +0.6 % +1.6 % View data
163 Kuwait 151.10 2018 -0.2 % -0.3 % View data
164 Luxembourg 131.52 2018 +0.3 % +0.1 % View data
165 Comoros 131.00 2018 NA -0.3 % View data
166 Cyprus 120.52 2018 -3.4 % +2.0 % View data
167 Solomon Islands 110.00 2018 +1.9 % +0.4 % View data
168 Suriname 87.90 2018 +1.0 % +1.1 % View data
169 Mauritius 85.00 2018 -1.2 % -0.2 % View data
170 Cape Verde 79.00 2018 NA -1.2 % View data
171 Qatar 67.23 2018 +0.3 % -0.4 % View data
172 Trinidad and Tobago 54.00 2018 NA NA View data
173 Guadeloupe 51.97 2018 -0.3 % -1.1 % View data
174 Réunion 47.86 2018 -0.2 % -0.8 % View data
175 French Polynesia 45.60 2018 +0.2 % +0.0 % View data
176 Sao Tome and Principe 44.00 2018 NA NA View data
177 Isle of Man 39.21 2018 +0.3 % +0.2 % View data
178 Samoa 34.40 2018 -1.7 % -0.3 % View data
179 Kiribati 34.00 2018 NA NA View data
180 French Guiana 33.22 2018 +2.1 % +3.0 % View data
181 Tonga 33.00 2018 NA NA View data
182 Martinique 29.79 2018 -0.5 % -4.1 % View data
183 Dominica 25.00 2018 NA NA View data
184 Federated States of Micronesia 22.00 2018 NA NA View data
185 Mayotte 20.03 2018 +0.1 % +0.0 % View data
186 Andorra 18.58 2018 -1.3 % -0.3 % View data
187 Guam 18.00 2018 NA NA View data
188 Brunei 14.60 2018 +1.4 % +0.3 % View data
189 Bahamas 14.00 2018 NA NA View data
190 Marshall Islands 11.20 2018 -0.9 % -0.5 % View data
191 Malta 10.40 2018 +0.2 % +0.3 % View data
191 Saint Lucia 10.40 2018 -1.9 % -0.4 % View data
193 Saint Vincent and Grenadines 10.00 2018 NA NA View data
194 Barbados 9.50 2018 -5.0 % -5.3 % View data
195 Antigua and Barbuda 9.00 2018 NA NA View data
196 Bahrain 8.60 2018 NA NA View data
197 Grenada 8.00 2018 NA NA View data
198 Maldives 7.80 2018 -1.3 % -0.3 % View data
199 British Virgin Islands 7.00 2018 NA NA View data
200 Wallis and Futuna 6.00 2018 NA NA View data
201 Saint Kitts and Nevis 5.91 2018 -1.5 % -0.3 % View data
202 Liechtenstein 5.01 2018 -2.9 % -2.2 % View data
203 Niue 5.00 2018 NA NA View data
203 Palau 5.00 2018 NA NA View data
205 American Samoa 4.92 2018 +0.4 % +0.1 % View data
206 Hong Kong 4.90 2018 -2.0 % -0.8 % View data
207 United States Virgin Islands 4.00 2018 NA NA View data
208 Faroe Islands 3.00 2018 NA NA View data
208 Montserrat 3.00 2018 NA NA View data
208 Northern Mariana Islands 3.00 2018 NA NA View data
211 Cayman Islands 2.70 2018 NA NA View data
212 Aruba 2.00 2018 NA NA View data
214 Tuvalu 1.80 2018 NA NA View data
215 Seychelles 1.39 2018 -10.3 % -2.2 % View data
216 Cook Islands 1.38 2018 -8.0 % -1.6 % View data
217 Norfolk Island 1.00 2018 NA NA View data
217 San Marino 1.00 2018 NA NA View data
217 Turks and Caicos Islands 1.00 2018 NA NA View data
220 Singapore 0.62 2018 -6.1 % -1.5 % View data
221 Tokelau 0.60 2018 NA NA View data
222 Nauru 0.40 2018 NA NA View data
223 Bermuda 0.30 2018 NA NA View data

Source: FAO

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