Argentina: Food production index

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Food production index (2004-2006 = 100)

 Latest value 109.4
 Year 2022
 Measure index points
 Data availability 1961 - 2022
 Average 62.4
 Min - Max 31.3 - 112.4
 Source FAO
For that indicator, we provide data for Argentina from 1961 to 2022. The average value for Argentina during that period was 62.4 index points with a minimum of 31.3 index points in 1961 and a maximum of 112.4 index points in 2019. The latest value from 2022 is 109.4 index points. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 188 countries is 109.8 index points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Argentina - Food production index - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Argentina - Food production index - historical chart - 1961-2022

Definition: Food production index covers food crops that are considered edible and that contain nutrients. Coffee and tea are excluded because, although edible, they have no nutritive value.

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 Forest area, percent 10.4 2021 percent
 Percent agricultural land 43.10 2021 percent
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 GDP share of agriculture 6.64 2022 percent
 Agriculture value added 38.82 2023 billion U.S. dollars
 Agricultural land 1,179,578 2021 sq. km.
 Crop production index 107.3 2022 index points
 Precipitation 591 2020 mm per year
 Arable land, percent of land area 15.4 2021 percent
 Cereal crop yield by hectar 5,070 2022 kg per hectar
 Food production index 109.4 2022 index points
 Fertilizer use 62.2 2021 kg per hectare of arable land
 Livestock production index 113.9 2022 index points
 Forest area, 284,636.7 2021 sq. km
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