Cape Verde: Food production index

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 Cape Verde

Food production index (2004-2006 = 100)

 Latest value 74.8
 Year 2022
 Measure index points
 Data availability 1961 - 2022
 Average 62.8
 Min - Max 22.9 - 104.7
 Source FAO
For that indicator, we provide data for Cape Verde from 1961 to 2022. The average value for Cape Verde during that period was 62.8 index points with a minimum of 22.9 index points in 1974 and a maximum of 104.7 index points in 2013. The latest value from 2022 is 74.8 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
Cape Verde - Food production index - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Cape Verde - 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 11.4 2021 percent
 Percent agricultural land 19.60 2021 percent
 Employment in agriculture 10.14 2022 percent
 GDP share of agriculture 4.82 2022 percent
 Agriculture value added 0.12 2023 billion U.S. dollars
 Agricultural land 790 2021 sq. km.
 Crop production index 66.2 2022 index points
 Precipitation 228 2020 mm per year
 Arable land, percent of land area 12.4 2021 percent
 Cereal crop yield by hectar 12 2022 kg per hectar
 Food production index 74.8 2022 index points
 Fertilizer use 5.4 2021 kg per hectare of arable land
 Livestock production index 88.7 2022 index points
 Forest area, sq.km 460.2 2021 sq. km
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