Germany: Arable land, percent of land area

(measure: percent; Source: The World Bank)
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Germany: Arable land, percent of total land area, 1961 - 2018:

For that indicator, we provide data for Germany from 1961 to 2018. The average value for Germany during that period was 34.2 percent with a minimum of 32.8 percent in 1992 and a maximum of 35 percent in 1961. The latest value from 2018 is 33.6 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 192 countries is 14.4 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Definition: 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.
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