Haiti: Agricultural land

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 Haiti

Agricultural land, sq. km.

 Latest value 17,950
 Year 2021
 Measure sq. km.
 Data availability 1961 - 2021
 Average 17,106
 Min - Max 15,750 - 20,680
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Haiti from 1961 to 2021. The average value for Haiti during that period was 17106 sq. km. with a minimum of 15750 sq. km. in 1992 and a maximum of 20680 sq. km. in 2013. The latest value from 2021 is 17950 sq. km.. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 193 countries is 245857 sq. km.. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Haiti - Agricultural land - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Haiti - Agricultural land - historical chart - 1961-2021




Definition: Agricultural land refers to the share of land area that is arable, under permanent crops, and under permanent pastures. 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. Land under permanent crops is land cultivated with crops that occupy the land for long periods and need not be replanted after each harvest, such as cocoa, coffee, and rubber. This category includes land under flowering shrubs, fruit trees, nut trees, and vines, but excludes land under trees grown for wood or timber. Permanent pasture is land used for five or more years for forage, including natural and cultivated crops.

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 Forest area, percent 12.5 2021 percent
 Percent agricultural land 65.13 2021 percent
 Employment in agriculture 45.52 2022 percent
 GDP share of agriculture 20.28 2022 percent
 Agriculture value added 3.60 2023 billion U.S. dollars
 Agricultural land 17,950 2021 sq. km.
 Crop production index 72.1 2022 index points
 Precipitation 1,440 2020 mm per year
 Arable land, percent of land area 36.5 2021 percent
 Cereal crop yield by hectar 1,055 2022 kg per hectar
 Food production index 77.8 2022 index points
 Fertilizer use 7.4 2021 kg per hectare of arable land
 Livestock production index 102.2 2022 index points
 Forest area, sq.km 3,441.9 2021 sq. km
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