Lesotho: Agriculture value added

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Agriculture value added, billion USD

 Latest value 0.14
 Year 2022
 Measure billion U.S. dollars
 Data availability 1960 - 2022
 Average 0.07
 Min - Max 0.02 - 0.14
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Lesotho from 1960 to 2022. The average value for Lesotho during that period was 0.07 billion U.S. dollars with a minimum of 0.02 billion U.S. dollars in 1971 and a maximum of 0.14 billion U.S. dollars in 2021. The latest value from 2022 is 0.14 billion U.S. dollars. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 163 countries is 23.97 billion U.S. dollars. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Lesotho - Agriculture value added - Recent values chart

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Lesotho - Agriculture value added - historical chart - 1960-2022

Definition: Agriculture corresponds to International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC) divisions 1-5, while the origin of value added is determined by the ISIC, revision 3. Agriculture value added is the net output of the agriculture sector, including forestry, hunting and fishing, and cultivation of crops and livestock production, after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. Deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets and depletion and degradation of natural resources are not included in the calculation. Values are in billion U.S. dollars.

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 Agricultural land 24,330 2021 sq. km.
 Crop production index 117.1 2021 index points
 Precipitation 788 2020 mm per year
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 Fertilizer use 8.3 2021 kg per hectare of arable land
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