Malta: Food production index

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 Malta

Food production index (2004-2006 = 100)

 Latest value 75.9
 Year 2022
 Measure index points
 Data availability 1961 - 2022
 Average 94.0
 Min - Max 61.2 - 130.9
 Source FAO
For that indicator, we provide data for Malta from 1961 to 2022. The average value for Malta during that period was 94 index points with a minimum of 61.2 index points in 1966 and a maximum of 130.9 index points in 1996. The latest value from 2022 is 75.9 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
Malta - Food production index - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Malta - 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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 Percent agricultural land 27.34 2021 percent
 Employment in agriculture 0.81 2022 percent
 GDP share of agriculture 0.94 2022 percent
 Agriculture value added 0.15 2023 billion U.S. dollars
 Agricultural land 88 2021 sq. km.
 Crop production index 53.8 2022 index points
 Precipitation 560 2020 mm per year
 Arable land, percent of land area 24.4 2021 percent
 Cereal crop yield by hectar 4,880 2017 kg per hectar
 Food production index 75.9 2022 index points
 Fertilizer use 148.7 2021 kg per hectare of arable land
 Livestock production index 96.3 2022 index points
 Forest area, sq.km 4.6 2021 sq. km
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