Mauritania: Arable land, percent of total land area
For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Mauritania from 1961 to 2016. The average value for Mauritania during that period was 0.3 percent with a minumum of 0.2 percent in 1971 and a maximum of 0.5 percent in 1994.
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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.