Nicaragua: Arable land, percent of total land area
For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Nicaragua from 1961 to 2016. The average value for Nicaragua during that period was 11.4 percent with a minimum of 8.6 percent in 1961 and a maximum of 17 percent in 2003.
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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.