Rwanda: Food production index

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 Rwanda

Food production index (2004-2006 = 100)

 Latest value 129.2
 Year 2021
 Measure index points
 Data availability 1961 - 2021
 Average 71.6
 Min - Max 26.5 - 131.4
 Source FAO
For that indicator, we provide data for Rwanda from 1961 to 2021. The average value for Rwanda during that period was 71.6 index points with a minimum of 26.5 index points in 1964 and a maximum of 131.4 index points in 2013. The latest value from 2021 is 129.2 index points. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 188 countries is 108.4 index points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Rwanda - Food production index - recent values

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Rwanda - Food production index - historical chart - 1961-2021




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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 Forest area, percent 11.2 2021 percent
 Percent agricultural land 81.25 2021 percent
 Employment in agriculture 54.67 2021 percent
 GDP share of agriculture 24.89 2022 percent
 Agriculture value added 3.31 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Agricultural land 20,045 2021 sq. km.
 Crop production index 136.3 2021 index points
 Precipitation 1,212 2020 mm per year
 Arable land, percent of land area 51.4 2021 percent
 Cereal crop yield by hectar 1,505 2021 kg per hectar
 Food production index 129.2 2021 index points
 Fertilizer use 23.9 2021 kg per hectare of arable land
 Livestock production index 96.9 2021 index points
 Forest area, sq.km 2,770.0 2021 sq. km
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