Yemen: Food production index

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 Yemen

Food production index (2004-2006 = 100)

 Latest value 118.3
 Year 2022
 Measure index points
 Data availability 1961 - 2022
 Average 53.1
 Min - Max 19.0 - 120.8
 Source FAO
For that indicator, we provide data for Yemen from 1961 to 2022. The average value for Yemen during that period was 53.1 index points with a minimum of 19 index points in 1970 and a maximum of 120.8 index points in 2021. The latest value from 2022 is 118.3 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
Yemen - Food production index - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Yemen - 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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 Forest area, percent 1.0 2021 percent
 Percent agricultural land 44.42 2021 percent
 Employment in agriculture 29.26 2022 percent
 GDP share of agriculture 28.75 2018 percent
 Agriculture value added 6.21 2018 billion U.S. dollars
 Agricultural land 234,520 2021 sq. km.
 Crop production index 118.6 2022 index points
 Precipitation 167 2020 mm per year
 Arable land, percent of land area 2.2 2021 percent
 Cereal crop yield by hectar 871 2022 kg per hectar
 Food production index 118.3 2022 index points
 Fertilizer use 10.6 2021 kg per hectare of arable land
 Livestock production index 119.7 2022 index points
 Forest area, sq.km 5,490.0 2021 sq. km
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