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Australia - Land under cereal production

16,984,388 (hectares) in 2016

In 2016, land under cereal production for Australia was 17 million hectares. Though Australia land under cereal production fluctuated substantially in recent years, it tended to increase through 1967 - 2016 period ending at 17 million hectares in 2016.

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What is land under cereal production?

Land under cereal production refers to harvested area, although some countries report only sown or cultivated area. Cereals include wheat, rice, maize, barley, oats, rye, millet, sorghum, buckwheat, and mixed grains. Production data on cereals relate to crops harvested for dry grain only. Cereal crops harvested for hay or harvested green for food, feed, or silage and those used for grazing are excluded.

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What is Australia land under cereal production?

Date Value Change, %
2016 16,984,388 -7.46 %
2015 18,352,843 2.10 %
2014 17,975,134 -2.21 %
2013 18,382,267 -5.40 %
2012 19,431,252 1.94 %
2011 19,061,941 -5.39 %
2010 20,148,900 -2.55 %
2009 20,676,315 2.57 %
2008 20,159,099 11.31 %
2007 18,110,965 -5.58 %
2006 19,181,586 -5.39 %
2005 20,274,640