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Brazil - Arable land as a share of land area

9.7 (%) in 2016

In 2016, arable land as a share of land area for Brazil was 9.7 %. Arable land as a share of land area of Brazil increased from 3.6 % in 1967 to 9.7 % in 2016 growing at an average annual rate of 2.07 %.

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What is arable land as a share of land area?

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.

What is Brazil arable land as a share of land area?

Date Value Change, %
2016 9.7 -0.66 %
2015 9.8 0.62 %
2014 9.7 5.53 %
2013 9.2 5.72 %
2012 8.7 0.46 %
2011 8.6 2.71 %
2010 8.4 -0.11 %
2009 8.4 0.27 %
2008 8.4 2.72 %
2007 8.2 -1.65 %
2006 8.3 0.55 %
2005 8.3