In 2016, arable land as a share of land area for Cabo Verde was 12.4 %. Arable land as a share of land area of Cabo Verde increased from 9.4 % in 1967 to 12.4 % in 2016 growing at an average annual rate of 0.59 %.The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›
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.