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Cuba - Agricultural land as a share of land area

59.9 (%) in 2016

In 2016, agricultural land as a share of land area for Cuba was 59.9 %. Agricultural land as a share of land area of Cuba increased from 43 % in 1967 to 59.9 % in 2016 growing at an average annual rate of 0.70 %.

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What is agricultural land as a share of land area?

Agricultural land refers to the share of land area that is arable, under permanent crops, and under permanent pastures. 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. Land under permanent crops is land cultivated with crops that occupy the land for long periods and need not be replanted after each harvest, such as cocoa, coffee, and rubber. This category includes land under flowering shrubs, fruit trees, nut trees, and vines, but excludes land under trees grown for wood or timber. Permanent pasture is land used for five or more years for forage, including natural and cultivated crops.

What is Cuba agricultural land as a share of land area?

Date Value Change, %
2016 59.9 -0.22 %
2015 60.0 -0.61 %
2014 60.4 -0.81 %
2013 60.9 1.13 %
2012 60.2 0.35 %
2011 60.0 -1.22 %
2010 60.7 -0.81 %
2009 61.2 -0.81 %
2008 61.7 -0.80 %
2007 62.2 -0.16 %
2006 62.3 -0.10 %
2005 62.4