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Cuba - Fertilizer consumption per unit of arable land

49.4 (kilograms per hectare) in 2016

Cuba fertilizer consumption was at level of 49.4 kilograms per hectare in 2016, down from 59 kilograms per hectare previous year, this is a change of 16.16 %.

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What is fertilizer consumption?

Fertilizer consumption measures the quantity of plant nutrients used per unit of arable land. Fertilizer products cover nitrogenous, potash, and phosphate fertilizers (including ground rock phosphate). Traditional nutrients--animal and plant manures--are not included. For the purpose of data dissemination, FAO has adopted the concept of a calendar year (January to December). Some countries compile fertilizer data on a calendar year basis, while others are on a split-year basis. 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.

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What is Cuba fertilizer consumption?

Date Value Change, %
2016 49.4 -16.16 %
2015 59.0 -11.16 %
2014 66.4 34.12 %
2013 49.5 5.44 %
2012 46.9 11.71 %
2011 42.0 40.57 %
2010 29.9 69.82 %
2009 17.6 -59.61 %
2008 43.6 22.07 %
2007 35.7 11.14 %
2006 32.1 43.52 %
2005 22.4