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Guyana - Fertilizer consumption per unit of arable land

44.6 (kilograms per hectare) in 2016

In 2016, fertilizer consumption for Guyana was 44.6 kilograms per hectare. Though Guyana fertilizer consumption fluctuated substantially in recent years, it tended to increase through 2002 - 2016 period ending at 44.6 kilograms per hectare in 2016.

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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 Guyana fertilizer consumption?

Date Value Change, %
2016 44.6 -22.85 %
2015 57.8 6.63 %
2014 54.2 -11.93 %
2013 61.6 41.39 %
2012 43.5 56.39 %
2011 27.8 -29.19 %
2010 39.3 94.12 %
2009 20.3 -64.34 %
2008 56.8 73.93 %
2007 32.7 0.23 %
2006 32.6 47.44 %
2005 22.1