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India - Land under cereal production

98,474,980 (hectares) in 2016

In 2016, land under cereal production for India was 98.5 million hectares. Though India land under cereal production fluctuated substantially in recent years, it tended to decrease through 1967 - 2016 period ending at 98.5 million hectares in 2016.

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What is land under cereal production?

Land under cereal production refers to harvested area, although some countries report only sown or cultivated area. Cereals include wheat, rice, maize, barley, oats, rye, millet, sorghum, buckwheat, and mixed grains. Production data on cereals relate to crops harvested for dry grain only. Cereal crops harvested for hay or harvested green for food, feed, or silage and those used for grazing are excluded.

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What is India land under cereal production?

Date Value Change, %
2016 98,474,980 -1.06 %
2015 99,533,000 -0.46 %
2014 99,988,240 0.69 %
2013 99,299,950 0.33 %
2012 98,969,000 -1.65 %
2011 100,625,700 0.55 %
2010 100,075,800 2.99 %
2009 97,171,600 -3.94 %
2008 101,155,500 0.32 %
2007 100,833,500 1.61 %
2006 99,236,800 -0.28 %
2005 99,519,200