In 2016, arable land for Lao People’s Democratic Republic was 1,525 thousand hectares. Arable land of Lao People’s Democratic Republic increased from 650 thousand hectares in 1967 to 1,525 thousand hectares in 2016 growing at an average annual rate of 1.77 %.The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›
Arable land is the land under temporary agricultural crops (multiple-cropped areas are counted only once), temporary meadows for mowing or pasture, land under market and kitchen gardens and land temporarily fallow (less than five years). The abandoned land resulting from shifting cultivation is not included in this category. Data for “Arable land” are not meant to indicate the amount of land that is potentially cultivable.