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Slovenia - Fertilizer consumption per unit of arable land

258.9 (kilograms per hectare) in 2016

In 2016, fertilizer consumption for Slovenia was 258.9 kilograms per hectare. Fertilizer consumption of Slovenia fell gradually from 403.5 kilograms per hectare in 2002 to 258.9 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 Slovenia fertilizer consumption?

Date Value Change, %
2016 258.9 -3.36 %
2015 267.9 1.85 %
2014 263.1 3.52 %
2013 254.1 1.50 %
2012 250.4 -2.39 %
2011 256.5 -3.77 %
2010 266.6 14.00 %
2009 233.8 -16.44 %
2008 279.8 -13.77 %
2007 324.5 0.78 %
2006 322.0 -2.29 %
2005 329.6