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Paddy rice area harvested


India is the top country by paddy rice area harvested in the world. As of 2017, paddy rice area harvested in India was 43.8 million ha that accounts for 26.14 % of the world's paddy rice area harvested. The top 5 countries (others are China, Indonesia, Bangladesh, and Thailand) account for 67.15 % of it. The world's total paddy rice area harvested was estimated at 167 million ha in 2017.

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What is paddy rice area harvested?

Oryza spp., mainly oryza sativa. Rice grain after threshing and winnowing. Also known as rice in the husk and rough rice. Used mainly for human food.