Arable land worldwide by region

Areas of arable land in selected world regions in 1961, 1991 and 2007 (in million hectares)

by Statista Research Department, last edited Jun 1, 2009
Arable land worldwide by region This statistic represents areas of arable land in selected regions of the world, comparing the years 1961, 1991 and 2007. In 1961, there were 235.4 million hectares of arable land available in the Baltic States and the Commonwealth of Independent States.
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Areas of arable land in selected world regions in 1961, 1991 and 2007 (in million hectares)

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Baltic states and CIS235.4224.4198.5
Eastern Europe48.74539.7
Western Europe8978.672.8
Developing Asia404.4452.5466.4
North Africa20.42323.1
Sub-Saharan Africa133.8161.3196.1
Latin America and the Caribbean88.7133.6148.8
North America221.5231.3215.5
Oceania33.448.545.6
196119912007
Baltic states and CIS235.4224.4198.5
Eastern Europe48.74539.7
Western Europe8978.672.8
Developing Asia404.4452.5466.4
North Africa20.42323.1
Sub-Saharan Africa133.8161.3196.1
Latin America and the Caribbean88.7133.6148.8
North America221.5231.3215.5
Oceania33.448.545.6
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Jun 1, 2009
This statistic represents areas of arable land in selected regions of the world, comparing the years 1961, 1991 and 2007. In 1961, there were 235.4 million hectares of arable land available in the Baltic States and the Commonwealth of Independent States.
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