China - Land under cereal production

Land under cereal production (hectares)

The value for Land under cereal production (hectares) in China was 93,844,960 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 52 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 97,788,750 in 1976 and a minimum value of 76,810,000 in 2003.

Definition: 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.

Source: Food and Agriculture Organization, electronic files and web site.

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Year Value
1961 89,712,000
1962 88,910,010
1963 90,371,010
1964 92,086,010
1965 91,089,020
1966 92,863,000
1967 91,965,000
1968 89,643,010
1969 91,280,010
1970 92,886,510
1971 96,197,010
1972 96,529,000
1973 96,185,010
1974 96,848,010
1975 97,239,490
1976 97,788,750
1977 96,433,870
1978 96,648,320
1979 95,472,500
1980 94,370,300
1981 91,944,020
1982 90,301,920
1983 92,104,820
1984 91,739,560
1985 88,145,860
1986 89,761,950
1987 89,694,400
1988 88,790,680
1989 90,871,370
1990 93,020,210
1991 93,608,380
1992 92,081,740
1993 88,812,850
1994 87,436,560
1995 89,309,000
1996 92,208,130
1997 91,959,380
1998 92,118,640
1999 91,617,160
2000 85,264,010
2001 82,595,600
2002 81,466,300
2003 76,810,000
2004 79,351,260
2005 81,873,900
2006 83,143,180
2007 85,777,000
2008 86,249,000
2009 88,401,090
2010 89,907,000
2011 91,006,790
2012 92,538,010
2013 93,844,960

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Agricultural production