Cyprus - Arable land

Arable land (hectares)

The value for Arable land (hectares) in Cyprus was 83,800 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 50 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 123,000 in 2005 and a minimum value of 82,100 in 2010.

Definition: Arable land (in hectares) 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.

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

See also:

Year Value
1961 100,000
1962 100,000
1963 100,000
1964 100,000
1965 100,000
1966 100,000
1967 100,000
1968 100,000
1969 100,000
1970 100,000
1971 100,000
1972 100,000
1973 100,000
1974 100,000
1975 100,000
1976 100,000
1977 103,000
1978 103,000
1979 103,000
1980 103,000
1981 103,000
1982 103,000
1983 103,000
1984 103,000
1985 103,000
1986 103,000
1987 103,000
1988 104,000
1989 104,000
1990 106,000
1991 107,000
1992 108,000
1993 109,000
1994 101,000
1995 99,000
1996 99,000
1997 98,000
1998 101,000
1999 101,000
2000 98,000
2001 98,000
2002 100,000
2003 115,000
2004 113,000
2005 123,000
2006 115,000
2007 109,800
2008 82,400
2009 86,900
2010 82,100
2011 83,800

Arable land (hectares per person)

The value for Arable land (hectares per person) in Cyprus was 0.08 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 50 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 0.17 in 1961 and a minimum value of 0.07 in 2010.

Definition: Arable land (hectares per person) 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.

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

See also:

Year Value
1961 0.17
1962 0.17
1963 0.17
1964 0.17
1965 0.17
1966 0.17
1967 0.17
1968 0.17
1969 0.16
1970 0.16
1971 0.16
1972 0.16
1973 0.16
1974 0.16
1975 0.15
1976 0.15
1977 0.15
1978 0.15
1979 0.15
1980 0.15
1981 0.15
1982 0.15
1983 0.15
1984 0.15
1985 0.15
1986 0.14
1987 0.14
1988 0.14
1989 0.14
1990 0.14
1991 0.14
1992 0.13
1993 0.13
1994 0.12
1995 0.12
1996 0.11
1997 0.11
1998 0.11
1999 0.11
2000 0.10
2001 0.10
2002 0.10
2003 0.12
2004 0.11
2005 0.12
2006 0.11
2007 0.10
2008 0.08
2009 0.08
2010 0.07
2011 0.08

Arable land (% of land area)

Arable land (% of land area) in Cyprus was 9.07 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 50 years was 13.31 in 2005, while its lowest value was 8.89 in 2010.

Definition: 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.

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

See also:

Year Value
1961 10.82
1962 10.82
1963 10.82
1964 10.82
1965 10.82
1966 10.82
1967 10.82
1968 10.82
1969 10.82
1970 10.82
1971 10.82
1972 10.82
1973 10.82
1974 10.82
1975 10.82
1976 10.82
1977 11.15
1978 11.15
1979 11.15
1980 11.15
1981 11.15
1982 11.15
1983 11.15
1984 11.15
1985 11.15
1986 11.15
1987 11.15
1988 11.26
1989 11.26
1990 11.47
1991 11.58
1992 11.69
1993 11.80
1994 10.93
1995 10.71
1996 10.71
1997 10.61
1998 10.93
1999 10.93
2000 10.61
2001 10.61
2002 10.82
2003 12.45
2004 12.23
2005 13.31
2006 12.45
2007 11.88
2008 8.92
2009 9.40
2010 8.89
2011 9.07

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Land use