Iraq - Land under cereal production

Land under cereal production (hectares)

The value for Land under cereal production (hectares) in Iraq was 2,374,282 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 50 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 4,588,136 in 1993 and a minimum value of 1,082,953 in 1984.

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 2,039,339
1962 2,451,402
1963 1,817,699
1964 2,179,046
1965 2,480,608
1966 2,382,202
1967 2,472,043
1968 2,424,096
1969 2,164,583
1970 2,086,907
1971 1,473,575
1972 2,703,420
1973 1,702,530
1974 2,195,905
1975 2,020,209
1976 2,165,110
1977 1,501,322
1978 2,304,070
1979 1,928,900
1980 2,290,630
1981 2,256,525
1982 2,355,875
1983 2,478,685
1984 1,082,953
1985 2,976,722
1986 2,777,350
1987 1,937,925
1988 2,462,055
1989 1,625,275
1990 3,256,305
1991 3,342,580
1992 3,919,501
1993 4,588,136
1994 3,571,340
1995 3,170,300
1996 3,339,580
1997 2,769,600
1998 2,811,650
1999 2,719,629
2000 2,490,350
2001 2,625,883
2002 3,157,390
2003 2,910,960
2004 2,783,550
2005 3,911,030
2006 2,848,000
2007 2,966,750
2008 1,585,596
2009 1,493,415
2010 2,570,484
2011 2,374,282

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Agricultural production