Switzerland - Land under cereal production

Land under cereal production (hectares)

The value for Land under cereal production (hectares) in Switzerland was 145,641 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 50 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 211,903 in 1990 and a minimum value of 145,641 in 2011.

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.

See also:

Year Value
1961 180,255
1962 184,650
1963 175,300
1964 174,285
1965 173,683
1966 171,400
1967 168,900
1968 169,410
1969 175,385
1970 171,620
1971 173,480
1972 181,000
1973 178,550
1974 179,739
1975 177,804
1976 175,600
1977 172,310
1978 173,410
1979 172,300
1980 170,665
1981 174,510
1982 175,930
1983 177,400
1984 181,440
1985 184,315
1986 188,560
1987 186,190
1988 196,510
1989 208,040
1990 211,903
1991 208,670
1992 201,240
1993 201,800
1994 208,990
1995 204,004
1996 195,870
1997 185,909
1998 186,491
1999 182,257
2000 182,666
2001 177,556
2002 171,200
2003 166,558
2004 161,753
2005 167,689
2006 164,590
2007 157,572
2008 156,105
2009 152,957
2010 149,939
2011 145,641

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Agricultural production