Belgium - Agricultural machinery

Agricultural machinery, tractors

The value for Agricultural machinery, tractors in Belgium was 95,010 as of 2005. As the graph below shows, over the past 5 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 96,271 in 2000 and a minimum value of 95,010 in 2005.

Definition: Agricultural machinery refers to the number of wheel and crawler tractors (excluding garden tractors) in use in agriculture at the end of the calendar year specified or during the first quarter of the following year.

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

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Year Value
2000 96,271
2001 96,000
2002 96,000
2003 95,986
2004 95,498
2005 95,010

Agricultural machinery, tractors per 100 sq. km of arable land

Agricultural machinery, tractors per 100 sq. km of arable land in Belgium was 1,127 as of 2005. Its highest value over the past 5 years was 1,154 in 2002, while its lowest value was 1,117 in 2000.

Definition: Agricultural machinery refers to the number of wheel and crawler tractors (excluding garden tractors) in use in agriculture at the end of the calendar year specified or during the first quarter of the following year. 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.

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Year Value
2000 1,117
2001 1,136
2002 1,154
2003 1,150
2004 1,137
2005 1,127

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Agricultural production