Belgium - Permanent cropland

Permanent cropland (% of land area)

Permanent cropland (% of land area) in Belgium was 0.743 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 15 years was 0.743 in 2015, while its lowest value was 0.680 in 2000.

Definition: Permanent cropland is land cultivated with crops that occupy the land for long periods and need not be replanted after each harvest, such as cocoa, coffee, and rubber. This category includes land under flowering shrubs, fruit trees, nut trees, and vines, but excludes land under trees grown for wood or timber.

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

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Year Value
2000 0.680
2001 0.687
2002 0.697
2003 0.700
2004 0.703
2005 0.694
2006 0.694
2007 0.690
2008 0.703
2009 0.713
2010 0.717
2011 0.717
2012 0.727
2013 0.736
2014 0.736
2015 0.743

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Land use