Lithuania - Arable land

Arable land (hectares)

The value for Arable land (hectares) in Lithuania was 2,173,100 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 23 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 2,953,000 in 1999 and a minimum value of 1,525,000 in 2003.

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.

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Year Value
1992 2,885,000
1993 2,828,000
1994 2,590,000
1995 2,866,000
1996 2,866,000
1997 2,878,000
1998 2,890,000
1999 2,953,000
2000 2,878,000
2001 1,631,000
2002 1,639,000
2003 1,525,000
2004 1,616,400
2005 1,906,500
2006 1,878,800
2007 1,835,600
2008 1,861,500
2009 2,053,700
2010 2,127,400
2011 2,185,700
2012 2,260,500
2013 2,290,500
2014 2,350,200
2015 2,173,100

Arable land (hectares per person)

The value for Arable land (hectares per person) in Lithuania was 0.748 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 23 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 0.838 in 1999 and a minimum value of 0.447 in 2003.

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.

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Year Value
1992 0.780
1993 0.768
1994 0.708
1995 0.790
1996 0.796
1997 0.805
1998 0.814
1999 0.838
2000 0.822
2001 0.470
2002 0.476
2003 0.447
2004 0.479
2005 0.574
2006 0.575
2007 0.568
2008 0.582
2009 0.649
2010 0.687
2011 0.722
2012 0.757
2013 0.774
2014 0.801
2015 0.748

Arable land (% of land area)

Arable land (% of land area) in Lithuania was 34.69 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 23 years was 47.11 in 1999, while its lowest value was 24.33 in 2003.

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
1992 46.03
1993 45.12
1994 41.32
1995 45.72
1996 45.72
1997 45.92
1998 46.11
1999 47.11
2000 45.92
2001 26.02
2002 26.15
2003 24.33
2004 25.79
2005 30.42
2006 29.97
2007 29.29
2008 29.70
2009 32.77
2010 33.94
2011 34.87
2012 36.07
2013 36.55
2014 37.51
2015 34.69

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Land use