Brazil Arable Land 1961-2022

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.
  • Brazil arable land for 2018 was 55,762,000, a 0% increase from 2017.
  • Brazil arable land for 2017 was 55,762,000, a 1.13% increase from 2016.
  • Brazil arable land for 2016 was 55,140,000, a 1.14% increase from 2015.
  • Brazil arable land for 2015 was 54,518,000, a 1.16% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Hectares
Russia 121,649,000
China 119,488,700
Brazil 55,762,000
Kazakhstan 29,748,400
Mexico 23,905,000
Turkey 19,723,000
Thailand 16,810,000
Iran 14,687,000
South Africa 12,000,000
Romania 8,686,000
Algeria 7,505,017
Colombia 6,021,000
Belarus 5,712,000
Iraq 5,000,000
Paraguay 4,734,000
Bulgaria 3,478,000
Peru 3,429,700
Cuba 2,908,600
Venezuela 2,600,000
Serbia 2,583,000
Azerbaijan 2,097,900
Turkmenistan 1,940,000
Libya 1,720,000
Bosnia 1,029,000
Ecuador 968,000
Dominican Republic 877,000
Guatemala 862,000
Malaysia 826,000
Namibia 800,000
Albania 611,346
Armenia 445,600
Guyana 420,000
North Macedonia 418,000
Gabon 325,000
Botswana 259,600
Costa Rica 252,500
Jordan 201,000
Fiji 165,000
Lebanon 132,000
Equatorial Guinea 120,000
Jamaica 120,000
Belize 90,000
Mauritius 75,000
Suriname 62,000
Samoa 32,500
Tonga 20,000
Montenegro 9,200
Dominica 6,000
Maldives 3,900
American Samoa 3,000
St. Lucia 3,000
Grenada 3,000
Marshall Islands 2,000
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 2,000
Brazil Arable Land - Historical Data
Year Hectares Per Capita Percent
2018 55,762,000 0.27 6.67%
2017 55,762,000 0.27 6.67%
2016 55,140,000 0.27 6.60%
2015 54,518,000 0.27 6.52%
2014 53,895,000 0.27 6.45%
2013 53,272,000 0.27 6.37%
2012 52,650,000 0.26 6.30%
2011 52,027,000 0.26 6.22%
2010 51,405,000 0.26 6.15%
2009 50,782,000 0.26 6.08%
2008 50,159,000 0.26 6.00%
2007 49,537,000 0.26 5.93%
2006 48,914,000 0.26 5.85%
2005 48,333,000 0.26 5.78%
2004 47,756,000 0.26 5.71%
2003 47,179,000 0.26 5.64%
2002 46,602,000 0.26 5.58%
2001 46,025,000 0.26 5.51%
2000 45,448,000 0.26 5.44%
1999 44,871,000 0.26 5.37%
1998 44,294,000 0.26 5.30%
1997 43,717,000 0.26 5.23%
1996 43,140,000 0.26 5.16%
1995 42,563,000 0.26 5.09%
1994 42,886,000 0.27 5.13%
1993 43,999,000 0.28 5.26%
1992 45,113,000 0.29 5.40%
1991 46,226,000 0.30 5.53%
1990 47,340,000 0.32 5.66%
1989 48,454,000 0.33 5.80%
1988 49,567,000 0.35 5.93%
1987 50,681,000 0.36 6.06%
1986 51,794,000 0.38 6.20%
1985 52,907,707 0.39 6.33%
1984 51,534,000 0.39 6.17%
1983 50,537,000 0.39 6.05%
1982 49,540,000 0.39 5.93%
1981 48,543,000 0.39 5.81%
1980 47,546,208 0.39 5.69%
1979 44,800,000 0.38 5.36%
1978 42,056,000 0.37 5.03%
1977 39,311,000 0.35 4.70%
1976 36,567,000 0.33 4.38%
1975 33,822,000 0.32 4.05%
1974 32,697,000 0.31 3.91%
1973 31,574,000 0.31 3.78%
1972 30,452,000 0.30 3.64%
1971 29,329,000 0.30 3.51%
1970 28,206,000 0.30 3.37%
1969 27,861,000 0.30 3.33%
1968 27,332,000 0.30 3.27%
1967 26,803,000 0.30 3.21%
1966 26,274,000 0.31 3.14%
1965 25,745,000 0.31 3.08%
1964 25,216,000 0.31 3.02%
1963 24,687,000 0.31 2.95%
1962 24,157,000 0.32 2.89%
1961 23,628,000 0.32 2.83%