Iran Arable Land 1961-2024

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.
  • Iran arable land for 2020 was 15,645,000, a 0% increase from 2019.
  • Iran arable land for 2019 was 15,645,000, a 0.41% increase from 2018.
  • Iran arable land for 2018 was 15,581,000, a 2.95% increase from 2017.
  • Iran arable land for 2017 was 15,134,000, a 3.04% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Hectares
Russia 121,649,000
China 119,473,100
Brazil 55,762,000
Kazakhstan 29,553,200
Mexico 20,071,000
Turkey 19,586,000
Thailand 16,810,000
Iran 15,645,000
South Africa 12,000,000
Romania 8,915,000
Algeria 7,505,017
Belarus 5,660,000
Iraq 5,000,000
Colombia 4,877,943
Paraguay 4,734,000
Peru 3,580,226
Bulgaria 3,492,000
Cuba 2,908,600
Serbia 2,604,000
Venezuela 2,600,000
Azerbaijan 2,084,300
Turkmenistan 1,940,000
Libya 1,720,000
Ecuador 1,038,000
Bosnia 1,015,000
Dominican Republic 877,000
Guatemala 862,000
Malaysia 826,000
Namibia 800,000
Albania 599,600
Armenia 444,000
Guyana 420,000
North Macedonia 416,000
Gabon 325,000
Botswana 260,000
Costa Rica 244,500
Jordan 206,000
Equatorial Guinea 138,600
Lebanon 135,300
Jamaica 120,000
Belize 90,000
Fiji 76,800
Mauritius 75,000
Suriname 62,000
Tonga 20,000
Samoa 11,290
Montenegro 9,100
Dominica 6,000
Maldives 3,900
American Samoa 3,190
Grenada 3,000
St. Lucia 2,670
Marshall Islands 2,000
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 2,000
Iran Arable Land - Historical Data
Year Hectares Per Capita Percent
2020 15,645,000 0.18 9.64%
2019 15,645,000 0.18 9.64%
2018 15,581,000 0.18 9.60%
2017 15,134,000 0.18 9.33%
2016 14,687,000 0.18 9.02%
2015 14,687,000 0.18 9.02%
2014 14,687,000 0.18 9.02%
2013 14,687,000 0.19 9.02%
2012 15,038,000 0.19 9.23%
2011 15,214,000 0.20 9.34%
2010 15,390,000 0.20 9.45%
2009 15,566,000 0.21 9.56%
2008 15,545,000 0.21 9.54%
2007 16,869,000 0.23 10.36%
2006 16,701,000 0.23 10.25%
2005 16,533,000 0.24 10.15%
2004 16,365,000 0.24 10.05%
2003 16,197,000 0.24 9.94%
2002 16,029,000 0.24 9.84%
2001 15,861,000 0.24 9.74%
2000 14,924,000 0.23 9.16%
1999 16,337,000 0.25 10.03%
1998 16,837,000 0.27 10.34%
1997 16,502,000 0.26 10.13%
1996 17,097,000 0.28 10.50%
1995 17,388,000 0.29 10.68%
1994 17,337,000 0.29 10.64%
1993 17,332,000 0.29 10.64%
1992 16,969,000 0.29 10.42%
1991 16,681,000 0.29 10.24%
1990 15,190,000 0.27 9.33%
1989 15,400,000 0.29 9.46%
1988 15,580,000 0.30 9.57%
1987 15,400,000 0.30 9.46%
1986 15,150,000 0.31 9.30%
1985 14,900,000 0.32 9.15%
1984 14,650,000 0.32 8.99%
1983 14,400,000 0.33 8.84%
1982 14,141,000 0.33 8.68%
1981 13,550,000 0.33 8.32%
1980 12,981,000 0.34 7.97%
1979 15,194,000 0.41 9.33%
1978 14,192,000 0.39 8.71%
1977 14,969,000 0.43 9.19%
1976 15,330,000 0.45 9.41%
1975 15,850,000 0.48 9.73%
1974 16,370,000 0.51 10.05%
1973 16,901,000 0.55 10.38%
1972 16,227,000 0.54 9.96%
1971 15,581,000 0.53 9.57%
1970 15,150,000 0.53 9.30%
1969 15,120,000 0.55 9.28%
1968 15,100,000 0.56 9.27%
1967 15,050,000 0.58 9.24%
1966 15,030,000 0.59 9.23%
1965 15,020,000 0.61 9.22%
1964 15,010,000 0.63 9.22%
1963 15,000,000 0.64 9.21%
1962 14,990,000 0.66 9.20%
1961 14,980,000 0.68 9.20%