Jamaica 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.
  • Jamaica arable land for 2018 was 120,000, a 0% increase from 2017.
  • Jamaica arable land for 2017 was 120,000, a 0% increase from 2016.
  • Jamaica arable land for 2016 was 120,000, a 0% increase from 2015.
  • Jamaica arable land for 2015 was 120,000, a 0% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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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
Jamaica 120,000
Equatorial Guinea 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
Jamaica Arable Land - Historical Data
Year Hectares Per Capita Percent
2018 120,000 0.04 11.08%
2017 120,000 0.04 11.08%
2016 120,000 0.04 11.08%
2015 120,000 0.04 11.08%
2014 120,000 0.04 11.08%
2013 120,000 0.04 11.08%
2012 120,000 0.04 11.08%
2011 120,000 0.04 11.08%
2010 120,000 0.04 11.08%
2009 120,000 0.04 11.08%
2008 120,000 0.04 11.08%
2007 125,000 0.05 11.54%
2006 128,000 0.05 11.82%
2005 128,000 0.05 11.82%
2004 133,000 0.05 12.28%
2003 135,000 0.05 12.47%
2002 135,000 0.05 12.47%
2001 140,000 0.05 12.93%
2000 140,000 0.05 12.93%
1999 143,000 0.05 13.20%
1998 145,000 0.06 13.39%
1997 150,000 0.06 13.85%
1996 155,000 0.06 14.31%
1995 158,000 0.06 14.59%
1994 161,000 0.06 14.87%
1993 174,000 0.07 16.07%
1992 136,000 0.06 12.56%
1991 126,000 0.05 11.63%
1990 119,000 0.05 10.99%
1989 120,000 0.05 11.08%
1988 115,000 0.05 10.62%
1987 115,000 0.05 10.62%
1986 115,000 0.05 10.62%
1985 115,000 0.05 10.62%
1984 115,000 0.05 10.62%
1983 115,000 0.05 10.62%
1982 125,000 0.06 11.54%
1981 135,000 0.06 12.47%
1980 135,000 0.06 12.47%
1979 135,000 0.06 12.47%
1978 145,000 0.07 13.39%
1977 145,000 0.07 13.39%
1976 145,000 0.07 13.39%
1975 145,000 0.07 13.39%
1974 145,000 0.07 13.39%
1973 145,000 0.07 13.39%
1972 145,000 0.07 13.39%
1971 145,000 0.08 13.39%
1970 145,000 0.08 13.39%
1969 155,000 0.08 14.31%
1968 155,000 0.08 14.31%
1967 155,000 0.09 14.31%
1966 150,000 0.08 13.85%
1965 150,000 0.09 13.85%
1964 166,000 0.10 15.33%
1963 166,000 0.10 15.33%
1962 166,000 0.10 15.33%
1961 166,000 0.10 15.33%