Puerto Rico 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.
  • Puerto Rico arable land for 2018 was 50,200, a 0.79% decline from 2017.
  • Puerto Rico arable land for 2017 was 50,600, a 1.75% decline from 2016.
  • Puerto Rico arable land for 2016 was 51,500, a 1.72% decline from 2015.
  • Puerto Rico arable land for 2015 was 52,400, a 1.69% decline from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Hectares
United States 157,736,800
Argentina 39,200,000
Canada 38,687,000
Australia 30,974,000
France 18,126,400
Spain 11,884,252
Germany 11,731,000
Poland 11,009,000
Italy 6,723,000
United Kingdom 6,037,787
Hungary 4,324,000
Japan 4,142,000
Saudi Arabia 3,437,000
Sweden 2,550,000
Czech Republic 2,484,000
Denmark 2,392,000
Finland 2,244,000
Greece 2,136,600
Lithuania 2,115,000
Uruguay 1,976,900
South Korea 1,374,000
Slovak Republic 1,348,000
Austria 1,327,150
Latvia 1,295,000
Chile 1,213,000
Netherlands 1,021,000
Portugal 919,180
Belgium 850,000
Croatia 804,000
Norway 803,210
Estonia 688,000
Panama 565,000
New Zealand 491,000
Ireland 451,000
Switzerland 398,139
Israel 383,500
Slovenia 181,780
Iceland 121,000
Cyprus 104,005
Oman 76,660
Luxembourg 62,114
Puerto Rico 50,200
UAE 42,300
Trinidad and Tobago 25,000
Isle of Man 23,100
Qatar 14,000
Malta 9,070
Bahamas 8,000
Kuwait 8,000
Barbados 7,000
New Caledonia 5,970
Brunei 5,000
St. Kitts and Nevis 5,000
Antigua and Barbuda 4,000
Channel Islands 3,820
Faroe Islands 3,000
Hong Kong 3,000
French Polynesia 2,500
Liechtenstein 2,160
Aruba 2,000
San Marino 1,985
Bahrain 1,600
Guam 1,000
Turks and Caicos Islands 1,000
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 1,000
British Virgin Islands 1,000
Northern Mariana Islands 1,000
Andorra 830
Singapore 560
Bermuda 300
Palau 300
Cayman Islands 200
Seychelles 150
Puerto Rico Arable Land - Historical Data
Year Hectares Per Capita Percent
2018 50,200 0.02 5.66%
2017 50,600 0.02 5.70%
2016 51,500 0.02 5.81%
2015 52,400 0.02 5.91%
2014 53,300 0.02 6.01%
2013 54,200 0.02 6.11%
2012 55,100 0.02 6.21%
2011 52,300 0.01 5.90%
2010 49,200 0.01 5.55%
2009 45,100 0.01 5.08%
2008 41,000 0.01 4.62%
2007 36,900 0.01 4.16%
2006 43,800 0.01 4.94%
2005 50,600 0.01 5.70%
2004 55,400 0.01 6.25%
2003 61,200 0.02 6.90%
2002 68,000 0.02 7.67%
2001 64,900 0.02 7.32%
2000 59,700 0.02 6.73%
1999 54,600 0.01 6.16%
1998 51,500 0.01 5.81%
1997 37,000 0.01 4.17%
1996 33,000 0.01 3.72%
1995 33,000 0.01 3.72%
1994 33,000 0.01 3.72%
1993 32,000 0.01 3.61%
1992 52,000 0.01 5.86%
1991 55,000 0.02 6.20%
1990 65,000 0.02 7.33%
1989 70,000 0.02 7.89%
1988 77,000 0.02 8.68%
1987 63,000 0.02 7.10%
1986 64,000 0.02 7.22%
1985 63,000 0.02 7.10%
1984 66,000 0.02 7.44%
1983 64,000 0.02 7.22%
1982 67,000 0.02 7.55%
1981 68,000 0.02 7.67%
1980 74,000 0.02 8.34%
1979 97,000 0.03 10.94%
1978 98,000 0.03 11.05%
1977 96,000 0.03 10.82%
1976 94,000 0.03 10.60%
1975 94,000 0.03 10.60%
1974 95,000 0.03 10.71%
1973 95,000 0.03 10.71%
1972 115,000 0.04 12.97%
1971 130,000 0.05 14.66%
1970 152,000 0.06 17.14%
1969 166,000 0.06 18.71%
1968 164,000 0.06 18.49%
1967 170,000 0.06 19.17%
1966 187,000 0.07 21.08%
1965 215,000 0.08 24.24%
1964 191,000 0.07 21.53%
1963 212,000 0.08 23.90%
1962 213,000 0.09 24.01%
1961 224,000 0.09 25.25%