Canada Arable Land 1961-2021

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.
  • Canada arable land for 2016 was 43,766,000, a 0.37% increase from 2015.
  • Canada arable land for 2015 was 43,606,398, a 0.37% increase from 2014.
  • Canada arable land for 2014 was 43,446,801, a 0.37% increase from 2013.
  • Canada arable land for 2013 was 43,287,199, a 0.37% increase from 2012.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Hectares
United States 152,262,500
Australia 46,048,000
Canada 43,766,000
Argentina 39,200,000
France 18,355,920
Spain 12,337,180
Germany 11,763,000
Poland 10,806,000
Italy 6,602,000
United Kingdom 6,026,010
Hungary 4,324,000
Japan 4,184,000
Saudi Arabia 3,477,000
Sweden 2,574,600
Czech Republic 2,494,000
Uruguay 2,410,600
Denmark 2,375,000
Finland 2,246,000
Lithuania 2,142,600
Greece 2,140,000
South Korea 1,421,000
Slovak Republic 1,347,000
Austria 1,344,490
Latvia 1,288,000
Chile 1,269,800
Netherlands 1,028,000
Portugal 978,670
Croatia 872,000
Belgium 849,400
Norway 805,130
Estonia 696,000
New Zealand 570,000
Panama 563,000
Ireland 446,000
Switzerland 398,700
Israel 295,000
Slovenia 183,880
Iceland 121,000
Cyprus 84,630
Luxembourg 61,860
Puerto Rico 61,000
Oman 56,110
UAE 44,500
Trinidad and Tobago 25,000
Isle of Man 23,500
Qatar 14,300
Malta 9,070
Bahamas 8,000
Kuwait 8,000
Barbados 7,000
New Caledonia 6,240
St. Kitts and Nevis 5,000
Brunei 5,000
Antigua and Barbuda 4,000
Channel Islands 3,900
Faroe Islands 3,000
Hong Kong 3,000
French Polynesia 2,500
Liechtenstein 2,160
Aruba 2,000
Bahrain 1,600
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 1,000
Northern Mariana Islands 1,000
British Virgin Islands 1,000
Palau 1,000
San Marino 1,000
Guam 1,000
Turks and Caicos Islands 1,000
Andorra 780
Singapore 560
Bermuda 300
Cayman Islands 200
Seychelles 150
Canada Arable Land - Historical Data
Year Hectares Per Capita Percent
2016 43,766,000 1.21 4.81%
2015 43,606,398 1.22 4.80%
2014 43,446,801 1.23 4.78%
2013 43,287,199 1.23 4.76%
2012 43,127,602 1.24 4.74%
2011 42,968,000 1.25 4.73%
2010 43,397,000 1.28 4.77%
2009 43,826,000 1.30 4.82%
2008 44,254,000 1.33 4.87%
2007 44,683,000 1.36 4.91%
2006 45,112,000 1.39 4.96%
2005 45,266,000 1.40 4.98%
2004 45,419,000 1.42 4.99%
2003 45,573,000 1.44 5.01%
2002 45,726,000 1.46 5.03%
2001 45,880,000 1.48 5.05%
2000 45,810,000 1.49 5.04%
1999 45,739,000 1.50 5.03%
1998 45,669,000 1.51 5.02%
1997 45,599,000 1.52 5.01%
1996 45,529,000 1.54 5.01%
1995 45,537,000 1.55 5.01%
1994 45,545,000 1.57 5.01%
1993 45,553,000 1.59 5.01%
1992 45,562,000 1.61 5.01%
1991 45,570,000 1.63 5.01%
1990 45,504,000 1.64 5.00%
1989 45,438,000 1.67 5.00%
1988 45,372,000 1.69 4.99%
1987 45,306,000 1.71 4.98%
1986 45,239,000 1.73 4.97%
1985 45,206,000 1.75 4.97%
1984 45,173,000 1.76 4.97%
1983 45,139,000 1.78 4.96%
1982 45,106,000 1.80 4.96%
1981 45,072,000 1.82 4.96%
1980 44,723,000 1.82 4.92%
1979 44,374,000 1.83 4.88%
1978 44,025,000 1.84 4.84%
1977 43,676,000 1.84 4.80%
1976 43,327,000 1.85 4.76%
1975 43,219,000 1.87 4.75%
1974 43,111,000 1.89 4.74%
1973 43,003,000 1.91 4.73%
1972 42,895,000 1.93 4.72%
1971 42,788,000 1.95 4.71%
1970 42,779,000 2.01 4.70%
1969 42,771,000 2.03 4.70%
1968 42,762,000 2.06 4.70%
1967 42,754,000 2.09 4.70%
1966 42,745,000 2.13 4.70%
1965 42,365,000 2.15 4.66%
1964 41,984,000 2.17 4.62%
1963 41,604,000 2.19 4.58%
1962 41,224,000 2.21 4.53%
1961 40,843,000 2.24 4.49%