Guinea-Bissau 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.
  • Guinea-Bissau arable land for 2016 was 300,000, a 0% increase from 2015.
  • Guinea-Bissau arable land for 2015 was 300,000, a 0% increase from 2014.
  • Guinea-Bissau arable land for 2014 was 300,000, a 0% increase from 2013.
  • Guinea-Bissau arable land for 2013 was 300,000, a 0% increase from 2012.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Hectares
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Tanzania 13,500,000
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Congo, Dem. Rep. 7,100,000
Uganda 6,900,000
Mali 6,411,000
Burkina Faso 6,000,000
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Malawi 3,800,000
Madagascar 3,500,000
Senegal 3,200,000
Guinea 3,100,000
Benin 2,700,000
Togo 2,650,000
North Korea 2,350,000
Nepal 2,113,700
Central African Republic 1,800,000
Sierra Leone 1,584,000
Yemen 1,248,000
Burundi 1,200,000
Rwanda 1,151,700
Somalia 1,100,000
Haiti 1,070,000
Tajikistan 730,000
Eritrea 690,000
Liberia 500,000
Gambia 440,000
Guinea-Bissau 300,000
Comoros 65,000
Guinea-Bissau Arable Land - Historical Data
Year Hectares Per Capita Percent
2016 300,000 0.17 10.67%
2015 300,000 0.17 10.67%
2014 300,000 0.18 10.67%
2013 300,000 0.18 10.67%
2012 300,000 0.19 10.67%
2011 300,000 0.19 10.67%
2010 300,000 0.20 10.67%
2009 280,000 0.19 9.96%
2008 280,000 0.19 9.96%
2007 280,000 0.20 9.96%
2006 280,000 0.20 9.96%
2005 280,000 0.21 9.96%
2004 280,000 0.21 9.96%
2003 270,000 0.21 9.60%
2002 280,000 0.22 9.96%
2001 300,000 0.24 10.67%
2000 300,000 0.25 10.67%
1999 280,000 0.24 9.96%
1998 260,000 0.23 9.25%
1997 270,000 0.24 9.60%
1996 270,000 0.24 9.60%
1995 280,000 0.26 9.96%
1994 280,000 0.26 9.96%
1993 270,000 0.26 9.60%
1992 250,000 0.25 8.89%
1991 250,000 0.25 8.89%
1990 250,000 0.26 8.89%
1989 240,000 0.25 8.53%
1988 230,000 0.25 8.18%
1987 240,000 0.26 8.53%
1986 250,000 0.28 8.89%
1985 290,000 0.33 10.31%
1984 285,000 0.33 10.14%
1983 280,000 0.34 9.96%
1982 270,000 0.33 9.60%
1981 257,000 0.32 9.14%
1980 255,000 0.33 9.07%
1979 255,000 0.33 9.07%
1978 255,000 0.33 9.07%
1977 255,000 0.33 9.07%
1976 255,000 0.33 9.07%
1975 255,000 0.33 9.07%
1974 255,000 0.34 9.07%
1973 250,000 0.34 8.89%
1972 245,000 0.33 8.71%
1971 245,000 0.34 8.71%
1970 245,000 0.35 8.71%
1969 245,000 0.35 8.71%
1968 245,000 0.36 8.71%
1967 245,000 0.37 8.71%
1966 235,000 0.36 8.36%
1965 235,000 0.36 8.36%
1964 235,000 0.37 8.36%
1963 235,000 0.37 8.36%
1962 235,000 0.37 8.36%
1961 235,000 0.38 8.36%