Iran 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.
  • Iran arable land for 2016 was 14,687,000, a 0% increase from 2015.
  • Iran arable land for 2015 was 14,687,000, a 0% increase from 2014.
  • Iran arable land for 2014 was 14,687,000, a 0% increase from 2013.
  • Iran arable land for 2013 was 14,687,000, a 2.33% decline from 2012.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Hectares
Russia 123,121,820
China 118,900,000
Brazil 80,976,000
Kazakhstan 29,395,000
Mexico 22,562,000
Turkey 20,381,000
Thailand 16,810,000
Iran 14,687,000
South Africa 12,500,000
Romania 8,582,000
Algeria 7,404,200
Belarus 5,683,800
Iraq 5,000,000
Paraguay 4,800,000
Peru 3,508,000
Bulgaria 3,496,000
Cuba 2,989,400
Venezuela 2,700,000
Serbia 2,598,000
Azerbaijan 1,999,000
Turkmenistan 1,940,000
Libya 1,720,000
Colombia 1,688,600
Bosnia 1,026,000
Ecuador 976,000
Malaysia 882,000
Guatemala 862,000
Dominican Republic 800,000
Namibia 800,000
Albania 620,300
Armenia 446,400
Guyana 420,000
North Macedonia 416,000
Gabon 325,000
Botswana 259,600
Costa Rica 247,500
Jordan 237,260
Fiji 165,000
Lebanon 132,000
Jamaica 120,000
Equatorial Guinea 120,000
Belize 78,000
Mauritius 75,000
Suriname 65,000
Tonga 18,000
Montenegro 9,000
Samoa 8,000
Dominica 6,000
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 5,000
Maldives 3,900
American Samoa 3,000
St. Lucia 3,000
Grenada 3,000
Marshall Islands 2,000
Iran Arable Land - Historical Data
Year Hectares Per Capita Percent
2016 14,687,000 0.18 9.02%
2015 14,687,000 0.19 9.02%
2014 14,687,000 0.19 9.02%
2013 14,687,000 0.19 9.02%
2012 15,038,000 0.20 9.23%
2011 15,214,000 0.20 9.34%
2010 15,390,000 0.21 9.45%
2009 15,566,000 0.21 9.56%
2008 15,545,000 0.22 9.54%
2007 16,869,000 0.24 10.36%
2006 16,701,000 0.24 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 0.26 10.34%
1997 16,502,000 0.26 10.13%
1996 17,097,000 0.27 10.50%
1995 17,388,000 0.28 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 0.28 9.46%
1988 15,580,000 0.29 9.57%
1987 15,400,000 0.30 9.46%
1986 15,150,000 0.31 9.30%
1985 14,900,000 0.31 9.15%
1984 14,650,000 0.32 8.99%
1983 14,400,000 0.33 8.84%
1982 14,141,000 0.34 8.68%
1981 13,550,000 0.34 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 0.52 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 0.54 9.28%
1968 15,100,000 0.56 9.27%
1967 15,050,000 0.57 9.24%
1966 15,030,000 0.59 9.23%
1965 15,020,000 0.60 9.22%
1964 15,010,000 0.62 9.22%
1963 15,000,000 0.63 9.21%
1962 14,990,000 0.65 9.20%
1961 14,980,000 0.67 9.20%