Iceland 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.
  • Iceland arable land for 2016 was 121,000, a 0% increase from 2015.
  • Iceland arable land for 2015 was 121,000, a 0.17% decline from 2014.
  • Iceland arable land for 2014 was 121,200, a 0% increase from 2013.
  • Iceland arable land for 2013 was 121,200, a 0% increase from 2012.
Data Source: World Bank

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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
Brunei 5,000
St. Kitts and Nevis 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
Turks and Caicos Islands 1,000
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
Andorra 780
Singapore 560
Bermuda 300
Cayman Islands 200
Seychelles 150
Iceland Arable Land - Historical Data
Year Hectares Per Capita Percent
2016 121,000 0.36 1.21%
2015 121,000 0.37 1.21%
2014 121,200 0.37 1.21%
2013 121,200 0.37 1.21%
2012 121,200 0.38 1.21%
2011 122,200 0.38 1.22%
2010 123,000 0.39 1.23%
2009 124,000 0.39 1.24%
2008 125,000 0.39 1.25%
2007 125,000 0.40 1.25%
2006 129,000 0.42 1.29%
2005 129,000 0.43 1.29%
2004 129,000 0.44 1.29%
2003 129,000 0.45 1.29%
2002 129,000 0.45 1.29%
2001 129,000 0.45 1.29%
2000 129,000 0.46 1.29%
1999 129,000 0.47 1.29%
1998 130,000 0.47 1.30%
1997 133,000 0.49 1.33%
1996 134,000 0.50 1.34%
1995 135,000 0.50 1.35%
1994 135,000 0.51 1.35%
1993 135,000 0.51 1.35%
1992 136,000 0.52 1.36%
1991 136,000 0.53 1.36%
1990 136,000 0.53 1.36%
1989 135,000 0.53 1.35%
1988 135,000 0.54 1.35%
1987 135,000 0.55 1.35%
1986 135,000 0.56 1.35%
1985 134,000 0.56 1.34%
1984 134,000 0.56 1.34%
1983 134,000 0.57 1.34%
1982 134,000 0.57 1.34%
1981 133,000 0.58 1.33%
1980 133,000 0.58 1.33%
1979 131,000 0.58 1.31%
1978 130,000 0.58 1.30%
1977 129,000 0.58 1.29%
1976 127,000 0.58 1.27%
1975 126,000 0.58 1.26%
1974 125,000 0.58 1.25%
1973 124,000 0.58 1.24%
1972 123,000 0.59 1.23%
1971 122,000 0.59 1.22%
1970 121,000 0.59 1.21%
1969 120,000 0.59 1.20%
1968 120,000 0.60 1.20%
1967 120,000 0.60 1.20%
1966 120,000 0.61 1.20%
1965 120,000 0.62 1.20%
1964 120,000 0.64 1.20%
1963 120,000 0.65 1.20%
1962 120,000 0.66 1.20%
1961 120,000 0.67 1.20%