Mexico 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.
  • Mexico arable land for 2016 was 22,562,000, a 2.02% decline from 2015.
  • Mexico arable land for 2015 was 23,026,000, a 1.19% decline from 2014.
  • Mexico arable land for 2014 was 23,304,000, a 0.32% decline from 2013.
  • Mexico arable land for 2013 was 23,379,000, a 0.99% increase from 2012.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
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
Mexico Arable Land - Historical Data
Year Hectares Per Capita Percent
2016 22,562,000 0.18 11.61%
2015 23,026,000 0.19 11.85%
2014 23,304,000 0.19 11.99%
2013 23,379,000 0.20 12.03%
2012 23,150,000 0.20 11.91%
2011 22,977,000 0.20 11.82%
2010 23,507,000 0.21 12.09%
2009 23,251,000 0.21 11.96%
2008 23,350,000 0.21 12.01%
2007 23,519,000 0.22 12.10%
2006 23,363,000 0.22 12.02%
2005 23,296,000 0.22 11.98%
2004 23,214,000 0.22 11.94%
2003 23,652,000 0.23 12.17%
2002 23,184,000 0.23 11.93%
2001 23,151,000 0.23 11.91%
2000 22,905,000 0.23 11.78%
1999 22,918,000 0.24 11.79%
1998 22,831,000 0.24 11.74%
1997 22,785,000 0.24 11.72%
1996 22,717,000 0.24 11.69%
1995 22,560,000 0.25 11.61%
1994 22,549,000 0.25 11.60%
1993 22,531,000 0.25 11.59%
1992 22,429,000 0.26 11.54%
1991 22,423,000 0.26 11.53%
1990 21,709,000 0.26 11.17%
1989 20,656,000 0.25 10.63%
1988 19,698,000 0.24 10.13%
1987 19,234,000 0.24 9.89%
1986 18,344,000 0.24 9.44%
1985 18,631,000 0.25 9.58%
1984 18,240,500 0.25 9.38%
1983 18,328,000 0.25 9.43%
1982 17,795,000 0.25 9.15%
1981 17,599,000 0.25 9.05%
1980 17,660,000 0.26 9.08%
1979 17,585,000 0.27 9.05%
1978 17,785,000 0.28 9.15%
1977 17,782,000 0.28 9.15%
1976 17,736,000 0.29 9.12%
1975 17,712,000 0.30 9.11%
1974 17,688,000 0.31 9.10%
1973 17,719,000 0.31 9.11%
1972 17,684,000 0.32 9.10%
1971 17,689,000 0.33 9.10%
1970 17,688,000 0.34 9.10%
1969 18,770,000 0.38 9.66%
1968 18,850,000 0.39 9.70%
1967 18,930,000 0.40 9.74%
1966 19,020,000 0.42 9.78%
1965 19,100,000 0.43 9.83%
1964 19,180,000 0.45 9.87%
1963 19,260,000 0.46 9.91%
1962 19,340,000 0.48 9.95%
1961 19,507,000 0.50 10.03%