Sierra Leone 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.
  • Sierra Leone arable land for 2016 was 1,584,000, a 0% increase from 2015.
  • Sierra Leone arable land for 2015 was 1,584,000, a 0% increase from 2014.
  • Sierra Leone arable land for 2014 was 1,584,000, a 0.02% increase from 2013.
  • Sierra Leone arable land for 2013 was 1,583,650, a 7.61% increase from 2012.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Hectares
Niger 16,800,000
Ethiopia 15,119,000
Tanzania 13,500,000
Afghanistan 7,729,000
Congo, Dem. Rep. 7,100,000
Uganda 6,900,000
Mali 6,411,000
Burkina Faso 6,000,000
Mozambique 5,650,000
Chad 4,900,000
Syrian Arab Republic 4,662,000
Zimbabwe 4,000,000
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
Sierra Leone Arable Land - Historical Data
Year Hectares Per Capita Percent
2016 1,584,000 0.22 21.95%
2015 1,584,000 0.22 21.95%
2014 1,584,000 0.23 21.95%
2013 1,583,650 0.23 21.94%
2012 1,471,650 0.22 20.39%
2011 1,652,630 0.25 22.90%
2010 1,580,380 0.25 21.90%
2009 1,460,970 0.23 20.24%
2008 1,372,230 0.22 19.01%
2007 1,283,720 0.21 17.79%
2006 1,689,880 0.29 23.41%
2005 1,472,020 0.26 20.39%
2004 1,437,730 0.26 19.92%
2003 1,236,670 0.24 17.13%
2002 910,080 0.18 12.61%
2001 681,520 0.14 9.44%
2000 490,000 0.11 6.79%
1999 484,000 0.11 6.71%
1998 484,000 0.11 6.71%
1997 484,000 0.11 6.71%
1996 485,000 0.11 6.72%
1995 485,000 0.11 6.72%
1994 485,000 0.11 6.72%
1993 486,000 0.11 6.73%
1992 486,000 0.11 6.73%
1991 486,000 0.11 6.73%
1990 486,000 0.11 6.73%
1989 486,000 0.11 6.73%
1988 486,000 0.12 6.73%
1987 485,000 0.12 6.72%
1986 480,000 0.12 6.65%
1985 475,000 0.12 6.58%
1984 470,000 0.13 6.51%
1983 465,000 0.13 6.44%
1982 460,000 0.13 6.37%
1981 455,000 0.13 6.30%
1980 450,000 0.13 6.23%
1979 445,000 0.13 6.17%
1978 440,000 0.14 6.10%
1977 435,000 0.14 6.03%
1976 430,000 0.14 5.96%
1975 425,000 0.14 5.89%
1974 420,000 0.14 5.82%
1973 415,000 0.14 5.75%
1972 410,000 0.14 5.68%
1971 405,000 0.14 5.61%
1970 400,000 0.15 5.54%
1969 395,000 0.15 5.47%
1968 390,000 0.15 5.40%
1967 385,000 0.15 5.33%
1966 380,000 0.15 5.26%
1965 375,000 0.15 5.20%
1964 370,000 0.15 5.13%
1963 365,000 0.15 5.06%
1962 360,000 0.15 4.99%
1961 355,000 0.15 4.92%