El Salvador 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.
  • El Salvador arable land for 2016 was 737,000, a 2.65% increase from 2015.
  • El Salvador arable land for 2015 was 718,000, a 3.75% decline from 2014.
  • El Salvador arable land for 2014 was 746,000, a 2.47% increase from 2013.
  • El Salvador arable land for 2013 was 728,000, a 1.25% increase from 2012.
Data Source: World Bank

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El Salvador 737,000
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El Salvador Arable Land - Historical Data
Year Hectares Per Capita Percent
2016 737,000 0.12 35.57%
2015 718,000 0.11 34.65%
2014 746,000 0.12 36.00%
2013 728,000 0.12 35.14%
2012 719,000 0.12 34.70%
2011 691,000 0.11 33.35%
2010 673,000 0.11 32.48%
2009 678,000 0.11 32.72%
2008 683,000 0.11 32.96%
2007 630,000 0.10 30.41%
2006 604,000 0.10 29.15%
2005 702,000 0.12 33.88%
2004 694,000 0.12 33.49%
2003 681,000 0.11 32.87%
2002 690,000 0.12 33.30%
2001 700,000 0.12 33.78%
2000 650,000 0.11 31.37%
1999 631,000 0.11 30.45%
1998 600,000 0.10 28.96%
1997 565,000 0.10 27.27%
1996 565,000 0.10 27.27%
1995 582,000 0.10 28.09%
1994 584,000 0.11 28.19%
1993 586,000 0.11 28.28%
1992 588,000 0.11 28.38%
1991 565,000 0.11 27.27%
1990 550,000 0.10 26.54%
1989 540,000 0.10 26.06%
1988 540,000 0.11 26.06%
1987 520,000 0.10 25.10%
1986 520,000 0.10 25.10%
1985 500,000 0.10 24.13%
1984 480,000 0.10 23.17%
1983 470,000 0.10 22.68%
1982 479,000 0.10 23.12%
1981 516,000 0.11 24.90%
1980 558,000 0.12 26.93%
1979 560,000 0.12 27.03%
1978 515,000 0.12 24.86%
1977 475,000 0.11 22.92%
1976 475,000 0.11 22.92%
1975 488,000 0.12 23.41%
1974 488,000 0.12 23.41%
1973 488,000 0.12 23.41%
1972 488,000 0.13 23.41%
1971 488,000 0.13 23.41%
1970 450,000 0.12 21.58%
1969 455,000 0.13 21.82%
1968 458,000 0.13 21.97%
1967 460,000 0.14 22.06%
1966 470,000 0.14 22.54%
1965 480,000 0.15 23.02%
1964 485,000 0.16 23.26%
1963 488,000 0.16 23.41%
1962 488,000 0.17 23.41%
1961 488,000 0.17 23.41%