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Mexico - Fertilizer consumption per unit of arable land

83.6
(kilograms per hectare)
in 2014

Though Mexico fertilizer consumption fluctuated substantially in recent years, it tended to increase through 2005 - 2014 period ending at 83.6 kilograms per hectare in 2014.

Fertilizer consumption measures the quantity of plant nutrients used per unit of arable land. Fertilizer products cover nitrogenous, potash, and phosphate fertilizers (including ground rock phosphate). Traditional nutrients--animal and plant manures--are not included. For the purpose of data dissemination, FAO has adopted the concept of a calendar year (January to December). Some countries compile fertilizer data on a calendar year basis, while others are on a split-year basis. Arable land 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.

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Date Value Change, %
2014 83.6 6.10 %
2013 78.8 0.49 %
2012 78.4 7.55 %
2011 72.9 -2.90 %
2010 75.1 44.55 %
2009 51.9 -0.44 %
2008 52.2 -30.50 %
2007 75.0 8.70 %
2006 69.0 -12.83 %
2005 79.2 8.16 %
2004 73.2 9.67 %
2003 66.8