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Crops Production » Area Harvested - Rice, paddy


India is being the top country by rice, paddy in the world. As of 2014, rice, paddy in India was 43.9 million ha that accounts for 26.91 % of the world's rice, paddy. The top 5 countries (others are China, Indonesia, Bangladesh, and Thailand) account for 67.62 % of it. The world's total rice, paddy was estimated at 162 million ha in 2014.

Oryza spp., mainly oryza sativa. Rice grain after threshing and winnowing. Also known as rice in the husk and rough rice. Used mainly for human food.