Global Perspectives Studies

This database contains projections used for the preparation of the report "The future of food and agriculture – Alternative pathways to 2050".

Data from 2012 to 2050 in five-year intervals is available for visualization and download at country level by scenario and where applicable, by commodity or animal species. Data is organized in thematic domains, such as macro variables and indicators, crop and animal production, market balances by commodity, food security indicators and greenhouse gas emissions.

Food and agriculture projections to 2050

The designations employed and the presentation of material on this map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the United Nations concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

All data are available for download at the following links.

Country data by indicator:

Country data for regional aggregates (csv format, 17 MB)

Required citation for all data and figures:

FAO. 2018. The future of food and agriculture – Alternative pathways to 2050. Rome.