Food and Agriculture Statistics

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Global and regional food availability from 2000 to 2017 – An analysis based on Supply Utilization Accounts data. FAO Statistics Working Paper Series / 20-19

One of the main pillars of food security is food supply, which refers to the availability of sufficient quantities of food of appropriate quality, supplied...

FAO Statistical Yearbook 2020

This publication offers a synthesis of the major factors at play in the global food and agricultural landscape. Statistics are presented in four thematic chapters,...

FAO Statistical Pocketbook 2020

FAO’s Statistical Pocketbook complements the Statistical Yearbook, by providing, in an easy and simple way, quick access to top-level numbers, charts and maps on many...

Land statistics. Global, regional and country trends 1990–2018. FAOSTAT analytical brief 15

The FAOSTAT Land Use statistics and associated land indicators provide information on the full land use matrix by country, including agricultural land (1961–2018) and forest...

Livestock and environment statistics: manure and greenhouse gas emissions. Global, regional and country trends 1990–2018. FAOSTAT analytical brief 14

Livestock statistics made available in FAOSTAT offer valuable information on livestock numbers and production, provided by FAO by country and over a long period. This...

Inorganic fertilizers 1961-2018. FAOSTAT analytical brief 13

FAOSTAT provides statistics at country, regional and global levels on the production, trade and agricultural use of inorganic fertilizers. This brief provides a summary of...

Forest land emissions and removals. Global, regional and country trends 1990–2020. FAOSTAT analytical brief 12

This analysis focuses on new trends in forest emissions in terms of deforestation, carbon storage on remianing forest land, and overall net impact of forests...

Methodological note on new estimates of the prevalence of undernourishment in China. FAO Statistics Working Paper Series / 20-18

This paper presents new estimates of the extent of food consumption inequality in mainland China and discusses their implications for the estimated prevalence ofundernourishment (PoU)....

Pesticides trade. Global, regional and country trends 1990–2018. FAOSTAT analytical brief 11

This analysis focuses on international trade flows of pesticides for the period 1990–2018 and in particular of total pesticides, for which both monetary and physical...

Employment indicators. FAOSTAT analytical brief 10

The FAOSTAT Employment indicators module contains data on:- Agriculture value added per worker;- Employment in agriculture (absolute numbers and shares, by sex);- Share of Employees...