Sub-Saharan Africa excluding South Africa and Nigeria - Land area equipped for irrigation (hectares)

Land area equipped for irrigation (hectares) in Sub-Saharan Africa excluding South Africa and Nigeria was reported at 5391530 ha in 2011, according to the World Bank collection of development indicators, compiled from officially recognized sources.



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Area equipped to provide water (via irrigation) to the crops. It includes areas equipped for full and partial control irrigation, equipped lowland areas, pastures, and areas equipped for spate irrigation. Data are expressed in 1000 hectares.


Sub-Saharan Africa excluding South Africa and Nigeria | Development







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