Agriculture and Rural Development indicators for Nigeria

Agriculture and Rural Development indicators for Nigeria

  • Updated January 30, 2020 | Dataset date: Jan 1, 1960-Dec 31, 2019
    This dataset updates: Every year
    Contains data from the World Bank's data portal. There is also a consolidated country dataset on HDX. For the 70 percent of the world's poor who live in rural areas, agriculture is the main source of income and employment. But depletion and degradation of land and water pose serious challenges to producing enough food and other agricultural products to sustain livelihoods here and meet the needs of urban populations. Data presented here include measures of agricultural inputs, outputs, and productivity compiled by the UN's Food and Agriculture Organization. Indicators: Access to electricity, Agricultural irrigated land, Agricultural land, Agricultural machinery, Agricultural methane emissions, Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions, Agricultural raw materials exports, Agricultural raw materials imports, Agriculture, Annual freshwater withdrawals, Arable land, Average precipitation in depth, Cereal production, Cereal yield, Crop production index, Economically active population in agriculture, Employment in agriculture, Fertilizer consumption, Food production index, Forest area, Land area, Land under cereal production, Livestock production index, Permanent cropland, Rural land area, Rural land area where elevation is below 5 meters, Rural population, Rural population growth, Rural population living in areas where elevation is below 5 meters, Rural poverty gap at national poverty lines, Rural poverty headcount ratio at national poverty lines, Surface area