GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Agricultural Industry Statistics [Fresh Research]

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"In 2021, 21.1 million full- and part-time jobs were related to the agricultural and food sectors, making up 10.5% of total U.S. employment."

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"In 2021, 21.1 million full- and part-time jobs were related to the agricultural and food sectors, making up 10.5% of total U.S. employment."

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"Agriculture accounts for about 3.1% of the global GDP."

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"Nearly 40% of the global land area is used for agriculture."

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"In 2020, the agricultural industry’s value in the United States was approximately $388 billion."

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"India had the largest agricultural output in the world in 2018, at about $396.99 billion."

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"As of 2020, China is the largest producer of rice, with an annual production of about 211.5 million metric tons."

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"In 2021, there are approximately 2.04 billion acres of agricultural land around the world."

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"Agriculture provides jobs to more than 26% of the global working population."

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"37.5% of global greenhouse gas emissions come from agriculture and the food sector."

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"By 2050, the global food demand is expected to increase by 59-98%."

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"The total irrigated land area worldwide was approximately 309.5 million hectares in 2020."

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"In 2019, 37% of EU’s total land area was dedicated to agriculture."

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"In 2020, the global agricultural tractor market was valued at approximately $60 billion."

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"Over 820 million people in the world suffer from undernourishment."

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"The market for smart agriculture is expected to reach $12.85 billion by 2024."

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"In 2020, the global fertilizers market was valued at $83.5 billion."

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"Organic agricultural land has increased by 668% between 1999 and 2017."

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"In 2019, women made up approximately 41.7% of the agricultural workforce worldwide."

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"Around 70% of the global freshwater withdrawal is for agricultural purposes."

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