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International statistics

FAOSTAT Database (Food and Agriculture Organization Statistics)

Spatial coverage: The data published by the FAO is available for more than 180 countries.

Statistical range: The database FAOSTAT consists of numerous subsections including agricultural production, trade, consumption of agricultural products, agricultural prices, resources, employees, forestry and fishery.

Periodicity / time series: All indicators are available as annual time series and are generally available from 1961 onwards.

Charges / registration: The database is free of charge and accessible without registration. A registration option is available enabling users to download larger database extractions. Registration is currently subject to a fee, but this policy is currently under review.

Further information: Metadata and definitions for all indicators are provided online. The database is available in English, French and Spanish.

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