Cropland Area (ha, 2000)
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Publishing Details

Dataset Type: 
Spatial Dataset
Unit: 
ha
Publication Date: 
April, 2015
Publisher: 
HarvestChoice/International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Years Covered: 
2000
Version: 
SChEF r12.05
Contact: 
Zhe Guo

Abstract

Total CropLand Area (including irrigated, ha, 2000).

Data Sources & Credits

Ramankutty, Navin, Amoato T. Evan, Chad Monfreda, and Jonathan A. Foley (2008). Farming the Planet: 1. Geographic Distribution of Global Agricultural Lands in the Year 2000, Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 22(GB1003). doi:10.1029/2007GB002952

Citation

HarvestChoice, 2015. "Cropland Area (ha, 2000)." International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC., and University of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN. Available online at http://harvestchoice.org/data/area_cr_lc.

Additional Attributes

Geographic Coverage: West Africa, East & Central Africa, Southern Africa
Format/Platform: CSV and raster (GeoTIFF and ESRI ASCII Grid)
Keywords: Crop Area, Cropland, Sub-Saharan Africa