Agriculture, Value Added (As % of GDP) rose to 1.34% in USA in 2015

Agriculture, Value Added (As % of GDP) (%)
Agriculture | USA | July 15, 2018
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Value added of agriculture as a share of GDP reached 1.34 % in 2015 in USA, according to Faostat. This is 4.5 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, value added of agriculture as a share of GDP in USA reached an all time high of 1.37 % in 1997 and an all time low of 0.983 % in 2002. When compared to USA's main peers, value added of agriculture as a share of GDP in Canada amounted to 1.53 %, 10.0 % in China, 1.19 % in Japan and 3.45 % in Mexico in 2015.

USA has been ranked 140th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of value added of agriculture as a share of GDP, 12 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Agriculture, Value Added (As % of GDP) Unit 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Australia % 2.46% 2.37% 2.46% 2.42% 2.45%
Belize % 12.8% 13.2% 13.1% 15.0% 15.3%
Canada % 1.57% 1.52% 1.55% 1.53% 1.54%
China % 10.3% 10.1% 10.0% 10.1% 10.0%
Guatemala % 12.4% 11.8% 11.8% 11.2% 11.3%
Honduras % 11.7% 12.5% 15.3% 14.8% 13.4%
India % 17.7% 18.2% 18.4% 18.0% 18.0%
Japan % 1.16% 1.18% 1.16% 1.22% 1.19%
Mexico % 3.52% 3.46% 3.35% 3.52% 3.48%
Russia % 4.69% 3.87% 4.37% 3.93% 3.95%
South Korea % 2.59% 2.47% 2.52% 2.46% 2.34%
USA % 1.04% 1.16% 1.36% 1.31% 1.34%
United Kingdom % 0.558% 0.677% 0.640% 0.677% 0.652%