Which Country Has the Most of Agricultural Land Area Irrigated?

Agricultural Irrigated Land (As % of Agricultural Land) (%), 2014 or latest
Agriculture | February 22, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 57 countries in 2014, Pakistan ranked the highest in agricultural irrigated land as a share of agricultural land with 70.2% followed by Palestine and India. On the other end of the scale was Botswana with 0.004%, Estonia with 0.031% and Lesotho with 0.048%.

Data for more countries are available at Agricultural Irrigated Land (As % of Agricultural Land) indicator page.

Agricultural Irrigated Land (As % of Agricultural Land) Unit 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Albania % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 9.99% 16.8% 17.0% 17.0% 17.0%
Azerbaijan % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 30.1% 29.5% 29.5% 29.5% 29.5%
Cyprus % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 21.1% 22.4% 21.9% 21.4% 21.0% ...
Greece % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 17.3% 16.9% 16.7% 16.9% 16.9% ... ...
India % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 34.7% 35.1% 35.2% 35.4% 36.3% ... ...
Iran % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 17.5% 17.5% 17.4% 17.4% 17.4% ...
Italy % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 16.9% ... ... ...
Japan % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 35.1% 35.2% 35.4% 34.5% 34.7%
Malta % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 30.1% 30.1% 34.0% 34.0% 34.0%
Mauritius % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 23.1% 23.1% 22.0% 22.5% 21.8%
Pakistan % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 72.8% 73.5% 76.0% 70.2% ...
Palestine % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 4.85% ... 5.15% 5.53% 70.2% ... ...
Portugal % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 12.7% ... ... ...
Spain % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 11.9% 11.5% 12.0% 12.1% 13.0% ... ...
Turkey % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 13.3% 13.4% 13.4% 13.6% 13.6%