Arable land area reached 176 '000 sq km in 2014 in Iraq, according to Faostat. This is 0.319 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, arable land area in Iraq reached an all time high of 177 '000 sq km in 2012 and an all time low of 130 '000 sq km in 1980. When compared to Iraq's main peers, arable land area in Iran amounted to 37.5 '000 sq km, 0.106 '000 sq km in Kuwait, 31.3 '000 sq km in Saudi Arabia and 46.4 '000 sq km in Syria in 2014.
Iraq has been ranked 19th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of arable land area, 1 places above the position seen 10 years ago.