Arable land area reached 42.5 '000 sq km in 2014 in Japan, according to Faostat. This is 0.167 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, arable land area in Japan reached an all time high of 56.6 '000 sq km in 1961 and an all time low of 42.5 '000 sq km in 2012. When compared to Japan's main peers, arable land area in China amounted to 1,090 '000 sq km, 1,206 '000 sq km in Russia, 15.1 '000 sq km in South Korea and 1,579 '000 sq km in USA in 2014.
Japan has been ranked 52nd within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of arable land area, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.