Permanent cropland as a share of land area reached 0.271 % in 2014 in New Zealand, according to Faostat. This is 0.14 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, permanent cropland as a share of land area in New Zealand reached an all time high of 0.271 % in 2012 and an all time low of 0.076 % in 1961. When compared to New Zealand's main peers, permanent cropland as a share of land area in Australia amounted to 0.050 %, 12.1 % in Indonesia, 19.7 % in Malaysia and 17.9 % in Philippines in 2014.
New Zealand has been ranked 133rd within the group of 173 countries we follow in terms of permanent cropland as a share of land area, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.