FIELD LISTING :: IRRIGATED LAND
This entry gives the number of square kilometers of land area that is artificially supplied with water.


Country Comparison to the World

CountryIRRIGATED LAND(SQ KM)
Afghanistan 32,080 sq km (2012)
Albania 3,310 sq km (2012)
Algeria 5,700 sq km (2012)
American Samoa 0 sq km (2012)
Andorra 0 sq km (2012)
Angola 860 sq km (2012)
Anguilla 0 sq km (2012)
Antigua and Barbuda 1.3 sq km (2012)
Argentina 23,600 sq km (2012)
Armenia 2,740 sq km (2012)
Aruba NA
Australia 25,500 sq km (2012)
Austria 1,170 sq km (2012)
Azerbaijan 14,277 sq km (2012)
Bahamas, The 10 sq km (2012)
Bahrain 40 sq km (2012)
Bangladesh 53,000 sq km (2012)
Barbados 50 sq km (2012)
Belarus 1,140 sq km (2012)
Belgium 230 sq km (2012)
Belize 35 sq km (2012)
Benin 230 sq km (2012)
Bermuda NA
Bhutan 320 sq km (2012)
Bolivia 3,000 sq km (2012)
Bosnia and Herzegovina 30 sq km (2012)
Botswana 20 sq km (2012)
Brazil 54,000 sq km (2012)
British Virgin Islands NA
Brunei 10 sq km (2012)
Bulgaria 1,020 sq km (2012)
Burkina Faso 550 sq km (2012)
Burma 22,950 sq km (2012)
Burundi 230 sq km (2012)
Cabo Verde 35 sq km (2012)
Cambodia 3,540 sq km (2012)
Cameroon 290 sq km (2012)
Canada 8,700 sq km (2012)
Cayman Islands NA
Central African Republic 10 sq km (2012)
Chad 300 sq km (2012)
Chile 11,100 sq km (2012)
China 690,070 sq km (2012)
Christmas Island NA
Cocos (Keeling) Islands NA
Colombia 10,900 sq km (2012)
Comoros 1.3 sq km (2012)
Congo, Democratic Republic of the 110 sq km (2012)
Congo, Republic of the 20 sq km (2012)
Cook Islands NA
Costa Rica 1,015 sq km (2012)
Cote d'Ivoire 730 sq km (2012)
Croatia 240 sq km (2012)
Cuba 8,700 sq km (2012)
Curacao NA
Cyprus 460 sq km (2012)
Czechia 320 sq km (2012)
Denmark 4,350 sq km (2012)
Djibouti 10 sq km (2012)
Dominica NA
Dominican Republic 3,070 sq km (2012)
Ecuador 15,000 sq km (2012)
Egypt 36,500 sq km (2012)
El Salvador 452 sq km (2012)
Equatorial Guinea NA
Eritrea 210 sq km (2012)
Estonia 40 sq km (2012)
Ethiopia 2,900 sq km (2012)
European Union 154,539.82 sq km (2011 est.)
Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) NA
Fiji 40 sq km (2012)
Finland 690 sq km (2012)
France total: 26,420 sq km 26,950 sq km
metropolitan France: 26,000 sq km (2012)
French Polynesia 10 sq km (2012)
Gabon 40 sq km (2012)
Gambia, The 50 sq km (2012)
Gaza Strip 240 sq km; note - includes West Bank (2012)
Georgia 4,330 sq km (2012)
Germany 6,500 sq km (2012)
Ghana 340 sq km (2012)
Gibraltar NA
Greece 15,550 sq km (2012)
Greenland NA
Grenada 20 sq km (2012)
Guam 2 sq km (2012)
Guatemala 3,375 sq km (2012)
Guernsey NA
Guinea-Bissau 250 sq km (2012)
Guinea 950 sq km (2012)
Guyana 1,430 sq km (2012)
Haiti 970 sq km (2012)
Honduras 900 sq km (2012)
Hong Kong 10 sq km (2012)
Hungary 1,721 sq km (2012)
Iceland NA
India 667,000 sq km (2012)
Indonesia 67,220 sq km (2012)
Iran 95,530 sq km (2012)
Iraq 35,250 sq km (2012)
Ireland 0 sq km (2012)
Isle of Man 0 sq km (2012)
Israel 2,250 sq km (2012)
Italy 39,500 sq km (2012)
Jamaica 250 sq km (2012)
Jan Mayen 0 sq km (2012)
Japan 24,690 sq km (2012)
Jersey NA
Jordan 964 sq km (2012)
Kazakhstan 20,660 sq km (2012)
Kenya 1,030 sq km (2012)
Kiribati 0 sq km (2012)
Korea, North 14,600 sq km (2012)
Korea, South 7,780 sq km (2012)
Kosovo NA
Kuwait 105 sq km (2012)
Kyrgyzstan 10,233 sq km (2012)
Laos 3,100 sq km (2012)
Latvia 12 sq km
note: land in Latvia is often too wet and in need of drainage not irrigation; approximately 16,000 sq km or 85% of agricultural land has been improved by drainage (2012)
Lebanon 1,040 sq km (2012)
Lesotho 30 sq km (2012)
Liberia 30 sq km (2012)
Libya 4,700 sq km (2012)
Liechtenstein 0 sq km (2012)
Lithuania 44 sq km (2012)
Luxembourg 0 sq km (2012)
Macau 0 sq km (2012)
Macedonia 1,280 sq km (2012)
Madagascar 10,860 sq km (2012)
Malawi 740 sq km (2012)
Malaysia 3,800 sq km (2012)
Maldives 0 sq km (2012)
Mali 3,780 sq km (2012)
Malta 35 sq km (2012)
Marshall Islands 0 sq km (2012)
Mauritania 450 sq km (2012)
Mauritius 190 sq km (2012)
Mexico 65,000 sq km (2012)
Micronesia, Federated States of 0 sq km NA (2012)
Midway Islands 0 sq km (2012)
Moldova 2,283 sq km (2012)
Monaco 0 sq km (2012)
Mongolia 840 sq km (2012)
Montenegro 24 sq km (2012)
Montserrat 0 sq km (2012)
Morocco 14,850 sq km (2012)
Mozambique 1,180 sq km (2012)
Namibia 80 sq km (2012)
Nauru 0 sq km (2012)
Nepal 13,320 sq km (2012)
Netherlands 4,860 sq km (2012)
New Caledonia 100 sq km (2012)
New Zealand 7,210 sq km (2012)
Nicaragua 1,990 sq km (2012)
Nigeria 2,930 sq km (2012)
Niger 1,000 sq km (2012)
Niue 0 sq km (2012)
Norfolk Island 0 sq km (2012)
Northern Mariana Islands 1 sq km (2012)
Norway 900 sq km (2012)
Oman 590 sq km (2012)
Pakistan 202,000 sq km (2012)
Palau 0 sq km (2012)
Panama 321 sq km (2012)
Papua New Guinea 0 sq km (2012)
Paracel Islands 0 sq km (2012)
Paraguay 1,362 sq km (2012)
Peru 25,800 sq km (2012)
Philippines 16,270 sq km (2012)
Pitcairn Islands 0 sq km (2012)
Poland 970 sq km (2012)
Portugal 5,400 sq km (2012)
Puerto Rico 220 sq km (2012)
Qatar 130 sq km (2012)
Romania 31,490 sq km (2012)
Russia 43,000 sq km (2012)
Rwanda 96 sq km (2012)
Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha 0 sq km (2012)
Saint Kitts and Nevis 8 sq km (2012)
Saint Lucia 30 sq km (2012)
Saint Pierre and Miquelon 0 sq km (2012)
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 10 sq km (2012)
Samoa 0 sq km (2012)
San Marino 0 sq km (2012)
Sao Tome and Principe 100 sq km (2012)
Saudi Arabia 16,200 sq km (2012)
Senegal 1,200 sq km (2012)
Serbia 950 sq km (2012)
Seychelles 3 sq km (2012)
Sierra Leone 300 sq km (2012)
Singapore 0 sq km (2012)
Slovakia 869 sq km (2012)
Slovenia 60 sq km (2012)
Solomon Islands 0 sq km NA (2012)
Somalia 2,000 sq km (2012)
South Africa 16,700 sq km (2012)
South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands 0 sq km (2011)
South Sudan 1,000 sq km (2012)
Spain 38,000 sq km (2012)
Sri Lanka 5,700 sq km (2012)
Sudan 18,900 sq km (2012)
Suriname 570 sq km (2012)
Swaziland 500 sq km (2012)
Sweden 1,640 sq km (2012)
Switzerland 630 sq km (2012)
Syria 14,280 sq km (2012)
Taiwan 3,820 sq km (2012)
Tajikistan 7,420 sq km (2012)
Tanzania 1,840 sq km (2012)
Thailand 64,150 sq km (2012)
Timor-Leste 350 sq km (2012)
Togo 70 sq km (2012)
Tokelau 0 sq km (2012)
Tonga 0 sq km (2012)
Trinidad and Tobago 70 sq km (2012)
Tunisia 4,590 sq km (2012)
Turkey 52,150 sq km (2012)
Turkmenistan 19,950 sq km (2012)
Turks and Caicos Islands 0 sq km (2012)
Tuvalu 0 sq km (2012)
Uganda 140 sq km (2012)
Ukraine 21,670 sq km (2012)
United Arab Emirates 923 sq km (2012)
United Kingdom 950 sq km (2012)
United States 264,000 sq km (2012)
Uruguay 2,380 sq km (2012)
Uzbekistan 42,150 sq km (2012)
Vanuatu 0 sq km (2012)
Venezuela 10,550 sq km (2012)
Vietnam 46,000 sq km (2012)
Virgin Islands 1 sq km (2012)
Wake Island 0 sq km (2012)
Wallis and Futuna 0 sq km (2012)
West Bank 240 sq km; note - includes Gaza Strip (2003)
Western Sahara 0 sq km (2012)
World 3,242,917 sq km (2012 est.)
Yemen 6,800 sq km (2012)
Zambia 1,560 sq km (2012)
Zimbabwe 1,740 sq km (2012)