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 21,760 sq km (2011)
Albania 1,027 sq km (2006)
Algeria 5,694 sq km (2003)
American Samoa NA
Andorra NA
Angola 855.3 sq km (2005)
Anguilla NA
Antigua and Barbuda 1.3 sq km (2003)
Argentina 15,500 sq km (2003)
Armenia 2,735 sq km (2006)
Aruba NA
Australia 23,780 sq km (2013)
Austria 1,170 sq km (2007)
Azerbaijan 14,250 sq km (2010)
Bahamas, The 10 sq km (2003)
Bahrain 40.15 sq km (2003)
Bangladesh 50,500 sq km (2008)
Barbados 54.35 sq km (2003)
Belarus 1,150 sq km (2003)
Belgium 233.5 sq km (2007)
Belize 30 sq km (2003)
Benin 230.4 sq km (2008)
Bermuda NA
Bhutan 319.1 sq km (2010)
Bolivia 1,282 sq km (2003)
Bosnia and Herzegovina 30 sq km (2003)
Botswana 14.39 sq km (2003)
Brazil 54,000 sq km (2011)
British Virgin Islands NA
Brunei 10 sq km (2003)
Bulgaria 1,046 sq km (2007)
Burkina Faso 250 sq km (2003)
Burma 21,100 sq km (2004)
Burundi 214.3 sq km (2003)
Cabo Verde 34.76 sq km (2004)
Cambodia 3,536 sq km (2006)
Cameroon 256.5 sq km (2003)
Canada 8,699 sq km (2004)
Cayman Islands NA
Central African Republic 1.35 sq km (2003)
Chad 302.7 sq km (2003)
Chile 11,990 sq km (2003)
China 629,380 sq km (2006)
Christmas Island NA
Cocos (Keeling) Islands NA
Colombia 10,870 sq km (2011)
Comoros 1.3 sq km NA (2003)
Congo, Democratic Republic of the 105 sq km (2003)
Congo, Republic of the 20 sq km (2003)
Cook Islands NA
Coral Sea Islands 0 sq km (2011)
Costa Rica 1,031 sq km (2003)
Cote d'Ivoire 727.5 sq km (2003)
Croatia 36.27 sq km (2010)
Cuba 8,703 sq km (2003)
Curacao NA
Cyprus 457.9 sq km (2007)
Czech Republic 385.3 sq km (2007)
Denmark 4,354 sq km (2007)
Djibouti 10.12 sq km (2003)
Dominica NA
Dominican Republic 3,065 sq km (2009)
Ecuador 8,534 sq km (2003)
Egypt 34,220 sq km (2003)
El Salvador 449.9 sq km (2003)
Equatorial Guinea NA
Eritrea 215.9 sq km (2003)
Estonia 4.58 sq km (2010)
Ethiopia 2,896 sq km (2003)
European Union 154,539.82 sq km (2011 est.)
Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) NA
Faroe Islands 0 sq km (2011)
Fiji 30 sq km (2003)
Finland 685.8 sq km (2010)
France total: 26,420 sq km 26,950 sq km
metropolitan France: 27,230 sq km (2007)
French Polynesia 10 sq km (2003)
French Southern and Antarctic Lands 0 sq km (2011)
Gabon 44.5 sq km (2003)
Gambia, The 50 sq km (2011)
Gaza Strip 240 sq km; note - includes West Bank (2003)
Georgia 4,328 sq km (2007)
Germany 5,157 sq km (2006)
Ghana 309 sq km (2003)
Gibraltar NA
Greece 15,550 sq km (2007)
Greenland NA
Grenada 2.19 sq km (2003)
Guam 2 sq km (2011)
Guatemala 3,121 sq km (2003)
Guernsey NA
Guinea-Bissau 225.6 sq km (2003)
Guinea 949.2 sq km (2003)
Guyana 1,501 sq km (2003)
Haiti 970 sq km (2009)
Heard Island and McDonald Islands 0 sq km (2011)
Holy See (Vatican City) 0 sq km (2011)
Honduras 878.5 sq km (2007)
Hong Kong NA; note - included in the total for China
Howland Island 0 sq km
Hungary 1,409 sq km (2007)
Iceland NA
India 663,340 sq km (2008)
Indonesia 67,220 sq km (2005)
Iran 87,000 sq km (2009)
Iraq 35,250 sq km (2003)
Ireland 11 sq km (2003)
Isle of Man 0 sq km (2011)
Israel 2,250 sq km (2004)
Italy 39,510 sq km (2007)
Jamaica 252.2 sq km (2003)
Jan Mayen 0 sq km (2011)
Japan 25,000 sq km (2010)
Jarvis Island 0 sq km (2011)
Jersey NA
Johnston Atoll 0 sq km (2011)
Jordan 788.6 sq km (2004)
Kazakhstan 20,660 sq km (2010)
Kenya 1,032 sq km (2003)
Kiribati NA
Korea, North 14,600 sq km (2003)
Korea, South 8,804 sq km (2003)
Kuwait 86 sq km (2007)
Kyrgyzstan 10,210 sq km (2005)
Laos 3,100 sq km (2005)
Latvia 8.3 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 (2007)
Lebanon 1,040 sq km (2003)
Lesotho 26.37 sq km (2003)
Liberia 21 sq km (2003)
Libya 4,700 sq km (2003)
Liechtenstein NA
Lithuania 13.4 sq km (2007)
Luxembourg NA
Macau NA; note - included in the total for China
Macedonia 1,278 sq km (2004)
Madagascar 10,860 sq km (2003)
Malawi 735 sq km (2006)
Malaysia 3,800 sq km (2009)
Maldives 0 sq km NA (2003)
Mali 2,358 sq km (2003)
Malta 32 sq km (2007)
Marshall Islands 0 sq km (2011)
Mauritania 450.1 sq km (2004)
Mauritius 212.2 sq km (2003)
Mexico 64,600 sq km (2009)
Micronesia, Federated States of NA
Midway Islands 0 sq km (2011)
Moldova 2,283 sq km (2011)
Monaco NA
Mongolia 843 sq km (2003)
Montenegro 24.12 sq km (2010)
Montserrat NA
Morocco 14,850 sq km (2004)
Mozambique 1,181 sq km (2003)
Namibia 75.73 sq km (2003)
Nauru NA
Nepal 11,680 sq km (2003)
Netherlands 4,572 sq km (2007)
New Caledonia 100 sq km (2003)
New Zealand 6,193 sq km (2007)
Nicaragua 942.4 sq km (2003)
Nigeria 2,932 sq km (2004)
Niger 736.6 sq km (2005)
Niue NA
Norfolk Island NA
Northern Mariana Islands 1 sq km (2011)
Norway 1,149 sq km (2007)
Oman 588.5 sq km (2004)
Pakistan 199,900 sq km (2008)
Palau NA
Panama 346.2 sq km (2003)
Papua New Guinea 0 sq km (2003)
Paracel Islands 0 sq km (2011)
Paraguay 670 sq km (2003)
Peru 11,960 sq km (2003)
Philippines 18,790 sq km (2006)
Pitcairn Islands NA
Poland 1,157 sq km (2007)
Portugal 5,837 sq km (2007)
Puerto Rico 220.4 sq km (2005)
Qatar 129.4 sq km (2003)
Romania 6,153 sq km (2007)
Russia 43,460 sq km (2008)
Rwanda 96.25 sq km (2007)
Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha NA
Saint Kitts and Nevis 0.18 sq km (2003)
Saint Lucia 30 sq km (2007)
Saint Pierre and Miquelon NA
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 10 sq km (2003)
Samoa NA
San Marino NA
Sao Tome and Principe 97 sq km (2003)
Saudi Arabia 16,200 sq km (2004)
Senegal 1,197 sq km (2003)
Serbia 919.6 sq km (2011)
Seychelles 2.6 sq km (2003)
Sierra Leone 293.6 sq km (2003)
Singapore NA
Sint Maarten NA
Slovakia 1,720 sq km (2007)
Slovenia 76.04 sq km (2010)
Solomon Islands NA
Somalia 2,000 sq km (2003)
South Africa 16,700 sq km (2012)
South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands 0 sq km (2011)
Spain 34,700 sq km (2011)
Spratly Islands 5,700 sq km (2006)
Sri Lanka 5,700 sq km (2003)
Sudan 18,900 sq km (2010)
Suriname 511.8 sq km (2003)
Svalbard NA
Swaziland 498.5 sq km (2003)
Sweden 1,597 sq km (2007)
Switzerland 550 sq km (2007)
Syria 13,410 sq km (2010)
Taiwan NA
Tajikistan 7,421 sq km (2009)
Tanzania 1,843 sq km (2003)
Thailand 64,150 sq km (2007)
Timor-Leste 346.5 sq km (2003)
Togo 73 sq km (2003)
Tokelau NA
Tonga NA
Trinidad and Tobago 36 sq km (2003)
Tunisia 3,970 sq km (2003)
Turkey 53,400 sq km (2012)
Turkmenistan 19,910 sq km (2006)
Turks and Caicos Islands NA
Tuvalu NA
Uganda 144.2 sq km (2010)
Ukraine 21,750 sq km (2010)
United Arab Emirates 920 sq km (2010)
United Kingdom 2,280 sq km (2005)
United States 266,440 sq km (2007)
Uruguay 1,810 sq km (2003)
Uzbekistan 41,980 sq km (2005)
Vanuatu NA
Venezuela 10,550 sq km (2008)
Vietnam 45,850 sq km (2005)
Virgin Islands 1 sq km (2011)
Wake Island 0 sq km (2011)
Wallis and Futuna NA
West Bank 240 sq km; note - includes Gaza Strip (2003)
Western Sahara NA
World 3,096,621.45 sq km (2011 est.)
Yemen 6,801 sq km (2004)
Zambia 1,559 sq km (2003)
Zimbabwe 1,735 sq km (2003)