South Africa Food & Agriculture

Undernourished in South Africa

See also: Undernourished by Country

How many are undernourished?
3,500,000 people
6.06% of the total population of South Africa of 57,792,518 in 2018
Global Rank: 35th | Share of Global Undernourished: 0.4003%
Global undernourished
874,450,000 people in the world
11.46% of the total World Population of 7,631,091,040 in 2018

Obesity in South Africa

See also: Obesity by Country

How many are obese?
9,787,432 people
27.00% of the adult (18 years and older) population of South Africa in 2016

Forest in South Africa

See also: Forest by Country

Forest AREA
9,241,000 hectares
Global Rank: 57th
South Africa Share of World Forests: 0.22%
World Forests Area: 4,203,923,600 ha

Cropland in South Africa

See also: Cropland by Country

Cropland AREA
12,413,000 hectares
Global Rank: 27th
South Africa Share of Global Croplands: 0.7%
Global Croplands: 1,697,033,870 ha

Pesticide Use in South Africa

See also: Pesticide Use by Country

Pesticide USE
26,857.00 tons
Global Rank: 20th
PESTICIDES Per hectare
2.2 Kg/Ha
Global Rank: 68th

See also


Useful Resources

  • Croplands - Map showing individual farm fields at any location in the world. High resolution of 30 meters and 0.09 hectares per pixel.
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