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Wheat Data
Indicator (Source) Value Year
Total Land (FAO) 7,682,300 km2 2012
Arable Land (FAO) 47,113,000 ha 2012
Wheat area (FAO) 12,613,000 ha 2014
Wheat area (USDA) 13,800,000 ha 2015
Wheat yield (FAO) t/ha 2014
Wheat yield (USDA) 2 t/ha 2015
Wheat production (FAO) 25,303,000 t 2014
Wheat production (USDA) 26,000,000 t 2015
Wheat total domestic consumption (USDA) 7,425,000 t 2015
Wheat domestic supply (FAO) 5,957,550 t 2011
Wheat imports (FAO) 1,485 t 2012
Wheat imports (USDA) 150,000 t 2015
Wheat exports (FAO) 23,535,900 t 2012
Wheat exports (USDA) 18,000,000 t 2015
Wheat seed production (FAO) 460,000 t 2013
Wheat Data
Indicator (Source) Value Year
Food supply - TOTAL
kcal/capita/year (FAO)
3,265 2011
Food supply - CEREALS
kcal/capita/year (FAO)
708 2011
Percentage of total daily calories
from cereals (FAO)
22 % 2011
Food supply - WHEAT
kcal/capita/year (FAO)
552 2011
Percentage of total daily calories
from wheat (FAO)
17 % 2011
Total supply wheat (USDA) 30,423,000 t 2015
Beginning stocks (USDA) 4,273,000 t 2015
Ending stocks (USDA) 4,998,000 t 2015
Feed domestic consumption (USDA) 4,000,000 t 2015
Food, seed & industrial consumption (USDA) 3,425,000 t 2015
Demographic Data
Indicator - year (Source) Year Value %
Total population - (FAO) 2023 26,334,000 100%
Total population projection - (FAO) 2020 25,440,000 96%
Total population projection - (FAO) 2050 33,735,000 128%
Urban population - (FAO) 2023 23,884,000 100%
Urban population projection - (FAO) 2020 22,993,000 96%
Urban population projection - (FAO) 2050 31,334,000 131%
Rural Population - (FAO) 2023 2,451,000 100%
Rural Population projection - (FAO) 2020 2,447,000 99%
Rural Population projection - (FAO) 2050 2,401,000 97%
Agricultural population - (FAO) 2020 452,000 100%
Agricultural population projection - (FAO) 2020 452,000 100 %
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Human Development Index (UNDP) 2011 0.929
Literacy rate, adult total (WB)
(percentage of people ages 15 and above)
AUS 2,013
Life expectancy at birth, total (WB)
(years)
AUS 2,013
Demographic Data
Indicator - year (Source) Value Year
Population bellow US$ 1.25 - AUS (WB) 2013 %
Multidimensional Poverty Index (UNDP) --- ---
Unemployment total (WB)
(percentage)
2,013 AUS
GDP per capita (WB) (US$) 2,013 AUS
GDP growth annual (WB) (percentage) 2,013 AUS
Agriculture, value added (WB)
(percentage of GDP)
2,013 AUS
Fertilizer consumption (WB)
(% of fertilizer production)
2,013 AUS
Fertilizer consumption (WB)
(kilograms per hectare of arable land)
2,013 AUS
Nº of tractors
per 100 sq. km of arable land (WB)
2,013 AUS
Mobile cellular subscriptions
per 100 people (WB)
2,013 AUS
Internet users per 100 people (WB)

External Links

FAO Country Brief http://www.fao.org/countryprofiles/index/en/?iso3=AUS
World Bank - country brief http://data.worldbank.org/country/australia
Index Mundi - country brief http://www.indexmundi.com/australia/

Source

FAO: Last update on August 15, 2015.
USDA: Last update on August 15, 2015.
UNDP: Last update on February 22, 2013.
WB: Instant updates via API.