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Datasheet

Sierra Leone

Summary

  • Last modified:
  • 22 September 2009
    Sierra Leone
  • General data
  • Region: West Africa
  • Area (km2): 720,000
  • Climates: Tropical
  • Capital: Freetown
  • Selected Statistics, World Bank (2007)
  • Population, total: 5,848,320
  • GNI per capita, Atlas method: US$260
  • GNI, Atlas method: US$1,536,700,928
  • GDP: US$1,663,516,672
  • Agriculture, value added: US$706,990,080
  • Location map

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The table lists the species recorded in the Compendium for this region (from the full species datasheets). It includes species that are invasive in this region, those for which there is no data on invasive status, and also species that are not invasive in the region but are reported as invasive elsewhere. This summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the distribution record. For further information, please follow the link to the datasheet.

DomainKingdomPhylumSpeciesDistributionOriginInvasiveReferences
BacteriaProteobacteriaRalstonia solanacearum (bacterial wilt of potato)PresentEPPO, 2014; CABI/EPPO, 1999
BacteriaProteobacteriaRalstonia solanacearum race 1 (bacterial wilt of solanaceous crops)PresentCABI & EPPO, 1999
BacteriaProteobacteriaRalstonia solanacearum race 2 (moko disease)Absent, unreliable recordCABI & EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014
EukaryotaChromistaBacillariophytaDidymosphenia geminata (didymo)PresentCarter & Denny, 1982
EukaryotaChromistaOomycotaPlasmopara viticola (grapevine downy mildew)PresentCMI, 1988
EukaryotaFungiAscomycotaFusarium oxysporum f.sp. cubense (Panama disease of banana)PresentIntroducedYesEPPO, 2014; CABI/EPPO, 2015
EukaryotaFungiAscomycotaGuignardia citricarpa (citrus black spot)Absent, confirmed by surveyEPPO, 2014
EukaryotaFungiAscomycotaPseudocercospora angolensis (leaf spot of Citrus spp.)PresentEPPO, 2012; Harling et al., 2010; EPPO, 2014
EukaryotaFungiBasidiomycotaPhakopsora pachyrhizi (soyabean rust)PresentOno et al., 1992; EPPO, 2014; CABI/EPPO, 2015
EukaryotaFungiBasidiomycotaPhellinus noxius (brown tea root disease)PresentCABI & EPPO, 1997
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaAphis craccivora (groundnut aphid)PresentCIE, 1983
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaAphis gossypii (cotton aphid)PresentUK CAB International, 1968
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaAspidiotus destructor (coconut scale)PresentCIE, 1966
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaBactrocera dorsalis (Oriental fruit fly)PresentIntroducedVayssières et al., 2008; CABI/EPPO, 2008; EPPO, 2014
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaBemisia tabaci (tobacco whitefly)PresentCAB European, 1998; EPPO, 2014
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaCallosobruchus chinensis (Chinese bruchid)PresentTaylor, 1978
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaCallosobruchus maculatus (cowpea weevil)WidespreadTaylor, 1978
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaCeratitis capitata (Mediterranean fruit fly)PresentNativeEPPO, 2014; CABI/EPPO, 2015
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaCeratitis cosyra (mango fruit fly)Restricted distributionde Meyer, 1998; CABI & EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaChrysodeixis chalcites (golden twin-spot moth)PresentNativeCIE, 1977
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaChrysomphalus dictyospermi (dictyospermum scale)PresentCIE, 1969
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaCoptotermes sjostedtiPresentNativeHarris, 1966
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaCryptotermes brevis (powderpost termite)PresentIntroducedYesCoaton, 1948
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaCulex quinquefasciatus (southern house mosquito)WidespreadYesHamon et al., 1967
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaDacus ciliatus (lesser pumpkin fly)Absent, unreliable recordEPPO, 2014; CABI/EPPO, 2002; White & Elson-Harris, 1994
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaDinoderus minutus (bamboo borer)PresentNHM, 1915
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaDysmicoccus brevipes (pineapple mealybug)PresentBen-Dov, 1994; CIE, 1972
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaFerrisia virgata (striped mealybug)PresentCIE, 1966
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaHelicoverpa armigera (cotton bollworm)PresentIIE, 1993; EPPO, 2014
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaHeliothrips haemorrhoidalis (black tea thrips)PresentCIE, 1961; Pitkin & Mound, 1973
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaHemiberlesia lataniae (latania scale)PresentCIE, 1976
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaHypothenemus hampei (coffee berry borer)PresentTaylor, 1973; CABI/EPPO, 2005; EPPO, 2014
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaInsignorthezia insignis (greenhouse orthezia)PresentNHM collection
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaMononychellus tanajoa (cassava green mite)WidespreadYaninek, 1988; James, 1988
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaMyzus persicae (green peach aphid)PresentCIE, 1979
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaNezara viridula (green stink bug)PresentCABI/EPPO, 1998
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaOrseolia oryzivora (African rice gall midge)PresentHarris & Gagné, 1982; Taylor et al., 1995
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaParatrechina longicornis (crazy ant)PresentISSG, 2011
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaPectinophora gossypiella (pink bollworm)PresentIIE, 1990; EPPO, 2014
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaPheidole megacephala (big-headed ant)PresentNativeYesWheeler, 1922
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaPhenacoccus manihoti (cassava mealybug)PresentIntroducedYesJames, 1987; James & Fofanah, 1992; Zeddies et al., 2001; EPPO, 2014
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaPlanococcus citri (citrus mealybug)PresentCABI/EPPO, 1999
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaPlanococcus kenyae (coffee mealybug)PresentEntwistle, 1972; CABI/EPPO, 2001; EPPO, 2014
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaRastrococcus invadens (fruit tree mealybug)PresentEPPO, 2014; British Museum (Natural History) collection, 1991; CABI/EPPO, 1998
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaSpodoptera exempta (black armyworm)WidespreadHaggis, 1984; UK CAB International, 1972; Rose et al., 1996; EPPO, 2014
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaSpodoptera littoralis (cotton leafworm)PresentCIE, 1967; EPPO, 2014
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaTapinoma melanocephalum (ghost ant)PresentIntroducedWetterer, 2009
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaTetranychus urticae (two-spotted spider mite)PresentIIE, 1996
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaThaumatotibia leucotreta (false codling moth)PresentEPPO, 2014; CABI/EPPO, 2002
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaToxoptera citricida (black citrus aphid)PresentCABI/EPPO, 1998; EPPO, 2014
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaTrialeurodes ricini (castor bean whitefly)PresentNativeMartin et al., 2000; Corbett, 1935; EPPO, 2014
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaTrogoderma granarium (khapra beetle)Absent, formerly presentBanks &, 1977; EPPO, 2014
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaUnaspis citri (citrus snow scale)PresentCIE, 1962; EPPO, 2014
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaXyleborus perforans (island pinhole borer)PresentIntroducedYesWood Bright, 1992
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaXylosandrus compactus (shot-hole borer)PresentIntroducedYesCABI/EPPO &, 1997; EPPO, 2013
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaXylosandrus crassiusculus (Asian ambrosia beetle)PresentIntroducedWood Bright, 1992; CABI/EPPO, 2009; EPPO, 2014
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataAlopochen aegyptiaca (Egyptian goose)PresentNativeBirdLife International, 2009
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataClarias gariepinusPresentNativeTeugels, 1986
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataLates niloticus (Nile perch)PresentNativeFroese & Pauly, 2009
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataOreochromis niloticus (Nile tilapia)PresentNativeFroese & Pauly, 2004; Bartley, 2006
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataSchilbe mystus (African butter catfish)PresentNativePaugy et al., 1994
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataThreskiornis aethiopicus (sacred ibis)PresentNativeHoyo et al., 1992
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataTilapia zillii (redbelly tilapia)PresentNativeKamara, 1977; Froese & Pauly, 2004
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataTyto alba (Barn owl)PresentNativeBruce, 1999
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataVaranus niloticus (Nile monitor)PresentNativeBayless, 2002
EukaryotaMetazoaNematodaAphelenchoides besseyi (rice leaf nematode)PresentHooper & Merny, 1966; CABI/EPPO, 2000; EPPO, 2014
EukaryotaMetazoaNematodaGlobodera rostochiensis (yellow potato cyst nematode)PresentIntroducedYesCABI/EPPO, 2011; EPPO, 2014
EukaryotaPlantaePteridophytaAzolla pinnata (mosquito fern)Restricted distributionNativeDyer et al., 1963
EukaryotaPlantaePteridophytaChristella dentata (soft fern)PresentNativeGBIF, 2012
EukaryotaPlantaePteridophytaLygodium microphyllum (old world climbing fern)PresentNativeUSDA-ARS, 2015
EukaryotaPlantaePteridophytaPteridium aquilinum (bracken)PresentNativeMissouri Botanical Garden, 2003
EukaryotaPlantaeRhodophytaAcanthophora spiciferaPresentNativeLawson & John, 1987; John et al., 2004; John et al., 2003
EukaryotaPlantaeRhodophytaHypnea musciformisPresentNativeJohn et al., 2004; John et al., 2003
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAcacia auriculiformis (northern black wattle)PresentIntroduced
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAcacia crassicarpa (northern wattle)Present
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAcanthospermum hispidum (bristly starbur)PresentIntroducedYesAdams, 1963
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAchyranthes aspera (devil's horsewhip)PresentNativeUSDA-ARS, 2003
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAcmella uliginosa (marsh para cress)PresentNativeUSDA-ARS, 2014
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAdenanthera pavonina (red-bead tree)PresentIntroducedILDIS, 2002
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAgeratum conyzoides (billy goat weed)PresentIntroducedAdams, 1963
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAlbizia lebbeck (Indian siris)PresentIntroduced
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAlectra vogelii (yellow witchweed)Present, few occurrencesNativeVisser, 1978
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAlysicarpus vaginalis (alyce clover)PresentNativeUSDA-ARS, 2014
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAmaranthus dubius (leafy amaranth)PresentIntroducedGrubben, 2004
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAmaranthus hybridus (smooth pigweed)PresentHutchinson et al., 1954
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAmaranthus viridis (slender amaranth)Present
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAnnona glabra (pond apple)PresentNativeUSDA-ARS, 2008
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaArthraxon hispidus (small carpetgrass)PresentNativeHutchinson et al., 1972
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaArtocarpus altilis (breadfruit)Present
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAsystasia gangetica (chinese violet)PresentNativeUSDA-ARS, 2012
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAxonopus fissifoliusPresentIntroducedHutchinson et al., 1972
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAzadirachta indica (neem tree)PresentIntroducedWorld Agroforestry Centre, 2002
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBambusa vulgaris (common bamboo)PresentIntroducedClayton et al., 2014
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBauhinia monandra (Napoleon's plume)PresentIntroducedILDIS, 2014
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBauhinia purpurea (purple bauhinia)PresentIntroducedPROTA, 2015
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBauhinia variegata (mountain ebony)PresentIntroducedILDIS, 2014
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBoerhavia coccinea (scarlet spiderling)PresentIntroducedWhitehouse, 1996; USDA-ARS, 2016
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBoerhavia diffusa (red spiderling)PresentHutchinson & Dalziel, 1954
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBorreria latifolia (broadleaf buttonweed)PresentVerdcourt, 1976
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCaesalpinia decapetala (Mysore thorn)PresentIntroducedILDIS, 2002
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCaesalpinia pulcherrima (peacock flower)PresentIntroducedILDIS, 2014
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCalopogonium mucunoides (calopo)PresentIntroducedILDIS, 2012
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCalotropis procera (apple of sodom)PresentNativeYesUSDA-ARS, 2003
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCardiospermum grandiflorum (balloon vine)PresentEPPO, 2014; USDA-ARS, 2015
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCardiospermum halicacabum (balloon vine)PresentUSDA-ARS, 2015
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCassia grandis (pink shower)PresentIntroducedILDIS, 2014
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCassia javanica (pink shower)PresentIntroducedILDIS, 2014
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCassytha filiformis (love-vine)PresentNativeUSDA-ARS, 2014
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCasuarina equisetifolia (casuarina)PresentIntroducedWorld Agroforestry Centre, 2002
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCatharanthus roseus (Madagascar periwinkle)PresentIntroducedGovaerts, 2015
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCenchrus ciliaris (Buffel grass)PresentNativeGBIF, 2012
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCentella asiatica (Asiatic pennywort)PresentNativeUSDA-ARS, 2014
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCeratophyllum demersum (coontail)PresentKeay, 1954
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCinnamomum camphora (camphor laurel)PresentIntroducedDewey, 1897
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCleome rutidosperma (fringed spiderflower)PresentNativeBerhaut, 1974
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaClerodendrum thomsoniae (bleeding glory bower)PresentNativeUSDA-ARS, 2014
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCocos nucifera (coconut)PresentIntroducedOrwa et al., 2009
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaColocasia esculenta (taro)PresentIntroducedSafo-Kantaka, 2004
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCombretum indicum (Rangoon creeper)PresentNativeUSDA-ARS, 2015
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCommelina benghalensis (wandering jew)PresentBrenan, 1968
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCommelina diffusa (spreading dayflower)PresentBrenan, 1968
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaConyza sumatrensis (tall fleabane)PresentIntroducedAdams, 1963
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCopaifera officinalis (copaiba balsam)PresentIntroducedILDIS, 2014
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCrassocephalum crepidioides (redflower ragleaf)PresentNativeUSDA-ARS, 2012; Adams, 1963
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCrotalaria retusa (rattleweed)PresentILDIS, 2013
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCyanthillium cinereum (little ironweed)PresentNativeUSDA-ARS, 2013
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCynodon dactylon (Bermuda grass)PresentHopper, 1972
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCyperus compressus (annual sedge)PresentHooper & Napper, 1972
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCyperus difformis (small-flowered nutsedge)PresentNativeClayton, 1972; Govaerts, 2014
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCyperus esculentus (yellow nutsedge)PresentGovaerts, 2014
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCyperus rotundus (purple nutsedge)PresentHutchinson et al., 1972; Govaerts, 2014
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDalbergia sissooPresentIntroducedILDIS, 2007
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDelonix regia (flamboyant)PresentCABI, 2005
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDesmodium incanum (creeping beggerweed)PresentIntroducedILDIS, 2013
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDichrostachys cinerea (sickle bush)PresentIntroducedWorld Agroforestry Centre, 2005
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDigitaria ciliaris (southern crabgrass)PresentHepper, 1972; Clayton et al., 2014
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDigitaria longiflora (false couch grass)PresentNativeUSDA-ARS, 2003
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDioscorea bulbifera (air potato)PresentNativeGovaerts, 2012
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDrymaria cordata (tropical chickweed)PresentIntroducedHutchinson & Dalziel, 1954; USDA-ARS, 2014
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEchinochloa colona (junglerice)PresentHutchinson & Dalziel, 1972
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEchinochloa pyramidalisPresentNativeHutchinson et al., 1972
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEichhornia crassipes (water hyacinth)PresentEPPO, 2014
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaElaeis guineensis (African oil palm)PresentFAO, 2009; Duke, 1983
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaElephantopus mollis (elephant's foot)PresentIntroducedUSDA-ARS, 2013
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEleusine indica (goose grass)PresentNativeHepper, 1972
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEmilia sonchifolia (red tasselflower)PresentAdams, 1963
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEucalyptus camaldulensis (red gum)PresentIntroduced
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEugenia uniflora (Surinam cherry)PresentIntroducedGBIF, 2013
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEuphorbia hirta (garden spurge)PresentHutchinson & Dalziel, 1958
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEuphorbia hypericifolia (graceful spurge)PresentIntroducedHutchinson & Daliziel, 1958
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaFimbristylis dichotoma (tall fringe rush)PresentHutchinson & Dalziel, 1972
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaFlacourtia indica (governor's plum)PresentNativeOrwa et al., 2009
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaGliricidia sepium (mother of cocoa)PresentIntroducedILDIS, 2002; WAC, 2005
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaHaematoxylum campechianum (logwood)PresentIntroducedPROTA, 2012
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaHeliotropium indicum (Indian heliotrope)PresentHeine, 1963
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaHeterotis rotundifolia (pink lady)PresentNativeUSDA-ARS, 2013
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaHyparrhenia rufa (Jaragua grass)PresentNativeClayton et al., 2014
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaIndigofera hirsuta (hairy indigo)PresentNativeUSDA-ARS, 2013
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaIndigofera suffruticosa (Anil indigo)PresentIntroducedHutchinson et al., 1958
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaIndigofera trita (Asian indigo)PresentNativeILDIS, 2014
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaIpomoea ochracea (fence morning-glory)PresentNativeUSDA-ARS, 2014
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaIschaemum rugosum (saramollagrass)PresentHutchinson & Dalziel, 1972; Clayton et al., 2015
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaJasminum fluminense (Brazilian jasmine)PresentNativeGovaerts, 2012
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaJatropha curcas (jatropha)PresentIntroducedCaius, 1986
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLemna perpusilla (duckweed)PresentHepper, 1968
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLeonotis nepetifolia (Christmas candlestick)PresentRoux, 2003; Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, 2015
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLeucaena diversifoliaPresentIntroducedWorld Agroforestry Centre, 2002
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLeucaena leucocephala (leucaena)PresentIntroducedILDIS, 2007
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLindernia crustacea (Malaysian false pimpernel)PresentHepper, 1963
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLudwigia hyssopifolia (water primrose)PresentNativeUSDA-ARS, 2012
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLudwigia octovalvis (primrose willow)PresentRaven, 1963
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMangifera indica (mango)PresentIntroducedOrwa et al., 2009
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMegathyrsus maximus (Guinea grass)PresentNativeClayton, 1972
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMelaleuca quinquenervia (paperbark tree)PresentIntroducedCABI, 2005
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMelinis minutiflora (molasses grass)PresentNativeUSDA-ARS, 2003
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMerremia umbellata (hogvine)PresentHeine, 1963
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMimosa pigra (catclaw mimosa)PresentIntroducedHutchinson & Dalziel, 1958
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMimosa pudica (sensitive plant)PresentIntroduced
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMomordica charantia (bitter gourd)PresentNativeUSDA-ARS, 2014
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMucuna pruriens (velvet bean)PresentNativeUSDA-ARS, 2014; ILDIS, 2014
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMurdannia nudiflora (doveweed)PresentIntroducedBrennan, 1968
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMyroxylon balsamum (Peru balsam)PresentIntroducedILDIS, 2015
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaNelsonia canescens (blue pussyleaf)PresentNativeUSDA-ARS, 2014
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaNeonotonia wightii (perennial soybean)PresentNativeUSDA-ARS, 2015
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaOeceoclades maculata (monk orchid)PresentNativeGaray & Taylor, 1976
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaOpuntia monacantha (common prickly pear)PresentIntroducedGBIF, 2013
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaOryza barthiiPresentNativeGBIF, 2013
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaOryza longistaminata (perennial wild rice)PresentHepper, 1972
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPanicum repens (torpedo grass)PresentNativeHepper & ed., 1972
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaParkinsonia aculeata (Mexican palo-verde)PresentIntroduced
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPaspalum conjugatum (sour paspalum)PresentHepper, 1972
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPaspalum scrobiculatum (ricegrass paspalum)PresentNativeUSDA-ARS, 2003
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPaspalum vaginatum (seashore paspalum)PresentNativeUSDA-ARS, 2016
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPassiflora foetida (red fruit passion flower)PresentHolm et al., 1991
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPennisetum polystachion (mission grass)PresentNativeHolm et al., 1977
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPennisetum purpureum (elephant grass)PresentNativeClayton et al., 2013
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPhaseolus lunatus (lima bean)PresentIntroducedILDIS, 2014
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPhysalis angulata (cutleaf groundcherry)PresentIntroducedMairura, 2008
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPhysalis peruviana (Cape gooseberry)PresentIntroducedUSDA-ARS, 2012
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPimenta dioica (allspice)PresentFAO, 2009
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPinus caribaea (Caribbean pine)PresentIntroducedSoerianegara & Lemmens, 1993
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPinus oocarpa (ocote pine)Present
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPistia stratiotes (water lettuce)PresentHepper, 1968
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPithecellobium dulce (Manila tamarind)PresentIntroduced
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPortulaca oleracea (purslane)PresentHutchinson & Dalziel, 1954
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPueraria montana var. lobata (kudzu)PresentIntroducedHepper, 1958; ILDIS, 2007; EPPO, 2014
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPueraria phaseoloides (tropical kudzu)PresentHepper, 1958
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaRhamphicarpa fistulosaPresentHansen, 1975
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaRhizophora mangle (red mangrove)PresentNative
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaRottboellia cochinchinensis (itch grass)PresentAlghali & Domingo, 1982; USDA-ARS, 2008
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSacciolepis indica (glen woodgrass)PresentIntroducedGhana Herbarium, 2012
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSamanea saman (rain tree)PresentIntroducedAmara & Mansaray, 1989; ILDIS, 2002
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSenna bacillaris (whitebark senna)PresentIntroducedILDIS, 2014
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSenna multijuga (November shower)PresentIntroducedILDIS, 2014
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSenna obtusifolia (sicklepod)PresentHutchinson & Dalziel, 1958
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSenna occidentalis (coffee senna)PresentIntroducedHutchinson et al., 1958
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSenna septemtrionalis (smooth senna)PresentIntroducedILDIS, 2014
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSenna siamea (yellow cassia)PresentIntroducedILDIS, 2007
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSesbania sesban (sesban)PresentNativeUSDA-ARS, 2014; ILDIS, 2014
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSida acuta (sida)PresentIntroducedUSDA-ARS, 2013
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSolanum torvum (turkey berry)PresentHeine, 1963
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSpathodea campanulata (African tulip tree)PresentNativeUSDA-ARS, 2008
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSpermacoce verticillata (shrubby false buttonwood)PresentIntroducedHutchinson & Dalziel, 1963
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSphagneticola trilobata (wedelia)PresentIntroducedUSDA-ARS, 2013
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSphenoclea zeylanica (wedgewort)PresentHepper, 1963
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaStachytarpheta cayennensis (blue snakeweed)PresentIntroducedUSDA-ARS, 2015
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaStenotaphrum secundatum (buffalo grass)PresentNativeUSDA-ARS, 2013
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaStriga asiatica (witch weed)PresentNativeMohamed et al., 2001; Hutchinson & Dalziel, 1963; EPPO, 2014
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaStriga gesnerioides (cowpea witchweed)PresentGRIN, 2000
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSynedrella nodiflora (synedrella)PresentAdams, 1963
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSyzygium jambos (rose apple)PresentIntroducedBurkill, 1997
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTephrosia candida (white tephrosia)PresentIntroducedILDIS, 2013
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaThunbergia alata (black eyed Susan)PresentNativeUSDA-ARS, 2014
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTridax procumbens (coat buttons)PresentHutchinson et al., 1963
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTriphasia trifolia (limeberry)PresentIntroducedBurkill, 1994
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTurnera ulmifolia (West Indian holly)PresentIntroducedPROTA, 2014
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaUrena lobata (caesar weed)PresentHarris & Bindi, 1983; Holm et al., 1979; USDA-ARS, 2012
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaUrochloa mutica (para grass)PresentNativeClayton et al., 2014
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaUtricularia gibbaPresentNativeGBIF, 2012
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaZiziphus mauritiana (jujube)PresentIntroducedWorld Agroforestry Centre, 2002
EukaryotaPlantaeStreptophytaCampylopus introflexusAbsent, invalid recordO'Shea, 1999; Schultze-Motel, 1975
VirusCassava mosaic disease (African cassava mosaic)WidespreadCABI & EPPO, 1998
VirusCowpea aphid-borne mosaic virusWidespreadHuguenot et al., 1996; CABI/EPPO, 2010
VirusMaize streak virus (streak disease of maize)PresentAnon., 1983; CABI & EPPO, 1997; EPPO, 2014
VirusRice yellow mottle virusPresentRaymundo & Buddenhagen, 1976; Raymundo et al., 1979; CABI/EPPO, 2010; EPPO, 2014
VirusSugarcane mosaic virus (mosaic of abaca)PresentISSCT, 1989; EPPO, 2014

List of Species CSV Output

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Basic datasheets include data mined from various sources (including the CAB Abstracts database and selected invasive species databases). Further confirmation of distribution status should be sought before use.

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List of Animal Diseases

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The table lists the animal diseases recorded in the Compendium for this region (from the full disease datasheets). For further information, please follow the link to the datasheet.

DiseaseDistributionOriginInvasiveReferences
African swine feverPresentOIE, 2012
anthraxPresentOIE, 2012
avian influenzaDisease not reportedOIE, 2012
brucellosis (Brucella abortus)PresentAU-IBAR, 2011
contagious caprine pleuropneumoniaPresentOIE, 2012
foot-and-mouth disease in ruminantsLast reported 1958OIE, 2012; Kitching, 1998
leishmaniosisDisease not reportedOIE, 2012
leptospirosisDisease not reportedOIE, 2012
peste des petits ruminantsPresentOIE, 2012
Rift Valley feverDisease not reportedOIE, 2012
rinderpestLast reported 1958OIE, 2012
trypanosomosisPresentAU-IBAR, 2011

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Basic datasheets include data mined from various sources (including the CAB Abstracts database). Further confirmation of distribution status should be sought before use.

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Agricultural Production

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2011-2007 | 2006-2002
crop20112010200920082007
Broad beans, horse beans, dryArea Harvested1392Im1500F 1400F 1300F 1200F
Broad beans, horse beans, dryProduction Quantity1203Im1800F 1680F 1560F 1440F
Broad beans, horse beans, drySeed41.76Fc41.76Fc45Fc42Fc39Fc
Broad beans, horse beans, dryYield8642.24Fc12000Fc12000Fc12000Fc12000Fc
CassavaArea Harvested88779Im84075Im78000F 76000F 74000F
CassavaProduction Quantity512912Im434739Im390000F 380000P 370000F
CassavaYield57774Fc51708.5Fc50000Fc50000Fc50000Fc
Cereals (Rice Milled Eqv + (Total)Area Harvested717576A 652342A 594315A 562717A 508556A
Cereals (Rice Milled Eqv + (Total)Production Quantity838643A 811341A 689712A 533196A 460447A
Cereals (Rice Milled Eqv + (Total)Seed63412.1A 63412.1A 57647.4A 52445A 49892.8A
Cereals (Rice Milled Eqv + (Total)Yield11687.2Fc12437.4Fc11605.2Fc9475.38Fc9054Fc
Cereals, nesArea Harvested11220Im10200F 10550Im10000F 8000P
Cereals, nesProduction Quantity8474Im8160F 10438Im8000F 6400F
Cereals, nesSeed336.6Fc336.6Fc306Fc316.5Fc300Fc
Cereals, nesYield7552.58Fc8000Fc9893.84Fc8000Fc8000Fc
Cereals,Total + (Total)Area Harvested717576A 652342A 594315A 562717A 508556A
Cereals,Total + (Total)Production Quantity1197620A 1153220A 985555A 759668A 656252A
Cereals,Total + (Total)Seed63412.1A 63412.1A 57647.4A 52445A 49892.8A
Cereals,Total + (Total)Yield16689.8Fc17678.2Fc16583Fc13500Fc12904.2Fc
Chillies and peppers, dryArea Harvested924Im1225Im1500F 1300F 1200F
Chillies and peppers, dryProduction Quantity4789Im3671Im3450F 3000F 2700F
Chillies and peppers, dryYield51829Fc29967.3Fc23000Fc23076.9Fc22500Fc
Citrus fruit, nesArea Harvested17778Im17322Im17000F 16500F 16400F
Citrus fruit, nesProduction Quantity101253Im99182Im98000F 95000F 94000F
Citrus fruit, nesYield56954.1Fc57257.8Fc57647.1Fc57575.8Fc57317.1Fc
Citrus Fruit,Total + (Total)Area Harvested17778A 17322A 17000A 16500A 16400A
Citrus Fruit,Total + (Total)Production Quantity101253A 99182A 98000A 95000A 94000A
Citrus Fruit,Total + (Total)Yield56954.1Fc57257.8Fc57647.1Fc57575.8Fc57317.1Fc
Coarse Grain, Total + (Total)Area Harvested113652A 103320A 95204A 87125A 76200A
Coarse Grain, Total + (Total)Production Quantity119610A 126552A 97138A 79571A 68248A
Coarse Grain, Total + (Total)Seed3019.72A 3019.72A 2745.2A 2533.94A 2333.59A
Coarse Grain, Total + (Total)Yield10524.2Fc12248.5Fc10203.1Fc9132.97Fc8956.43Fc
Cocoa beansArea Harvested45260Im39000F 28000F 29000F 38000F
Cocoa beansProduction Quantity15217Im14000* 10000* 10500* 14000F
Cocoa beansYield3362.13Fc3589.74Fc3571.43Fc3620.69Fc3684.21Fc
CoconutsArea Harvested4235Im3850Im3500F 3350F 3200F
CoconutsProduction Quantity4152Im3954Im3400F 3250F 3100F
CoconutsYield9804.01Fc10270.1Fc9714.29Fc9701.49Fc9687.5Fc
Coffee, greenArea Harvested13878Im11744Im12500F 12200F 12200F
Coffee, greenProduction Quantity33478Im30800Im22000F 21200F 21000F
Coffee, greenYield24123.1Fc26226.2Fc17600Fc17377Fc17213.1Fc
Fibre Crops NesProduction Quantity8999Im7812Im6656Im8600F 8500F
Fibre Crops Primary + (Total)Production Quantity8999A 7812A 6656A 8600A 8500A
Fruit excl Melons,Total + (Total)Area Harvested47377A 46162A 45300A 44300A 44100A
Fruit excl Melons,Total + (Total)Production Quantity245175A 232540A 232935A 225000A 221600A
Fruit excl Melons,Total + (Total)Yield51749.8Fc50374.8Fc51420.5Fc50790.1Fc50249.4Fc
Fruit Fresh NesArea Harvested15896Im15488Im15200F 15000F 15000F
Fruit Fresh NesProduction Quantity81002Im74889Im77000F 76000F 75000F
Fruit Fresh NesYield50957.5Fc48352.9Fc50657.9Fc50666.7Fc50000Fc
Groundnuts, with shellArea Harvested1210851100771000708701784482
Groundnuts, with shellProduction Quantity8553081457700495972057448
Groundnuts, with shellSeed8475.95Fc8475.95Fc7705.39Fc7004.9Fc6091.19Fc
Groundnuts, with shellYield7063.63Fc7400Fc7000Fc6863.03Fc6800.03Fc
KolanutsArea Harvested24459Im23963Im24000F 23500F 23000F
KolanutsProduction Quantity8645Im7257Im7000F 6800F 6700F
KolanutsYield3534.49Fc3028.42Fc2916.67Fc2893.62Fc2913.04Fc
MaizeArea Harvested3898435440322182801627200
MaizeProduction Quantity4155351388296412353322848
MaizeSeed779.68Fc779.68Fc708.8Fc644.36Fc560.32Fc
MaizeYield10659Fc14500Fc9200.14Fc8399.84Fc8400Fc
Mangoes, mangosteens, guavasArea Harvested5961Im5808Im5700F 5600F 5500F
Mangoes, mangosteens, guavasProduction Quantity21972Im18310Im17935Im15000F 14600F
Mangoes, mangosteens, guavasYield36859.6Fc31525.5Fc31464.9Fc26785.7Fc26545.5Fc
MilletArea Harvested32670Im29700Im27000F 25000P 19000P
MilletProduction Quantity32926Im31706Im27000F 25000F 19000F
MilletSeed980.1Fc980.1Fc891Fc810Fc750Fc
MilletYield10078.4Fc10675.4Fc10000Fc10000Fc10000Fc
Oil palm fruitArea Harvested26500F 26500F 26000F 25000F 24000F
Oil palm fruitProduction Quantity212000F 212000F 209000F 201000F 196000F
Oil palm fruitYield80000Fc80000Fc80384.6Fc80400Fc81666.7Fc
Oilcakes Equivalent + (Total)Area Harvested157870A 145927A 134570A 119967A 115982A
Oilcakes Equivalent + (Total)Production Quantity47441.7A 45789.4A 41420.6A 36861.6A 35624.2A
Oilcakes Equivalent + (Total)Seed3251.72A 3251.72A 2956.1A 2687.36A 2338.11A
Oilcakes Equivalent + (Total)Yield3005.11Fc3137.83Fc3078Fc3072.64Fc3071.53Fc
Oilcrops Primary + (Total)Area Harvested157870A 145927A 134570A 119967A 115982A
Oilcrops Primary + (Total)Production Quantity93043.9A 89721.4A 84246.7A 78582.5A 75765.4A
Oilcrops Primary + (Total)Seed2568.8A 2568.8A 2335.27A 2122.97A 1847.14A
Oilcrops Primary + (Total)Yield5893.7Fc6148.37Fc6260.44Fc6550.34Fc6532.51Fc
Palm kernelsProduction Quantity24500F 24500F 25000F 24000F 23500F
Palm oilProduction Quantity54000* 52000* 50000* 48000* 46200*
Peas, dryArea Harvested3244Im3496Im2800F 2460F 2300F
Peas, dryProduction Quantity2387Im2271Im2500F 2100F 2000F
Peas, drySeed97.32Fc97.32Fc104.88Fc84Fc73.8Fc
Peas, dryYield7358.2Fc6496Fc8928.57Fc8536.59Fc8695.65Fc
PlantainsArea Harvested7742Im7544Im7400F 7200F 7200F
PlantainsProduction Quantity40948Im40159Im40000F 39000F 38000F
PlantainsYield52890.7Fc53233Fc54054.1Fc54166.7Fc52777.8Fc
Pulses, nesArea Harvested117577Im116181Im110000F 103000F 102000F
Pulses, nesProduction Quantity71032Im66437Im75000F 72000F 70000F
Pulses, nesSeed4703.08Fc4703.08Fc4647.24Fc4400Fc4120Fc
Pulses, nesYield6041.32Fc5718.4Fc6818.18Fc6990.29Fc6862.75Fc
Pulses,Total + (Total)Area Harvested122213A 121177A 114200A 106760A 105500A
Pulses,Total + (Total)Production Quantity74622A 70508A 79180A 75660A 73440A
Pulses,Total + (Total)Seed4842.16A 4842.16A 4797.12A 4526A 4232.8A
Pulses,Total + (Total)Yield6105.9Fc5818.6Fc6933.45Fc7086.92Fc6961.14Fc
Rice, paddyArea Harvested603924549022499111475592432356
Rice, paddyProduction Quantity10780101026670888417680097588004
Rice, paddySeed60392.4Fc60392.4Fc54902.2Fc49911.1Fc47559.2Fc
Rice, paddyYield17850.1Fc18700Fc17800Fc14300Fc13600Fc
Roots and Tubers,Total + (Total)Area Harvested104798A 101424A 93100A 90500A 88150A
Roots and Tubers,Total + (Total)Production Quantity555405A 472002A 427750A 416250A 405300A
Roots and Tubers,Total + (Total)Yield52997.7Fc46537.5Fc45945.2Fc45994.5Fc45978.4Fc
Sesame seedArea Harvested6050Im5500Im5000F 4600F 4300F
Sesame seedProduction Quantity3663Im3489Im3000F 2800F 2600F
Sesame seedSeed60.5Fc60.5Fc55Fc50Fc46Fc
Sesame seedYield6054.55Fc6343.64Fc6000Fc6086.96Fc6046.51Fc
SorghumArea Harvested30778Im27980Im25436Im24109Im22000P
SorghumProduction Quantity36657Im35298Im30059Im23038Im20000P
SorghumSeed923.34Fc923.34Fc839.4Fc763.08Fc723.27Fc
SorghumYield11910.1Fc12615.4Fc11817.5Fc9555.77Fc9090.91Fc
Spices, nesArea Harvested438Im475Im480F 450F 480F
Spices, nesProduction Quantity1726Im1737Im1800F 1700F 1800F
Spices, nesYield39406.4Fc36568.4Fc37500Fc37777.8Fc37500Fc
Sugar caneArea Harvested1100F 1100F 1000F 1000F 1000F
Sugar caneProduction Quantity77000F 76000F 70000F 70000F 70000F
Sugar caneYield700000Fc690909Fc700000Fc700000Fc700000Fc
Sweet potatoesArea Harvested14964Im16199Im14000F 13500F 13000F
Sweet potatoesProduction Quantity39532Im34463Im35000F 33750F 32500F
Sweet potatoesYield26418.1Fc21274.8Fc25000Fc25000Fc25000Fc
Taro (cocoyam)Area Harvested1055Im1150F 1100F 1000F 1150F
Taro (cocoyam)Production Quantity2961Im2800F 2750F 2500F 2800F
Taro (cocoyam)Yield28066.3Fc24347.8Fc25000Fc25000Fc24347.8Fc
Tobacco, unmanufacturedArea Harvested64Im65Im70F 68F 66F
Tobacco, unmanufacturedProduction Quantity42Im41Im35F 34F 33F
Tobacco, unmanufacturedYield6562.5Fc6307.69Fc5000Fc5000Fc5000Fc
TomatoesArea Harvested2740Im2830Im2477Im2600F 2500F
TomatoesProduction Quantity22956Im25763Im25000F 24000F 23000F
TomatoesYield83781Fc91035.3Fc100929Fc92307.7Fc92000Fc
Vegetables fresh nesArea Harvested42899Im45589Im42000F 41000F 40000F
Vegetables fresh nesProduction Quantity316658Im338978Im265000F 260000F 250000F
Vegetables fresh nesYield73814.8Fc74355.2Fc63095.2Fc63414.6Fc62500Fc
Vegetables Primary + (Total)Area Harvested45639A 48419A 44477A 43600A 42500A
Vegetables Primary + (Total)Production Quantity339614A 364741A 290000A 284000A 273000A
Vegetables Primary + (Total)Yield74413.1Fc75330.1Fc65202.2Fc65137.6Fc64235.3Fc
Vegetables&Melons, Total + (Total)Area Harvested45639A 48419A 44477A 43600A 42500A
Vegetables&Melons, Total + (Total)Production Quantity339614A 364741A 290000A 284000A 273000A
Vegetables&Melons, Total + (Total)Yield74413.1Fc75330.1Fc65202.2Fc65137.6Fc64235.3Fc
Agricultural Production: MT
* = Unofficial figure | A = Aggregate, may include official, semi-official or estimated data | F = FAO estimate | Fc = Calculated data | Im = FAO data based on imputation methodology | M = Data not available | P = Provisional official data

2011-2007 | 2006-2002
crop20062005200420032002
Broad beans, horse beans, dryArea Harvested1250F 1150F 1200F 1100F 1000F
Broad beans, horse beans, dryProduction Quantity1500F 1380F 1440F 1350F 1200F
Broad beans, horse beans, drySeed36Fc37.5Fc34.5Fc36Fc33Fc
Broad beans, horse beans, dryYield12000Fc12000Fc12000Fc12272.7Fc12000Fc
CassavaArea Harvested70000F 64000F 58000F 6000054000F
CassavaProduction Quantity350000F 330000F 315000F 325000F 260000F
CassavaYield50000Fc51562.5Fc54310.3Fc54166.7Fc48148.2Fc
Cereals (Rice Milled Eqv + (Total)Area Harvested860000A 737800A 611875A 490300A 468407A
Cereals (Rice Milled Eqv + (Total)Production Quantity805180A 578937A 438367A 347697A 325931A
Cereals (Rice Milled Eqv + (Total)Seed45249.6A 77140A 67234A 55826.3A 45349A
Cereals (Rice Milled Eqv + (Total)Yield9362.56Fc7846.8Fc7164.32Fc7091.52Fc6958.29Fc
Cereals, nesArea Harvested6000F 5800F 4400F 4300F 4200F
Cereals, nesProduction Quantity4800F 4640F 3500F 3400F 3300*
Cereals, nesSeed240Fc180Fc174Fc132Fc129Fc
Cereals, nesYield8000Fc8000Fc7954.55Fc7906.98Fc7857.14Fc
Cereals,Total + (Total)Area Harvested860000A 737800A 611875A 490300A 468407A
Cereals,Total + (Total)Production Quantity1158930A 824691A 618853A 496093A 466479A
Cereals,Total + (Total)Seed45249.6A 77140A 67234A 55826.3A 45349A
Cereals,Total + (Total)Yield13476Fc11177.7Fc10114Fc10118.2Fc9958.84Fc
Chillies and peppers, dryArea Harvested1100F 1000F 1104Im1070F 1349Im
Chillies and peppers, dryProduction Quantity2500F 2200F 2195Im3200F 3419Im
Chillies and peppers, dryYield22727.3Fc22000Fc19882.3Fc29906.5Fc25344.7Fc
Citrus fruit, nesArea Harvested16200F 16000F 15500F 15000F 14516Im
Citrus fruit, nesProduction Quantity92000F 90000F 87000F 85000F 85599Im
Citrus fruit, nesYield56790.1Fc56250Fc56129Fc56666.7Fc58968.7Fc
Citrus Fruit,Total + (Total)Area Harvested16200A 16000A 15500A 15000A 14516A
Citrus Fruit,Total + (Total)Production Quantity92000A 90000A 87000A 85000A 85599A
Citrus Fruit,Total + (Total)Yield56790.1Fc56250Fc56129Fc56666.7Fc58968.7Fc
Coarse Grain, Total + (Total)Area Harvested118000A 87800A 71875A 50300A 48407A
Coarse Grain, Total + (Total)Production Quantity96613A 86691A 76853A 50460A 44413A
Coarse Grain, Total + (Total)Seed2014A 2940A 2234A 1826.25A 1349A
Coarse Grain, Total + (Total)Yield8187.54Fc9873.69Fc10692.6Fc10031.8Fc9174.91Fc
Cocoa beansArea Harvested38000F 37000F 36000F 33000F 36000F
Cocoa beansProduction Quantity1394015000F 13500F 12000F 11500F
Cocoa beansYield3668.42Fc4054.05Fc3750Fc3636.36Fc3194.44Fc
CoconutsArea Harvested3100F 3100F 3000F 2900F 2741Im
CoconutsProduction Quantity3000F 3000F 2900F 2800F 2647Im
CoconutsYield9677.42Fc9677.42Fc9666.67Fc9655.17Fc9657.06Fc
Coffee, greenArea Harvested11700F 11200F 11000F 10000F 4956Im
Coffee, greenProduction Quantity20500F 20000F 18000F 17000F 7628Im
Coffee, greenYield17521.4Fc17857.1Fc16363.6Fc17000Fc15391.4Fc
Fibre Crops NesProduction Quantity8600F 8700F 7500F 8128Im7395Im
Fibre Crops Primary + (Total)Production Quantity8600A 8700A 7500A 8128A 7395A
Fruit excl Melons,Total + (Total)Area Harvested43400A 42300A 41000A 38100A 36812A
Fruit excl Melons,Total + (Total)Production Quantity215500A 209500A 200000A 188500A 184139A
Fruit excl Melons,Total + (Total)Yield49654.4Fc49527.2Fc48780.5Fc49475.1Fc50021.5Fc
Fruit Fresh NesArea Harvested14600F 14000F 13500F 12500F 12000F
Fruit Fresh NesProduction Quantity72000F 68000Im65000F 60000F 57000F
Fruit Fresh NesYield49315.1Fc48571.4Fc48148.2Fc48000Fc47500Fc
Groundnuts, with shellArea Harvested150000F 137000F 120000F 92000F 76000F
Groundnuts, with shellProduction Quantity115200104730911287050058400
Groundnuts, with shellSeed5913.74Fc10500Fc9590Fc8400Fc6440Fc
Groundnuts, with shellYield7680Fc7644.53Fc7594Fc7663.04Fc7684.21Fc
KolanutsArea Harvested23000F 22000F 21000F 21000F 20000F
KolanutsProduction Quantity6500F 6400F 6200F 6000F 5800F
KolanutsYield2826.09Fc2909.09Fc2952.38Fc2857.14Fc2900Fc
MaizeArea Harvested60000F 40000F 33000F 16000F 15297
MaizeProduction Quantity4881339051321251606012038
MaizeSeed544Fc1200Fc800Fc660Fc320Fc
MaizeYield8135.5Fc9762.75Fc9734.85Fc10037.5Fc7869.52Fc
Mangoes, mangosteens, guavasArea Harvested5500F 5300F 5300F 4300F 4500F
Mangoes, mangosteens, guavasProduction Quantity14500F 13500F 13000F 10500F 10000F
Mangoes, mangosteens, guavasYield26363.6Fc25471.7Fc24528.3Fc24418.6Fc22222.2Fc
MilletArea Harvested25000* 20000* 15000* 10000* 11612
MilletProduction Quantity25000* 20000* 15000* 10000* 10529
MilletSeed570Fc750Fc600Fc450Fc300Fc
MilletYield10000Fc10000Fc10000Fc10000Fc9067.34Fc
Oil palm fruitArea Harvested24000F 26000F 26000F 24000F 22000F
Oil palm fruitProduction Quantity195000F 210000F 210000F 195000F 180000F
Oil palm fruitYield81250Fc80769.2Fc80769.2Fc81250Fc81818.2Fc
Oilcakes Equivalent + (Total)Area Harvested181300A 170100A 152600A 122200A 103641A
Oilcakes Equivalent + (Total)Production Quantity57302A 56202A 48982.6A 39994A 35281.8A
Oilcakes Equivalent + (Total)Seed2269.15A 4011.42A 3664.6A 3210.36A 2464.03A
Oilcakes Equivalent + (Total)Yield3160.62Fc3304.06Fc3209.87Fc3272.83Fc3404.23Fc
Oilcrops Primary + (Total)Area Harvested181300A 170100A 152600A 122200A 103641A
Oilcrops Primary + (Total)Production Quantity91648A 81617.7A 78461.4A 68954A 65218.1A
Oilcrops Primary + (Total)Seed1792.61A 3168.06A 2894.2A 2535.48A 1946.19A
Oilcrops Primary + (Total)Yield5055.05Fc4798.22Fc5141.64Fc5642.72Fc6292.69Fc
Palm kernelsProduction Quantity23000* 28732Im25000F 23000* 23000*
Palm oilProduction Quantity45000* 35560P 38300F 36000* 36000*
Peas, dryArea Harvested2170F 2000F 1750F 1550F 1500F
Peas, dryProduction Quantity1900F 1800F 1500F 1300F 1200F
Peas, drySeed69Fc65.1Fc60Fc52.5Fc46.5Fc
Peas, dryYield8755.76Fc9000Fc8571.43Fc8387.1Fc8000Fc
PlantainsArea Harvested7100F 7000F 6700F 6300F 5796Im
PlantainsProduction Quantity37000F 38000F 35000F 33000F 31540Im
PlantainsYield52112.7Fc54285.7Fc52238.8Fc52380.9Fc54416.8Fc
Pulses, nesArea Harvested97000F 94000F 90000F 82000F 70000F
Pulses, nesProduction Quantity66000F 64000F 60000F 56000F 48000F
Pulses, nesSeed4080Fc3880Fc3760Fc3600Fc3280Fc
Pulses, nesYield6804.12Fc6808.51Fc6666.67Fc6829.27Fc6857.14Fc
Pulses,Total + (Total)Area Harvested100420A 97150A 92950A 84650A 72500A
Pulses,Total + (Total)Production Quantity69400A 67180A 62940A 58650A 50400A
Pulses,Total + (Total)Seed4185A 3982.6A 3854.5A 3688.5A 3359.5A
Pulses,Total + (Total)Yield6910.97Fc6915.08Fc6771.38Fc6928.53Fc6951.72Fc
Rice, paddyArea Harvested742000F 650000F 540000F 440000F 420000F
Rice, paddyProduction Quantity1062320738000542000445633422066
Rice, paddySeed43235.6Fc74200Fc65000Fc54000Fc44000Fc
Rice, paddyYield14317Fc11353.9Fc10037Fc10128Fc10049.2Fc
Roots and Tubers,Total + (Total)Area Harvested83100A 76100A 70080A 71550A 65369A
Roots and Tubers,Total + (Total)Production Quantity382900A 359750A 344800A 353625A 288046A
Roots and Tubers,Total + (Total)Yield46077Fc47273.3Fc49200.9Fc49423.5Fc44064.6Fc
Sesame seedArea Harvested4200F 4000F 3600F 3300F 2900F
Sesame seedProduction Quantity2600F 2400F 2200F 2000F 1800F
Sesame seedSeed43Fc42Fc40Fc36Fc33Fc
Sesame seedYield6190.48Fc6000Fc6111.11Fc6060.61Fc6206.9Fc
SorghumArea Harvested27000P 22000F 19475Im20000F 17298
SorghumProduction Quantity18000P 23000F 26228Im21000F 18546
SorghumSeed660Fc810Fc660Fc584.25Fc600Fc
SorghumYield6666.67Fc10454.5Fc13467.5Fc10500Fc10721.5Fc
Spices, nesArea Harvested475Im450F 430F 420F 371Im
Spices, nesProduction Quantity1800F 1700F 1570F 1500F 1481Im
Spices, nesYield37894.7Fc37777.8Fc36511.6Fc35714.3Fc39919.1Fc
Sugar caneArea Harvested1000F 1000F 1000F 1000F 1000F
Sugar caneProduction Quantity70000F 70000F 70000F 69000F 69000F
Sugar caneYield700000Fc700000Fc700000Fc690000Fc690000Fc
Sweet potatoesArea Harvested12000F 11000F 11000F 10500F 10319
Sweet potatoesProduction Quantity30000F 27000F 27000F 26000F 25446
Sweet potatoesYield25000Fc24545.5Fc24545.5Fc24761.9Fc24659.4Fc
Taro (cocoyam)Area Harvested1100F 1100F 1080F 1050F 1050Im
Taro (cocoyam)Production Quantity2900F 2750F 2800F 2625F 2600F
Taro (cocoyam)Yield26363.6Fc25000Fc25925.9Fc25000Fc24761.9Fc
Tobacco, unmanufacturedArea Harvested64F 60F 55F 50F 36Im
Tobacco, unmanufacturedProduction Quantity32F 30F 27F 25F 17Im
Tobacco, unmanufacturedYield5000Fc5000Fc4909.09Fc5000Fc4722.22Fc
TomatoesArea Harvested1850F 2000F 1800F 1500F 1500F
TomatoesProduction Quantity18000F 19000F 17800F 15000F 14000F
TomatoesYield97297.3Fc95000Fc98888.9Fc100000Fc93333.3Fc
Vegetables fresh nesArea Harvested40500F 40000F 39000F 35000F 33000F
Vegetables fresh nesProduction Quantity250000F 245000F 240000F 220000F 205000F
Vegetables fresh nesYield61728.4Fc61250Fc61538.5Fc62857.1Fc62121.2Fc
Vegetables Primary + (Total)Area Harvested42350A 42000A 40800A 36500A 34500A
Vegetables Primary + (Total)Production Quantity268000A 264000A 257800A 235000A 219000A
Vegetables Primary + (Total)Yield63282.2Fc62857.1Fc63186.3Fc64383.6Fc63478.3Fc
Vegetables&Melons, Total + (Total)Area Harvested42350A 42000A 40800A 36500A 34500A
Vegetables&Melons, Total + (Total)Production Quantity268000A 264000A 257800A 235000A 219000A
Vegetables&Melons, Total + (Total)Yield63282.2Fc62857.1Fc63186.3Fc64383.6Fc63478.3Fc
Agricultural Production: MT
* = Unofficial figure | A = Aggregate, may include official, semi-official or estimated data | F = FAO estimate | Fc = Calculated data | Im = FAO data based on imputation methodology | M = Data not available | P = Provisional official data

Land Usage

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2011-2007 | 2006-2002
land use20112010200920082007
Agricultural areaArea3435Fm3435Fm3425Fm3419.14Fm3346.09Fm
Agricultural area organic, totalArea65.3I 72.5I
Arable landArea1100Fm1100Fm1090Fm1084Fm1011Fm
Arable land and Permanent cropsArea1235Fm1235Fm1225Fm1219.14Fm1146.09Fm
Country areaArea7174Fm7174Fm7174Fm7174Fm7174Fm
Forest areaArea2706.4Fm2726Q 2745.6Fm2765.2Fm2784.8Fm
Inland waterArea12Fm12Fm12Fm12Fm12Fm
Land areaArea7162Fm7162Fm7162Fm7162Fm7162Fm
Other landArea1020.6Fm1001Fm991.4Fm977.66Fm1031.11Fm
Permanent cropsArea135Fm135Fm135Fm135Fm135Fm
Permanent meadows and pasturesArea2200Fm2200Fm2200Fm2200Fm2200Fm
Total area equipped for irrigationArea30Fm30Fm30Fm30Fm30Fm
Agricultural Production: MT
* = Unofficial figure | A = Aggregate, may include official, semi-official or estimated data | F = FAO estimate | Fc = Calculated data | Im = FAO data based on imputation methodology | M = Data not available | P = Provisional official data

2011-2007 | 2006-2002
land use20062005200420032002
Agricultural areaArea3822.15Fm3629.85Fm3463.08Fm3270Fm3206Fm
Agricultural area organic, totalArea
Arable landArea1487Fm1295Fm1128Fm940Fm886Fm
Arable land and Permanent cropsArea1622.15Fm1429.85Fm1263.08Fm1070Fm1006Fm
Country areaArea7174Fm7174Fm7174Fm7174Q 7174Q
Forest areaArea2804.4Fm2824Q 2843.6Fm2863.2Fm2882.8Fm
Inland waterArea12Fm12Fm12Fm12Fm12Fm
Land areaArea7162Fm7162Fm7162Fm7162Q 7162Q
Other landArea535.45Fm708.15Fm855.32Fm1028.8Fm1073.2Fm
Permanent cropsArea135Fm135Fm135Fm130Fm120Fm
Permanent meadows and pasturesArea2200Fm2200Fm2200Fm2200F 2200F
Total area equipped for irrigationArea30Fm30Fm30Fm30F 30F
Agricultural Production: MT
* = Unofficial figure | A = Aggregate, may include official, semi-official or estimated data | F = FAO estimate | Fc = Calculated data | Im = FAO data based on imputation methodology | M = Data not available | P = Provisional official data