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Afghanistan AF: Agricultural Irrigated Land: % of Total Agricultural Land

2001 - 2015 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Afghanistan’s AF: Agricultural Irrigated Land: % of Total Agricultural Land data was reported at 5.71 % in Dec 2015. This records a decrease from the previous number of 5.74 % for Dec 2014. Afghanistan’s AF: Agricultural Irrigated Land: % of Total Agricultural Land data is updated yearly, averaging 5.67 % from Dec 2001 to 2015, with 15 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 7.26 % in 2003 and a record low of 4.62 % in 2002. Afghanistan’s AF: Agricultural Irrigated Land: % of Total Agricultural Land data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Afghanistan – Table AF.World Bank: Land Use, Protected Areas and National Wealth. Agricultural irrigated land refers to agricultural areas purposely provided with water, including land irrigated by controlled flooding.; ; Food and Agriculture Organization, electronic files and web site.; Weighted average;

Last

5.71

2015
Previous

5.74

2014
Min

4.62

2002
Max

7.26

2003
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

2001 - 2015

Updated on 19 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

5.71

2015

5.74

2014

4.62

2002

7.26

2003

%

yearly

2001 - 2015

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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Afghanistan AF: Agricultural Irrigated Land: % of Total Agricultural Land

Series Details
Series ID

257061502

Name

Afghanistan AF: Agricultural Irrigated Land: % of Total Agricultural Land

Country

Afghanistan

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

2001

Last Date

2015

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

5.62

Variance

0.37

Standard deviation

0.61

Skewness

1.01

Kurtosis

3.22

Coefficient variation

0.11

Median

5.67

Max
2003

7.26

Min
2002

4.62

Previous observation
2014

5.74

Last observation
2015

5.71

Number of Observations

15

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Afghanistan AF: Agricultural Land

1961 - 2015 | Yearly | sq km | World Bank

Afghanistan’s AF: Agricultural Land data was reported at 379,100.00 sq km in Dec 2015. This stayed constant from the previous number of 379,100.00 sq km for Dec 2014. Afghanistan’s AF: Agricultural Land data is updated yearly, averaging 379,130.00 sq km from Dec 1961 to 2015, with 55 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 380,540.00 sq km in 1986 and a record low of 377,000.00 sq km in 1961. Afghanistan’s AF: Agricultural Land data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Afghanistan – Table AF.World Bank: Land Use, Protected Areas and National Wealth. Agricultural land refers to the share of land area that is arable, under permanent crops, and under permanent pastures. Arable land includes land defined by the FAO as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded. Land under permanent crops is land cultivated with crops that occupy the land for long periods and need not be replanted after each harvest, such as cocoa, coffee, and rubber. This category includes land under flowering shrubs, fruit trees, nut trees, and vines, but excludes land under trees grown for wood or timber. Permanent pasture is land used for five or more years for forage, including natural and cultivated crops.; ; Food and Agriculture Organization, electronic files and web site.; Sum;

Last

379,100.00

2015
Previous

379,100.00

2014
Min

377,000.00

1961
Max

380,540.00

1986
Unit

sq km

Frequency

yearly

Range

1961 - 2015

Updated on 19 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

379,100.00

2015

379,100.00

2014

377,000.00

1961

380,540.00

1986

sq km

yearly

1961 - 2015

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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Afghanistan AF: Agricultural Land

Series Details
Series ID

256865902

Name

Afghanistan AF: Agricultural Land

Country

Afghanistan

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

sq km

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

1961

Last Date

2015

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

379,393.64

Variance

1,190,264.31

Standard deviation

1,090.99

Skewness

-0.58

Kurtosis

-0.88

Coefficient variation

0.00

Median

379,130.00

Max
1986

380,540.00

Min
1961

377,000.00

Previous observation
2014

379,100.00

Last observation
2015

379,100.00

Number of Observations

55

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Afghanistan AF: Agricultural Land: % of Land Area

1961 - 2015 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Afghanistan’s AF: Agricultural Land: % of Land Area data was reported at 58.07 % in Dec 2015. This stayed constant from the previous number of 58.07 % for Dec 2014. Afghanistan’s AF: Agricultural Land: % of Land Area data is updated yearly, averaging 58.07 % from Dec 1961 to 2015, with 55 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 58.29 % in 1986 and a record low of 57.75 % in 1961. Afghanistan’s AF: Agricultural Land: % of Land Area data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Afghanistan – Table AF.World Bank: Land Use, Protected Areas and National Wealth. Agricultural land refers to the share of land area that is arable, under permanent crops, and under permanent pastures. Arable land includes land defined by the FAO as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded. Land under permanent crops is land cultivated with crops that occupy the land for long periods and need not be replanted after each harvest, such as cocoa, coffee, and rubber. This category includes land under flowering shrubs, fruit trees, nut trees, and vines, but excludes land under trees grown for wood or timber. Permanent pasture is land used for five or more years for forage, including natural and cultivated crops.; ; Food and Agriculture Organization, electronic files and web site.; Weighted average;

Last

58.07

2015
Previous

58.07

2014
Min

57.75

1961
Max

58.29

1986
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

1961 - 2015

Updated on 19 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

58.07

2015

58.07

2014

57.75

1961

58.29

1986

%

yearly

1961 - 2015

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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Afghanistan AF: Agricultural Land: % of Land Area

Series Details
Series ID

256888402

Name

Afghanistan AF: Agricultural Land: % of Land Area

Country

Afghanistan

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

1961

Last Date

2015

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

58.11

Variance

0.03

Standard deviation

0.17

Skewness

-0.58

Kurtosis

-0.88

Coefficient variation

0.00

Median

58.07

Max
1986

58.29

Min
1961

57.75

Previous observation
2014

58.07

Last observation
2015

58.07

Number of Observations

55

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Afghanistan AF: Arable Land

1961 - 2015 | Yearly | ha | World Bank

Afghanistan’s AF: Arable Land data was reported at 7,765,000.00 ha in Dec 2015. This records a decrease from the previous number of 7,771,000.00 ha for Dec 2014. Afghanistan’s AF: Arable Land data is updated yearly, averaging 7,824,000.00 ha from Dec 1961 to 2015, with 55 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 7,910,000.00 ha in 1992 and a record low of 7,647,000.00 ha in 1996. Afghanistan’s AF: Arable Land data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Afghanistan – Table AF.World Bank: Land Use, Protected Areas and National Wealth. Arable land (in hectares) includes land defined by the FAO as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded.; ; Food and Agriculture Organization, electronic files and web site.; ;

Last

7,765,000.00

2015
Previous

7,771,000.00

2014
Min

7,647,000.00

1996
Max

7,910,000.00

1992
Unit

ha

Frequency

yearly

Range

1961 - 2015

Updated on 19 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

7,765,000.00

2015

7,771,000.00

2014

7,647,000.00

1996

7,910,000.00

1992

ha

yearly

1961 - 2015

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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Afghanistan AF: Arable Land

Series Details
Series ID

256910902

Name

Afghanistan AF: Arable Land

Country

Afghanistan

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

ha

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

1961

Last Date

2015

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

7,821,672.73

Variance

7,862,113,131.31

Standard deviation

88,668.56

Skewness

-0.56

Kurtosis

-0.91

Coefficient variation

0.01

Median

7,824,000.00

Max
1992

7,910,000.00

Min
1996

7,647,000.00

Previous observation
2014

7,771,000.00

Last observation
2015

7,765,000.00

Number of Observations

55

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Afghanistan AF: Arable Land: % of Land Area

1961 - 2015 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Afghanistan’s AF: Arable Land: % of Land Area data was reported at 11.89 % in Dec 2015. This records a decrease from the previous number of 11.90 % for Dec 2014. Afghanistan’s AF: Arable Land: % of Land Area data is updated yearly, averaging 11.98 % from Dec 1961 to 2015, with 55 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 12.12 % in 1992 and a record low of 11.71 % in 1996. Afghanistan’s AF: Arable Land: % of Land Area data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Afghanistan – Table AF.World Bank: Land Use, Protected Areas and National Wealth. Arable land includes land defined by the FAO as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded.; ; Food and Agriculture Organization, electronic files and web site.; Weighted average;

Last

11.89

2015
Previous

11.90

2014
Min

11.71

1996
Max

12.12

1992
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

1961 - 2015

Updated on 19 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

11.89

2015

11.90

2014

11.71

1996

12.12

1992

%

yearly

1961 - 2015

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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Afghanistan AF: Arable Land: % of Land Area

Series Details
Series ID

256953902

Name

Afghanistan AF: Arable Land: % of Land Area

Country

Afghanistan

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

1961

Last Date

2015

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

11.98

Variance

0.02

Standard deviation

0.14

Skewness

-0.56

Kurtosis

-0.91

Coefficient variation

0.01

Median

11.98

Max
1992

12.12

Min
1996

11.71

Previous observation
2014

11.90

Last observation
2015

11.89

Number of Observations

55

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Afghanistan AF: Arable Land: Hectares per Person

1961 - 2015 | Yearly | ha | World Bank

Afghanistan’s AF: Arable Land: Hectares per Person data was reported at 0.23 ha in Dec 2015. This records a decrease from the previous number of 0.24 ha for Dec 2014. Afghanistan’s AF: Arable Land: Hectares per Person data is updated yearly, averaging 0.61 ha from Dec 1961 to 2015, with 55 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 0.83 ha in 1961 and a record low of 0.23 ha in 2015. Afghanistan’s AF: Arable Land: Hectares per Person data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Afghanistan – Table AF.World Bank: Land Use, Protected Areas and National Wealth. Arable land (hectares per person) includes land defined by the FAO as land under temporary crops (double-cropped areas are counted once), temporary meadows for mowing or for pasture, land under market or kitchen gardens, and land temporarily fallow. Land abandoned as a result of shifting cultivation is excluded.; ; Food and Agriculture Organization, electronic files and web site.; Weighted Average;

Last

0.23

2015
Previous

0.24

2014
Min

0.23

2015
Max

0.83

1961
Unit

ha

Frequency

yearly

Range

1961 - 2015

Updated on 19 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

0.23

2015

0.24

2014

0.23

2015

0.83

1961

ha

yearly

1961 - 2015

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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Afghanistan AF: Arable Land: Hectares per Person

Series Details
Series ID

256931502

Name

Afghanistan AF: Arable Land: Hectares per Person

Country

Afghanistan

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

ha

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

1961

Last Date

2015

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

0.54

Variance

0.03

Standard deviation

0.19

Skewness

-0.26

Kurtosis

-1.31

Coefficient variation

0.35

Median

0.61

Max
1961

0.83

Min
2015

0.23

Previous observation
2014

0.24

Last observation
2015

0.23

Number of Observations

55

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Afghanistan AF: Average Precipitation in Depth

1962 - 2014 | Yearly | mm/Year | World Bank

Afghanistan’s AF: Average Precipitation in Depth data was reported at 327.00 mm/Year in Dec 2014. This stayed constant from the previous number of 327.00 mm/Year for Dec 2012. Afghanistan’s AF: Average Precipitation in Depth data is updated yearly, averaging 327.00 mm/Year from Dec 1962 to 2014, with 12 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 327.00 mm/Year in 2014 and a record low of 327.00 mm/Year in 2014. Afghanistan’s AF: Average Precipitation in Depth data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Afghanistan – Table AF.World Bank: Land Use, Protected Areas and National Wealth. Average precipitation is the long-term average in depth (over space and time) of annual precipitation in the country. Precipitation is defined as any kind of water that falls from clouds as a liquid or a solid.; ; Food and Agriculture Organization, electronic files and web site.; ;

Last

327.00

2014
Previous

327.00

2012
Min

327.00

2014
Max

327.00

2014
Unit

mm/Year

Frequency

yearly

Range

1962 - 2014

Updated on 19 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

327.00

2014

327.00

2012

327.00

2014

327.00

2014

mm/Year

yearly

1962 - 2014

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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Afghanistan AF: Average Precipitation in Depth

Series Details
Series ID

257070202

Name

Afghanistan AF: Average Precipitation in Depth

Country

Afghanistan

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

mm/Year

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

1962

Last Date

2014

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

327.00

Variance

0.00

Standard deviation

0.00

Skewness

0.00

Kurtosis

0.00

Coefficient variation

0.00

Median

327.00

Max
2014

327.00

Min
2014

327.00

Previous observation
2012

327.00

Last observation
2014

327.00

Number of Observations

12

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Afghanistan AF: Bird Species: Threatened

2017 - 2017 | Yearly | Unit | World Bank

Afghanistan’s AF: Bird Species: Threatened data was reported at 16.00 Unit in Dec 2017. Afghanistan’s AF: Bird Species: Threatened data is updated yearly, averaging 16.00 Unit from Dec 2017 to 2017, with 1 observations. Afghanistan’s AF: Bird Species: Threatened data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Afghanistan – Table AF.World Bank: Land Use, Protected Areas and National Wealth. Birds are listed for countries included within their breeding or wintering ranges. Threatened species are the number of species classified by the IUCN as endangered, vulnerable, rare, indeterminate, out of danger, or insufficiently known.; ; United Nations Environmental Program and the World Conservation Monitoring Centre, and International Union for Conservation of Nature, Red List of Threatened Species.; Sum;

Last

16.00

2017
Previous

0.00

2018
Min

0.00

2018
Max

0.00

2018
Unit

Unit

Frequency

yearly

Range

2017 - 2017

Updated on 19 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

16.00

2017

0.00

2018

0.00

2018

0.00

2018

Unit

yearly

2017 - 2017

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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Afghanistan AF: Bird Species: Threatened

Series Details
Series ID

262773802

Name

Afghanistan AF: Bird Species: Threatened

Country

Afghanistan

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

Unit

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

2017

Last Date

2017

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

16.00

Variance

0.00

Standard deviation

0.00

Skewness

0.00

Kurtosis

0.00

Coefficient variation

0.00

Median

16.00

Max
2018

0.00

Min
2018

0.00

Previous observation
2018

0.00

Last observation
2017

16.00

Number of Observations

1

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Afghanistan AF: Coal Rents: % of GDP

1980 - 2016 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Afghanistan’s AF: Coal Rents: % of GDP data was reported at 0.17 % in Dec 2016. This records an increase from the previous number of 0.15 % for Dec 2015. Afghanistan’s AF: Coal Rents: % of GDP data is updated yearly, averaging 0.10 % from Dec 1980 to 2016, with 18 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 0.23 % in 2011 and a record low of 0.00 % in 2002. Afghanistan’s AF: Coal Rents: % of GDP data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Afghanistan – Table AF.World Bank: Land Use, Protected Areas and National Wealth. Coal rents are the difference between the value of both hard and soft coal production at world prices and their total costs of production.; ; World Bank staff estimates based on sources and methods described in 'The Changing Wealth of Nations 2018: Building a Sustainable Future' (Lange et al 2018).; Weighted Average;

Last

0.17

2016
Previous

0.15

2015
Min

0.00

2002
Max

0.23

2011
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

1980 - 2016

Updated on 19 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

0.17

2016

0.15

2015

0.00

2002

0.23

2011

%

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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Afghanistan AF: Coal Rents: % of GDP

Series Details
Series ID

297261002

Name

Afghanistan AF: Coal Rents: % of GDP

Country

Afghanistan

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

1980

Last Date

2016

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

0.11

Variance

0.01

Standard deviation

0.09

Skewness

0.11

Kurtosis

-1.70

Coefficient variation

0.80

Median

0.10

Max
2011

0.23

Min
2002

0.00

Previous observation
2015

0.15

Last observation
2016

0.17

Number of Observations

18

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Afghanistan AF: Droughts, Floods, Extreme Temperatures: Average 1990-2009: % of Population

2009 - 2009 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Afghanistan’s AF: Droughts, Floods, Extreme Temperatures: Average 1990-2009: % of Population data was reported at 1.06 % in Dec 2009. Afghanistan’s AF: Droughts, Floods, Extreme Temperatures: Average 1990-2009: % of Population data is updated yearly, averaging 1.06 % from Dec 2009 to 2009, with 1 observations. Afghanistan’s AF: Droughts, Floods, Extreme Temperatures: Average 1990-2009: % of Population data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Afghanistan – Table AF.World Bank: Land Use, Protected Areas and National Wealth. Droughts, floods and extreme temperatures is the annual average percentage of the population that is affected by natural disasters classified as either droughts, floods, or extreme temperature events. A drought is an extended period of time characterized by a deficiency in a region's water supply that is the result of constantly below average precipitation. A drought can lead to losses to agriculture, affect inland navigation and hydropower plants, and cause a lack of drinking water and famine. A flood is a significant rise of water level in a stream, lake, reservoir or coastal region. Extreme temperature events are either cold waves or heat waves. A cold wave can be both a prolonged period of excessively cold weather and the sudden invasion of very cold air over a large area. Along with frost it can cause damage to agriculture, infrastructure, and property. A heat wave is a prolonged period of excessively hot and sometimes also humid weather relative to normal climate patterns of a certain region. Population affected is the number of people injured, left homeless or requiring immediate assistance during a period of emergency resulting from a natural disaster; it can also include displaced or evacuated people. Average percentage of population affected is calculated by dividing the sum of total affected for the period stated by the sum of the annual population figures for the period stated.; ; EM-DAT: The OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database: www.emdat.be, Université Catholique de Louvain, Brussels (Belgium), World Bank.; ;

Last

1.06

2009
Previous

0.00

2018
Min

0.00

2018
Max

0.00

2018
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

2009 - 2009

Updated on 19 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

1.06

2009

0.00

2018

0.00

2018

0.00

2018

%

yearly

2009 - 2009

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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Afghanistan AF: Droughts, Floods, Extreme Temperatures: Average 1990-2009: % of Population

Series Details
Series ID

315240202

Name

Afghanistan AF: Droughts, Floods, Extreme Temperatures: Average 1990-2009: % of Population

Country

Afghanistan

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

2009

Last Date

2009

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

1.06

Variance

0.00

Standard deviation

0.00

Skewness

0.00

Kurtosis

0.00

Coefficient variation

0.00

Median

1.06

Max
2018

0.00

Min
2018

0.00

Previous observation
2018

0.00

Last observation
2009

1.06

Number of Observations

1

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AF: Agricultural Irrigated Land: % of Total Agricultural Land
AF: Agricultural Land
AF: Agricultural Land: % of Land Area
AF: Arable Land
AF: Arable Land: % of Land Area
AF: Arable Land: Hectares per Person
AF: Average Precipitation in Depth
AF: Bird Species: Threatened
AF: Coal Rents: % of GDP
AF: Droughts, Floods, Extreme Temperatures: Average 1990-2009: % of Population
AF: Fish Species: Threatened
AF: Forest Area
AF: Forest Area: % of Land Area
AF: Forest Rents: % of GDP
AF: Land Area
AF: Mammal Species: Threatened
AF: Marine Protected Areas: % of Total Surface Area
AF: Mineral Rents: % of GDP
AF: Natural Gas Rents: % of GDP
AF: Oil Rents: % of GDP
AF: Permanent Cropland: % of Land Area
AF: Plant Species: Higher: Threatened
AF: Surface Area
AF: Total Natural Resources Rents: % of GDP
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