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Table 9 Geographical distribution of crop production by irrigation type

From: The role of irrigation in determining the global land use impacts of biofuels

Region Production (million metric tons) Distribution by irrigation (%) Geographical distribution (%)
  Rainfed Irrigated Total Rainfed Irrigated Total Rainfed Irrigated Total
USA 839.7 417.2 1256.8 66.8 33.2 100.0 16.2 13.1 15.0
EU27 1064.5 210.9 1275.3 83.5 16.5 100.0 20.5 6.6 15.2
Brazil 261.1 245.0 506.1 51.6 48.4 100.0 5.0 7.7 6.0
Canada 165.0 7.5 172.5 95.7 4.3 100.0 3.2 0.2 2.1
Japan 50.9 23.4 74.3 68.5 31.5 100.0 1.0 0.7 0.9
China 696.4 507.8 1204.1 57.8 42.2 100.0 13.4 16.0 14.4
India 283.4 509.3 792.7 35.7 64.3 100.0 5.5 16.0 9.5
Central America 63.2 186.6 249.7 25.3 74.7 100.0 1.2 5.9 3.0
South America 286.6 118.0 404.6 70.8 29.2 100.0 5.5 3.7 4.8
East Asia 20.5 14.5 34.9 58.6 41.4 100.0 0.4 0.5 0.4
Malaysia-Indonesia 191.1 48.0 239.1 79.9 20.1 100.0 3.7 1.5 2.9
Rest of Southeast Asia 179.4 151.6 331.0 54.2 45.8 100.0 3.5 4.8 4.0
Rest of South Asia 46.8 137.6 184.5 25.4 74.6 100.0 0.9 4.3 2.2
Russia 310.2 32.8 343.0 90.4 9.6 100.0 6.0 1.0 4.1
E-Europe-RFSU 268.5 118.1 386.6 69.5 30.5 100.0 5.2 3.7 4.6
Other European regions 18.7 1.0 19.7 95.0 5.0 100.0 0.4 0.0 0.2
M-East-N-Africa 47.2 212.7 259.8 18.1 81.9 100.0 0.9 6.7 3.1
Sub-Saharan Africa 305.4 59.5 365.0 83.7 16.3 100.0 5.9 1.9 4.4
Oceania 94.6 173.3 267.9 35.3 64.7 100.0 1.8 5.5 3.2
Total 5193.0 3174.6 8367.6 62.1 37.9 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0