Statens Jordbruksverk
Sveriges officiella statistik - Statistiska meddelanden
Jordbruksmarkens användning 2018

JO 10 SM 1801

 

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Summary
List of tables
List of terms

Summary

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The total area of agricultural land is decreasing

The total area of arable land in the year 2018 is 2 549 700 hectares, according to preliminary statistics. This is a decrease by 18 600 hectares (‑0.7 %) compared with 2017. The total area of pasture and meadow is 451 500 hectares in 2018. This is a decrease by 1 400 hectares (‑0.3 %) compared with 2017.

 

The area of cereals has decreased

The total area of cereals is 996 200 hectares in 2018, according to preliminary statistics. This is a decrease by 16 500 hectares (‑2 %) compared with 2017. The area of barley is the largest area of cereals and it increase preliminary by 78 900 hectares (+25 %) to 396 700 hectares. About 96 % of barley area consists of spring barley. The area of wheat is preliminary 384 000 hectares 2018 and it is a decrease by 91 900 hectares (‑19 %) compared with 2017. The area of oats increases by 8 000 hectares (+5 %) to 166 200 and the area of other cereals decrease by 11 500 hectares (‑19 %) to 49 300. In other cereals includes rye, triticale and mixed grain.

 

The area of oilseeds has decreased

The area of rape and turnip rape is 105 700 hectares in 2018, according to preli­minary statistics. This is a decrease by 8 600 hectares (‑8 %) compared with 2017. Winter rape is the largest area of oilseed crops with preliminary 94 000 hectares in 2018.

 

The area of grass and green fodder is increasing

The area of grass and green fodder is 1 111 300 hectares in 2018, according to preliminary statistics. This is an increase by 11 800 hectares (+1 %) compared with 2017.

List of tables

 

Explanation of symbols

1. Areas under cereals in 2018, hectares. Preliminary statistics

2. Areas under leguminous plants, ley and green fodder in 2018, hectares. Preliminary statistics

3. Areas under potatoes, sugar beets and oilseed plants 2018, hectares. Preliminary statistics

4. Areas of fallow land etc. and total area of arable land in 2018, hectares. Preliminary statistics

5. Areas of pasture and meadow in 2018, hectares. Preliminary statistics

6. Areas by size group arable land 2018, hectares. Preliminary statistics

 

List of terms

Alvarbete

Grazed alvar (flat areas on hard lime-stone bedrock with bare rock breaking through the thin soil)

Andra växtslag

Other crops

Betesmark

Pasture and meadow

Blandsäd

Mixed grain

Bruna bönor

Brown beans

Energiskog

Energy forest

Frövall

Seed ley

Fäbodbete

Mountain pasture

Grönfoder

Green fodder

Götalands mellanbygder

Central districts in Götaland

Götalands norra slättbygder

Plain districts in northern Götaland

Götalands skogsbygder

Forest districts in Götaland

Götalands södra slättbygder

Plain districts in southern Götaland

Havre

Oats

Hela riket

Whole of Sweden

Höstkorn

Winter barley

Höstraps

Winter rape

Höstrybs

Winter turnip rape

Höstrågvete

Winter triticale

Höstvete

Winter wheat

Konservärter

Green peas

Län

County

Matpotatis

Table potatoes

Mellersta Sveriges skogsbygder

Forest districts in central Sweden

Nedre Norrland

Lower parts of Norrland

Oljelin

Linseed

Oljeväxter

Oilseed

Område

Region

Ospecificerad betesmark

Unspecified pasture and meadow

Ospecificerad åkermark

Unspecified arable land

Outnyttjad betesmark

Unutilised pasture and meadow

Outnyttjad åkermark

Unutilised arable land

Potatis för stärkelse

Potatoes for processing

Produktionsområde

Production area

Raps

Rape

Rybs

Turnip rape

Råg

Rye

Rågvete

Triticale

Skogsbete

Forest pasture

Slåtter- och betesvall

Temporary grass

Slåtteräng

Mown meadow

Sockerbetor

Sugar beets

Spannmål

Cereals

Stödområde

Support area

Svealands slättbygder

Plain districts in Svealand

Träda

Fallow land

Trädgårdsväxter

Horticultural plants

Vall

Ley

Vårkorn

Spring barley

Vårraps

Spring rape

Vårrybs

Spring turnip rape

Vårrågvete

Spring triticale

Vårvete

Spring wheat

Åkerbönor

Beans

Åkermark

Arable land

Ärter

Peas

Övre Norrland

Upper parts of Norrland