Statens Jordbruksverk
Sveriges officiella statistik - Statistiska meddelanden
Jordbruksmarkens användning 2018

JO 10 SM 1802, korrigerad version 2019-04-15

 

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Summary
List of tables
List of terms

Summary

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The total area of arable land decreased slightly compared with 2017

The total area of arable land is 2 554 400 hectares in 2018, a decrease by 14 000 hectares (‑0.5 %) compared with 2017. Since 2010, the area of arable land has decreased by 79 100 hectares (‑3 %).

Less area with wheat and larger area with barley than in 2017

The total area of cereals is 991 700 hectares in 2018, a decrease by 2 % compared with 2017. Compared with 2010, the area of cereals has increased by 28 900 (3 %). The area of barley is 397 200 hectares in 2018, an increase by 25 % compared with both 2017 and 2010. The total area of wheat is 381 100 hectares in 2018, a decrease by 20 % compared with 2017.

The area of oats is 163 900 hectares in 2018, an increase by 4 % compared with 2017 and almost the same as in 2010.

The area of oilseeds has decreased

The area of rape and turnip rape is 99 400 hectares in 2018, a decrease by 13 % compared with 2017. Since 2010 the area of rape and turnip rape has decreased by 10 %.

The area of pasture and meadow has decreased

The total area of pasture and meadows is 455 100 hectares in 2018. This is a increase by 2 000 hectares (0.4 %) compared with 2018 and increase by 3 200 hectares (0.7 %) compared with 2010.

The number of agricultural holdings is decreasing

There were 61 154 agricultural holdings in 2018. That is a decrease by 1 % since 2017 and by 14 % since 2010. In 2018 there were more than 57 700 holdings with arable land and 33 850 holdings with pasture and meadow.

List of tables

 

Explanation of symbols

1a. Areas under cereals in 2018, hectares

1b. Number of holdings with cultivation of cereals 2018

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

2b. Number of holdings with cultivation of leguminous plants, ley and green fodder in 2018

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

3b. Number of holdings with cultivation of potatoes, sugar beets and oilseed plants 2018

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

4b. Number of holdings with bare fallow etc. and total number of holdings with arable land in 2018

5a. Areas of pasture and meadow in 2018, hectares

5b. Number of holdings with pasture and meadow in 2018

6a. Areas by size group arable land 2018, hectares

6b. Number of holdings with areas by size group arable land 2018

 

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

Jordbruksföretag

Agricultural holding

Konservärter

Green peas

Korn

Barley

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

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

Vete

Wheat

Vårkorn

Spring barley

Vårraps

Spring rape

Vårrybs

Spring turnip rape

Vårrågvete

Spring tritcale

Vårvete

Spring wheat

Åkerbönor

Field beans

Åkermark

Arable land

Ärter

Peas

Övre Norrland

Upper parts of Norrland