About the book
The FAO Production Yearbook presents a compilation of statistical data on basic agricultural products for all countries and territories of the world. The Yearbook includes data series on area, yield and production of crops; on livestock numbers and products; and on population land use, irrigation and farm machinery. It also gives total and per-capita index numbers that highlight trends in food and agricultural production across all countries and continents for the years 1991-2002. The data will serve the needs of scholars, economists, policy-makers, decision-makers as well as industry professionals. This is a multilingual publication in English, French, Spanish, Arabic and Chinese.