Workers in Agriculture in 2019

This chart shows the official statistical number of employments as agricultural workers in all countries in the world. This table does not include hobby workers which are potential clients for AgroDigit App.

Europe and the Baltics 4,602,654
North America 2,588,338
Latin America & Caribbean 42,529,815
India 210,756,124
China 198,582,434

Country/year2019

Afghanistan 4,548,158 Africa Eastern and Southern 162,539,671 Africa Western and Central 64,254,823 Albania 517,925 Algeria 1,220,789 Angola 6,673,671 Arab World 25,706,184 Argentina 12,526 Armenia 298,323 Australia 345,602 Austria 169,168 Azerbaijan 1,837,251 Bahamas 5,049 Bahrain 9,228 Bangladesh 26,871,349 Barbados 4,12 Belarus 553,582 Belgium 47,262 Belize 30,07 Benin 1,846,958 Bhutan 213,747 Bolivia 1,758,725 Bosnia and Herzegovina 239,976 Botswana 214,222 Brazil 9,757,466 Brunei 4,232 Bulgaria 223,583 Burkina Faso 1,958,598 Burundi 4,299,629 Cambodia 3,217,926 Cameroon 4,936,768 Canada 313,234 Cape Verde 25,199 Caribbean Small States 368,035 Central African Republic 1,334,787 Central Europe and the Baltics 4,602,654 Chad 4,493,328 Channel Islands 2,25 Chile 854,408 China 198,582,434 Colombia 4,165,414 Comoros 80,884 Congo 731,868 Costa Rica 307,417 Cote d’Ivoire 3,231,103 Croatia 110,679 Cuba 886,113 Cyprus 15,345 Czechia 144,739 Democratic Republic of Congo 19,162,619 Denmark 67,131 Djibouti 101,777 Dominican Republic 456,481 Early-demographic dividend 450,853,784 East Asia & Pacific 314,922,578 East Asia & Pacific (IDA & IBRD) 302,911,131 East Asia & Pacific (excluding high income) 310,209,237 Ecuador 2,533,673 Egypt 6,140,009 El Salvador 454,588 Equatorial Guinea 209,272 Eritrea 1,017,887 Estonia 22,312 Eswatini 45,478 Ethiopia 35,328,122 Euro area 4,937,301 Europe & Central Asia 34,890,668 Europe & Central Asia (IDA & IBRD) 28,913,388 Europe & Central Asia (excluding high income) 27,161,906 European Union 9,486,791 Fiji 63,772 Finland 103,911 Fragile and conflict affected situations 160,967,867 France 768,762 French Polynesia 8,012 Gabon 216,308 Gambia 210,183 Georgia 721,94 Germany 530,842 Ghana 3,843,504 Greece 559,423 Guam 187 Guatemala 2,153,169 Guinea 2,689,022 Guinea-Bissau 484,34 Guyana 47,716 Haiti 1,495,880 Heavily indebted poor countries (HIPC) 181,839,356 High income 17,023,962 Honduras 1,364,618 Hong Kong 6,699 Hungary 224,23 IBRD only 589,242,229 IDA & IBRD total 906,434,987 IDA blend 78,433,904 IDA only 237,265,359 IDA total 315,923,181 Iceland 8,702 India 210,756,124 Indonesia 38,703,821 Iran 4,900,467 Iraq 1,912,712 Ireland 107,638 Israel 38,27 Italy 1,003,120 Jamaica 228,735 Japan 2,326,757 Jordan 65,446 Kazakhstan 1,346,316 Kenya 12,896,719 Kuwait 43,228 Kyrgyzstan 495,561 Laos 2,330,429 Late-demographic dividend 280,079,077 Latin America & Caribbean 42,529,815 Latin America & Caribbean (IDA & IBRD) 41,606,905 Latin America & Caribbean (excluding high income) 40,553,479 Latvia 71,717 Least developed countries: UN classification 232,495,767 Lebanon 274,364 Lesotho 431,721 Liberia 949,144 Libya 397,605 Lithuania 94,663 Low & middle income 910,993,494 Low income 150,986,310 Lower middle income 485,153,445 Luxembourg 2,129 Macao 1,537 Madagascar 8,860,238 Malawi 6,139,708 Malaysia 1,622,258 Maldives 24,773 Mali 4,483,018 Malta 2,549 Mauritania 380,524 Mauritius 36,187 Mexico 7,218,313 Middle East & North Africa 22,477,863 Middle East & North Africa (IDA & IBRD) 22,064,561 Middle East & North Africa (excluding high income) 22,167,671 Middle income 759,292,947 Moldova 194,897 Mongolia 355,793 Montenegro 20,211 Morocco 4,018,106 Mozambique 9,261,000 Myanmar 11,815,881 Namibia 204,206 Nepal 10,695,358 Netherlands 194,979 New Caledonia 2,487 New Zealand 162,79 Nicaragua 936,542 Niger 6,119,393 Nigeria 22,110,385 North America 2,588,338 North Korea 7,259,815 North Macedonia 134,524 Norway 57,727 OECD members 32,658,046 Oman 106,938 Other small states 2,758,790 Pacific island small states 285,868 Pakistan 27,267,321 Palestine 77,196 Panama 301,536 Papua New Guinea 1,494,502 Paraguay 678,61 Peru 5,178,422 Philippines 10,315,079 Poland 1,676,164 Portugal 290,88 Post-demographic dividend 17,333,086 Pre-demographic dividend 180,381,388 Puerto Rico 11,602 Qatar 24,854 Romania 1,915,074 Russia 4,236,933 Rwanda 3,958,260 Saint Lucia 10,799 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 5,842 Samoa 16,175 Sao Tome and Principe 13,756 Saudi Arabia 346,741 Senegal 1,279,945 Serbia 505,813 Sierra Leone 1,460,919 Singapore 1,058 Slovakia 76,701 Slovenia 44,003 Small states 3,417,991 Solomon Islands 125,272 Somalia 3,173,582 South Africa 1,231,636 South Asia 282,553,158 South Asia (IDA & IBRD) 282,553,158 South Korea 1,467,041 South Sudan 2,820,588 Spain 936,076 Sri Lanka 2,174,354 Sub-Saharan Africa 226,694,522 Sub-Saharan Africa (IDA & IBRD) 226,694,522 Sub-Saharan Africa (excluding high income) 226,694,522 Sudan 4,770,928 Suriname 17,736 Sweden 92,196 Switzerland 128,595 Syria 529,194 Tajikistan 1,040,848 Tanzania 17,686,870 Thailand 12,147,863 Timor 214,394 Togo 908,093 Tonga 6,158 Trinidad and Tobago 20,269 Tunisia 567,912 Turkey 6,034,060 Turkmenistan 492,307 Uganda 11,965,233 Ukraine 2,792,708 United Arab Emirates 95,003 United Kingdom 363,712 United States 2,275,675 United States Virgin Islands 999 Upper middle income 272,979,328 Uruguay 147,974 Uzbekistan 3,795,310 Vanuatu 72,958 Venezuela 942,917 Vietnam 21,329,896 World 927,918,028 Yemen 1,871,600 Zambia 3,668,436 Zimbabwe 4,657,816

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