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Table 08 Sorghum Area, Yield, and Production 
  
Date Created  02/09/2017 12:05:16 PM  
 
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Country/Region Area
(Million hectares)
Yield
(Metric tons per hectare)
Production
(Million metric tons)
Change in Production
  2016/17 Proj.   2016/17 Proj.   2016/17 Proj. From last month From last year
2014/15 Prel.
2015/16
Jan Feb 2014/15 Prel.
2015/16
Jan Feb 2014/15 Prel.
2015/16
Jan Feb MMT Percent MMT Percent
World43.8142.5442.3642.191.491.411.511.5065.4260.0664.1163.23-0.89-1.383.175.27
United States2.593.182.492.494.244.774.894.8910.9915.1612.2012.200.000.00-2.96-19.52
Total Foreign41.2239.3639.8639.701.321.141.301.2954.4344.9151.9251.03-0.89-1.706.1213.64
 
Africa 
  Nigeria5.505.305.305.301.221.161.231.236.706.156.506.500.000.000.355.69
  Ethiopia1.841.501.801.802.361.732.062.064.342.603.703.700.000.001.1042.31
  Sudan8.388.008.008.000.750.300.690.696.282.395.505.500.000.003.11130.32
  Burkina1.551.801.801.801.100.801.061.061.711.441.901.900.000.000.4632.31
  Mali1.211.301.301.301.061.001.001.001.271.301.301.300.000.000.000.00
  Niger3.573.503.503.500.400.550.370.371.431.921.301.300.000.00-0.62-32.19
  Cameroon0.820.800.800.801.401.441.441.441.151.151.151.150.000.000.000.00
  Tanzania0.800.800.800.801.051.031.001.000.840.820.800.800.000.00-0.02-2.44
  Egypt0.140.140.140.145.745.365.365.360.800.750.750.750.000.000.000.00
  Uganda0.370.350.350.350.800.910.910.910.300.320.320.320.000.000.000.00
  Ghana0.230.250.250.251.141.051.201.200.260.260.300.300.000.000.0414.07
  Mozambique0.300.300.300.300.760.720.670.670.230.220.200.200.000.00-0.02-6.98
  South Africa0.070.050.040.041.701.512.502.500.120.070.100.100.000.000.0335.14
 
Mexico1.721.681.711.513.663.333.803.646.275.596.505.50-1.00-15.38-0.09-1.56
 
South America 
  Argentina0.770.750.800.804.554.504.504.503.503.383.603.600.000.000.236.67
  Brazil0.720.580.580.582.841.862.642.642.061.081.531.530.000.000.4541.67
 
South Asia 
  India6.165.585.805.800.880.790.950.955.454.415.505.500.000.001.0924.72
  Pakistan0.170.240.200.200.600.600.650.650.100.150.130.130.000.00-0.02-10.34
 
China0.620.570.660.664.664.795.005.002.892.753.303.300.000.000.5520.00
 
Australia0.730.680.500.503.022.993.003.002.212.041.501.500.000.00-0.54-26.36
 
European Union0.150.140.130.136.035.225.725.720.890.730.740.740.000.000.011.78
 
Others5.425.055.105.141.041.071.041.055.655.415.295.410.122.170.00-0.04
 
World and Selected Countries and Regions