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Fresh sweet potatoes production in United States: Growth in 2015

According to adjusted data announced by U.S. Department of Agriculture, compared to the prior year the variable hardly rose by 4.84%. It's new all-time maximum since 1965 as the indicator increased negligibly by 143.2 million pounds (mass), as it follows the tendency of the previous year when it grew by 19.36 percent. United States saw a rise of 100.5% in fresh sweet potatoes production during the last 51 years. Besides, it has shown the compound average annual growth rate of 0.03 percent during the last five years with a modest overall increase since the start of observations. It averaged 1 508.68 million pounds (mass) from 1965 to 2015 and it reached its minimum of 1 094.5 million pounds (mass) in 1988.

Fresh sweet potatoes production in United States: Growth in 2015
Date Million Pounds (Mass) Variation
2015 3 101.60 4.84
2014 2 958.40 19.36
2013 2 478.50 -6.41
2012 2 648.20 -1.79
2011 2 696.40 13.08
2010 2 384.50 22.48
2009 1 946.90 5.56
2008 1 844.30 2.06
2007 1 807.00 10.18
2006 1 640.10 4.27

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