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Table 2 Share of total glyphosate active ingredient use by decade in the U.S

From: Trends in glyphosate herbicide use in the United States and globally

  Total use (million kg) Increase from previous period Share of total use 1974–2014 (%)
1974 0.6 NA 0.0
1975–1984 26 25 1.6
1985–1994 77.1 51 4.8
1995–2004 433 356 26.9
2005–2014 1070 637 66.6
Total 1607   
  1. Estimated from National Agriculture Statistical Service (NASS), USGS, and EPA data. See Additional file 1: Table S18 for details