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Table 4 Global agricultural and non-agricultural use of glyphosate: 1994 through 2014

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

  1994 1995 2000 2005 2010 2012 2014
Glyphosate use (1000 kg) 56,296 67,078 193,485 402,350 652,486 718,600 825,804
 Agricultural 42,868 51,078 155,367 339,790 578,124 648,638 746,580
 Non-agricultural 13,428 16,000 38,118 62,560 74,362 69,962 79,224
Glyphosate use (1000 lb) 124,112 147,882 426,561 887,030 1,438,485 1,584,242 1,820,585
 Agricultural 94,508 112,608 342,525 749,108 1,274,546 1,430,002 1,645,927
 Non-agricultural 29,604 35,274 84,036 137,922 163,940 154,240 174,658
Share agricultural (%) 76 76 80 84 89 90 90
Share non-agricultural (%) 24 24 20 16 11 10 10
  1. Data in thousands of kilograms or pound of glyphosate active ingredient. See Additional file 1: Table S24 Table for details