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Table 5 Share of total global glyphosate active ingredient use by decade

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 3.2 NA 0.0
1975–1984 130.5 127 1.5
1985–1994 387.3 257 4.5
1995–2004 1909 1522 22.3
2005–2014 6133 4224 71.6
Total 8563   
  1. Calculated from data in Additional file 1: Table S24