1 College of Agriculture/ University of Al-Qadisiyah

2 College of Agriculture / University of Baghdad


The purpose of this research is to analyze the changes of the agricultural sector of the GDP and ratio of the agricultural employment , the total employment .In addition to the relation of the agricultural sector with other sectors in the economy of Iraq . It appears that economic growth ,measured as a growth rate in the real per- capta GDP , and population growth cause a decrease in both. The contribution of the agricultural sector to the GDP and the agricultural employment measured in absolute terms and as a ratio to the total . .