Table 4

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Pounds of pesticide active ingredients, 1998 2017, by general use categories. Text files of data are available. Number of Applications and Acres values are for production agricultural pesticide use only.

YEAR PRODUCTION AGRICULTURE LBS POST HARVEST TREATMENT LBS STRUCTURAL PEST CONTROL LBS LANDSCAPE MAINTENANCE LBS ALL OTHER LBS TOTAL LBS
1998 207992472 1760530 5931452 1407583 6874167 223966204
1999 189345049 2060056 5674175 1412264 7909979 206401523
2000 175767355 2168039 5187136 1414959 6854993 191392481
2001 142963333 1462405 4922568 1290220 6324233 156962759
2002 159214706 1852840 5469442 1449918 6834210 174821116
2003 161053737 1785861 5177132 1975879 7526983 177519592
2004 165915813 1874372 5120256 1612030 6996641 181519111
2005 178369766 2260998 5625434 1775693 8517652 196549543
2006 168668277 2216081 5273696 2286811 10269493 188714357
2007 157481873 2279800 3967382 1672413 7345873 172747342
2008 149461795 2540234 3202934 1589062 7237507 164031531
2009 146532608 1479799 2911101 1345141 6017815 158286464
2010 159970327 2160685 3699144 1734478 8023278 175587912
2011 177054208 1531251 3148514 1722257 8507912 191964143
2012 171886374 1195483 3464763 1554819 8984741 187086180
2013 179159868 1525908 3804617 1465744 9972163 195928301
2014 174873691 1333930 3718751 1618756 8901976 190447104
2015 195179091 1475163 4221641 1690822 9314560 211881277
2016 191941428 1789935 4123792 1754091 9295100 208904347
2017 188235034 2140853 3710257 1613693 9003592 204703430