Table 2. United States Corn Planting Intentions, Actual Plantings, and Acres Harvested
  Planted Acreage
Year February/January Intentions March
Intentions
June
Intentions
Actual Harvested
Acreage
thousand acres
1976 80,822 82,727 84,092 84,588 71,506
1977 84,526 83,923 82,735 84,328 71,614
1978 80,944 80,237 78,717 81,675 71,930
1979 80,676 79,209 79,751 81,394 72,400
1980 83,131 82,022 83,478 84,043 72,961
1981 83,977 84,677 84,097 74,524
1982 84,735 82,129 81,857 72,719
1983 69,569a 58,812 60,129 60,217 51,479
1984 81,766 79,940 80,617 71,897
1985 82,021 83,217 83,398 75,209
1986 78,066 76,646 76,580 68,907
1987 67,556 66,024 66,200 59,505
1988 66,926 67,519 67,717 58,250
1989 73,253 72,790 72,322 64,783
1990 74,804 74,574 74,166 66,952
1991 77,500 76,124 75,909 75,957 68,822
1992 79,007 79,335 79,311 72,077
1993 76,486 74,259 73,239 62,933
1994 78,625 78,767 78,921 72,514
1995 75,323 72,800 71,479 65,210
1996 79,920 80,355 79,229 72,644
1997 81,416 80,227 79,537 72,671
1998 80,781 80,798 80,165 72,589
1999 78,219 77,611 77,386 70,487
2000 77,881 79,579 79,551 72,440
2001 76,693 76,109 75,702 68,768
2002 79,047 78,847 78,894 69,330
2003 79,022 79,066 78,603 70,944
2004 79,004 80,968 80,929 73,631
2005 81,413 81,592 81,779 75,117
2006 78,019 79,366 78,327 70,638
2007 90,454 92,888 93,527 86,520
2008 86,014 87,327 85,982 78,570
2009 84,986 87,035 86,382 79,490
2010 88,798 87,872 88,192 81,446
2011 92,178 92,282 91,936 83,879
2012 95,864 96,405 97,291 87,365
2013 97,282 97,379 95,365 87,451
2014 91,691 91,641 90,597 83,136
2015 89,199 88,897 88,019 80,753
2016 93,601 94,148 94,004 86,748
2017 89,996 90,886