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FAO statistical yearbook vol.1


The FAO statistical yearbook, marks an important transition for FAO under it's responsibility for regularly monitoring the global performance of food and agriculture and disseminating relevant information to policy makers as well as other users.

Summary of Food and Agricultural statistics


This publication arose out of a request by the Director-General of FAO to compile a broad range of statistics pertaining to world food and agriculture showing, wherever appropriate, the differences between the developed and developing countries, the continents and the regions.initially the related tables were compiled and regularly updated for [...]

Compendium of agricultural – environmental indicators
1989-91 to 2000


This publication brings together data compiled and maintained by FAO statistics to derive agricultural-environmental indicators. It presents time series of selected indicators in a logical manner to help policy makers in understanding the state of the agri-environment and assist in framing suitable policies.

Fertilizer use by crop, vol.5


The report generates a large amount of interest because of a lack of published information on application rates and use of fertilizer by crop type. The information in this report is useful to agricultural researchers, fertilizer marketing managers, international agencies, policy makers and various government agencies.

Guidelines on employment: supplement to the programme for the world census of agriculture 2000
FAO Statistical Development Series 5a


This publication is a supplement to the definitions, concepts and standards presented in the Programme for the World Census of Agfriculture 2000. It is intended to help countries generate databases that are internationally comparable.