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the sixth world food survey


While the scope and content of the sixth World Food Survey are broadly similar to its processor, the publication incorporates certain new features. First, China and those countries formerly known as Asian centrally planned economies, which were previously excluded in the traditional estimates.

A system of economic accounts for food and agriculture
FAO Statistical Development Series 8


This revised handbook provides a broader framework to bring together various kinds of databases relating to food and agriculture in an integrated system. The concepts and accounting structure of the system are based on the revised System of National Accounts.

Programme for the World Census of Agriculture 2000
FAO Statistical Development Series 5


The Programme for the World Census of Agriculture 2000 is intended to assist countries by providing definitions, concepts, standards and guidelines for censuses in the decade 1996-2005 in order to generate a data base of internationally comparable figures.

Compendium of food comsumption statistics from household surveys in developing countries Volume2: Africa, Latin America and Oceania
FAO Economic and social development paper 116/2


This publication aims at providing information on food consumption levels and patterns obtained from household surveys. As such, it replaces the Review at Food Consumption Surveys, which was last issued in 1988.

Fertilizer use by crop, vol.2


The information is useful to agricultural researchers, fertilzer marketing managers, International agencies, policy makers, and above all, to countries themselves.