Statistics
 

Table 3. Number and Area of Holdings by Tenure of Holdings: 1990, 1980 and 1970 Rounds of Agricultural Censuses (1)

Countries by continents. Number of reporting countries is given in square brackets.

Census year

All holdings

Holdings operated under one form of tenure Owned by the holder or in ownerlike possession

Rented from others

Under other single forms of tenure

Holdings operated under more than one form of tenure

Number

Area (Ha)

Number

Area (Ha)

Number

Area (Ha)

Number

Area (Ha)

Number

Area (Ha)

TOTAL [19]

NORTH AND CENTRAL AMERICA [5]

Bahamas

94

1 760

20 336

452

5 820

354

8 455

954

6 061

-

-

78

4 202

36 246

3 008

24 839

170

888

492

1 615

532

8 904

Panama

90

213 895

2 941 583

61 235

1 007 264

3 014

36 025

134 544

1 343 757

15 102

554 537

81

150 820

2 258 558

34 940

578 211

3 024

38 289

100 802

1 120 300

12 054

521 758

71

105 272

2 098 062

12 906

545 414

4 671

73 961

75 394

933 114

12 301

545 573

Puerto Rico

87

20 245

348 530

15 693

188 459

1 433

47 321

465

23 385

2 654

89 365

78

31 837

426 186

26 437

258 896

1 604

49 890

-

-

3 796

117 400

70

32 687

524 575

27 954

329 081

2 394

54 233

-

-

2 339

141 261

U.S.A.

87

2 087 759

390 311 617

1 238 547

128 605 281

240 200

51 342 597

-

-

609 012

210 363 739

78

2 478 642

416 707 081

1 451 446

137 878 692

313 648

50 216 580

-

-

713 548

228 611 809

69

2 730 250

430 321 437

1 705 720

151 794 463

352 923

55 686 833

-

-

671 607

222 840 141

Virgin Islands (US)

87

267

7 197

208

2 739

23

427

-

-

36

4 031

78

378

-

320

-

28

-

-

-

30

-

70

212

8 284

187

4 710

17

225

-

-

8

3 349

SOUTH AMERICA [3]

Colombia

88

1 547 846

36 033 713

1 201 914

30 638 340

86 140

921 364

109 394

3 187 978

57 920

1 286 031

70/71

1 176 811

30 993 190

808 779

23 121 855

166 539

1 629 980

118 365

4 328 651

83 128

1 912 704

Paraguay

91

299 259

23 817 737

156 805

20 799 240

22 126

376 452

76 330

922 664

43 998

1 719 381

81

248 930

21 940 531

135 641

19 926 114

23 019

281 685

69 544

861 813

20 726

870 919

Peru

94

1 756 141

35 381 809

1 108 966

30 987 955

40 738

301 505

465 394

3 168 409

130 675

923 940

71/72

1 082 639

23 470 145

673 068

19 264 420

93 619

1 055 420

121 584

1 015 248

194 368

2 135 057

ASIA [6]

India

91

106 637 000

165 507 000

103 086 000

159 419 000

465 000

494 000

663 000

653 000

2 423 000

4 941 000

77

157 554 000

75 610 000

148 414 000

967 000

1 398 000

-

-

-

7 742 000

70/71

70 123 000

161 500 000

64 522 000

147 699 000

2 838 000

3 950 000

-

-

2 763 000

9 851 000

Nepal

92

2 736 050

2 598 971

2 258 764

2 110 960

49 114

36 149

17 924

7 139

400 768

444 723

82

2 463 717

2 139 972

35 725

288 020

Pakistan (2)

90

5 070 963

19 149 637

3 490 988

12 433 598

953 557

3 081 276

-

-

626 418

3 634 763

80

4 069 419

19 058 970

2 226 777

9 928 531

1 053 495

4 113 878

-

-

789 147

5 016 561

71/73

3 761 688

19 854 311

1 568 618

7 850 981

1 296 468

5 868 176

-

-

896 602

6 135 154

Philippines

91

4 610 041

9 974 871

1 999 979

4 855 059

1 051 976

1 775 752

35 570

117 977

1 522 516

3 226 083

81

3 420 323

9 749 200

1 993 293

6 520 200

936 912

1 903 600

37 462

104 700

452 656

1 220 700

71

2 352 011

8 147 493

1 364 990

5 345 429

681 658

1 746 455

36 698

124 768

268 665

930 841

Thailand

93

5 647 490

19 002 071

4 374 303

13 863 364

411 410

1 163 053

326 616

1 193 778

535 161

2 781 876

78

3 970 510

14 954 592

3 419 531

12 624 550

234 005

814 232

34 732

88 700

282 242

1 427 110

Turkey

91

4 068 432

23 451 099

3 901 389

23 227 689

46 636

135 815

16 937

80 185

1 860

7 410

80

3 558 815

22 764 029

3 493 861

22 357 351

43 000

229 290

20 898

167 397

1 056

9 991

EUROPE [3]

Austria

90

273 210

7 217 498

155 266

-

10 297

-

-

-

107 647

-

80

302 579

6 585 909

178 380

3 296 704

6 946

96 222

-

-

117 253

3 192 983

70

362 216

6 680 888

264 421

5 161 233

6 726

62 465

-

-

91 069

1 457 190

Italy

90

3 023 344

22 702 356

2 660 024

16 666 285

95 045

1 208 337

-

-

262 684

4 827 734

82

3 258 910

23 559 924

2 800 010

17 725 437

131 270

1 293 783

-

-

327 630

4 540 704

70

3 607 262

25 064 218

2 938 533

19 110 961

241 924

1 903 428

-

-

410 744

4 049 829

Spain

89

2 284 944

42 939 208

1 824 069

27 822 437

87 689

2 100 757

20 869

2 860 970

331 541

10 155 044

82

2 344 012

44 311 769

1 791 920

27 709 422

95 356

1 911 249

56 067

3 524 777

400 669

11 166 321

OCEANIA [2]

American Samoa

90

384

2 349

358

2 284

10

24

-

-

16

41

80

1 331

2 428

1 143

2 088

67

57

-

-

121

283

70

1 923

4 212

1 595

3 541

267

490

-

-

61

181

Northern Mariana Isl.

90

119

5 836

67

216

28

4 593

-

-

24

1 027

80

299

4 932

226

736

37

3 340

-

-

36

856

 

(1) Includes only countries for which data for the 1990 census round, and also for the 1980 and/or 1970 census rounds were available.

(2) Excluding 149 Government holdings with an area of 103 035 Ha.