Food and Agriculture Statistics

Structural data from agricultural censuses. Country trends 1990–2010

The new FAOSTAT domain on structural data from agricultural censuses disseminates data collected in national censuses of agriculture and enables much easier comparison and assessment of trends over time of the agricultural structures of all member countries. The new domain presents structural data such as the number and size of the holdings, land tenure, land use, gender and farm labour.

The data are not available annually, as census structural data are collected and reported on a decennial basis.

The first datasets analyzes the country trends for the period 1990-2010.



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FAOSTAT Structural data from agricultural censuses domain

World Programme for the census of agriculture website

Press release: FAO unveils new public tool based on agricultural census data