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AGRICULTURAL HOLDING (FOR CENSUS PURPOSES)

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Definition:
An agricultural holding (for agricultural census purposes) is a techno-economic unit of agricultural production comprising all livestock kept and all land used wholly or partly for agricultural purposes and operated under the management of one person or more , without regard to title, legal form, size or location.

Source Publication:
Handbook of Household Surveys, Revised Edition, Studies in Methods, Series F, No. 31, United Nations, New York, 1984, para. 13.9.

Statistical Theme: Agriculture and fisheries statistics

Created on Tuesday, September 25, 2001

Last updated on Friday, February 28, 2003