HarvestChoice launched a data rescue effort to help discover, retrieve, and use data and tables from historical national household surveys and agricultural census covering countries in sub-Saharan Africa. Survey reports may be downloaded as Acrobat PDF and individual tables are made available as MSExcel worksheets whenever feasible.

[South Africa] Agricultural Survey 2011 (Preliminary)

This census survey provides a summary of farm income, expenditure and debt for the year 2011 for South Africa.

[Tanzania] National Sample Census of Agriculture 2007/2008: Regional Report - Shinyanga Region (Volume Vh)

The census collected detailed data on crop production, crop marketing, crop storage, livestock production, fish farming, tree farming, access to infrastructures and services and poverty indicators.

[Ethiopia] Agricultural Sample Survey 2011/2012 (2004 E.C.) (September - January 2011/2012) Volume VII, Report on Crop and Livestock Product Utilization (Private Peasant Holdings, Meher Season)

The range of data items that the 2011/12 (2004 E.C.) Annual Agricultural Sample Survey (Meher Season) dealt with includes all cereals, pulses and oilseeds and the most commonly grown vegetables, root crops and permanent (perennial) crops.