Publishing Details

Publication Type: 
Survey Report
Publisher: 
Republic of South Africa, Central Statistical Service
Publication Date: 
March 1987
Series: 
Report 06-01-17; Verslag 06-01-17
Pages: 
278
ISBN: 
0 621 10682 8
Publication Place: 
Pretoria, South Africa

Abstract

This is the first report in the series of four from the 1981 Agricultural Census for South Africa. It includes data in respect of the number, area and value of farming units, land utilisation, irrigation, employment, remuneration of labour and accommodation for Black, Coloured and Asian employees.

 

TABLES

  • Farming Units: Number (Total, Individuals and Partnerships, Companies)
  • Farming Units Area:  Total, Cultivated Land (Dry Land, Irrigation), Land Temporarily Fallow, Natural Permanent Pasture, Other
  • Total Employment, Employees, Average Number: Total, Regular, Casual (Whites, Coloured, Asians, Black)
  • Domestic Servants
  • Remuneration of Labour: Cash, Salaries, Wages (Regular Employees, Casual Employees, Domestic Employees, Whites, Coloured, Asians, Black)
  • Value of Rations and Other Goods and Services  (Regular Employees, Casual Employees, Domestic Employees, Whites, Coloured, Asians, Black)
  • Number of Farms; Area of Farms (Own Land, Leased Land, Farmed on Shares); Value of Farms (White, Coloured, Asian, Public Company, Private Company, Public Corporation, Co-operative, Municipality, Government Enterprise
  • Perennial Plantings:Orchards/Vineyards/Sugar Plantations etc, Fodder Crops, Timber and Wattle Plantations.: Total, Under Regular Irrigation, Dry Land
  • Land Use:  Annual Plantings (Under Regular Irrigation, Dry Land), Land Temporarily Fallow, Land under Natural Veld (Without Tree Growth, Scattered Tree Growth), Indigenous Forests (Dense and True Forests, Scrub Forest and Dwarf Trees), Other Land
  • Irrigation: Area Under Irrigation by Source of Water (Government Irrigation Schemes, Boreholes and Wells, Springs/Rivers/Streams, Farm Dams)
  • Area Under Irrigation by Method of Irrigation
  • Length of Irrigation Pipes by Diameter and Type
  • Accommodations for Black, Coloured and Asian Employees:  Houses, Hostels, Rooms, Huts (Bricks, Corrugated Iron, Timber, Other)
  • Number of Dwellings Erected with the Help of Loans

Regions: South Africa, Cape, Wynberg, Simonstown, Goodwood, Bellville, Stellenbosch, Kuilsriivier/River, Somerset-West, Strand, Paarl, Wellington, Uniondale, Joubertina, Humansdorp, Hankey, Oudtshoorn, Calitzdorp, Ladismith, Knysna, George, Mossel Bay, Riversdale, Caledon, Hermanus, Bredasdorp, Swellendam, Heidelberg, Worcester, Ceres, Tulbagh, Robertson, Montagu, Malmesbury, Hopefield, Piketberg, Vredenburg, Clanwilliam, Vredendal, Vanrhynsdorp, Namakwaland, Port Elizabeth, Ultenhage, Kirkwood, Calvinia, Williston, Sutherland, Beaufort-West, Fraserburg, Laingsburg, Prince Albert, Victoria-West, Murraysburg, Jansenville, Steytlerville, Willowmore, Aberdeen, Graaff-Reinet, Pearston, Cradock, Middelburg, Hopetown, Britstown, De Aar, Philipstown, Richmond, Hanover, Colesberg, Noupoort, Prieska, Carnarvon, Kimberley, Gordonia, Kenhardt, Kuruman, Postmasburg, Hay, Vryburg, Herbert, Barkly-West, Warrenton, Hartswater, East London, King William's Town, Komga, Stutterhelm, Cathcart, Queenstown, Tarka, Sterkstroom, Molteno, Albany, Somerset-East, Alexandria, Bathurst, Fort Beaufort, Adelaide, Bedford, Peddie, Victoria-East, Stockenstrom, Barkly East, Wodehouse, Indwe, Elliot, Maclear, Lady Grey, Aliwal-North, Albert, Venterstad, Steynsburg, Hofmeyr, Durban, Pinetown, Inanda, Lower Tugela, Camperdown, Richmond, Ixopo, New Hanover, Lions River, Umvoti, Kranskop, Pietermaritzburg, Port Shepstone, Alfred, Umzinto, Underberg, Impendle, Polela, Mount Currie, Newcastle, Utrecht, Dannhauser, Dundee, Glencoe, Kliprivier, Weenen, Mooi River, Estcourt, Bergville, Paulpietersburg, Ngotshe, Vryheid, Babanango, Hlabisa, Lower Umfolozi, Mtonjaneni, Eshowe, Mtunzini, Ubombo, Pretoria, Wonderboom, Johannesburg, Randburg, Germiston, Alberton, Boksburg, Kempton Park, Benoni, Brakpan, Springs, Nigel, Delmas, Heidelberg, Balfour, Highveld Ridge, Krugersdorp, Roodepoort, Westonaria, Randfontein, Oberholzer, Brits, Cullinan, Bronkhorstspruit, Vereeniging, Vanderbijlpark, Thabazimbi, Warmbad, Rustenburg, Swartruggens, Marico, Pietersburg, Potgietersrus, Waterberg, Messina, Soutpansberg, Letaba, Nelspruit, Barberton, Witrivier, Pelgrimsrus, Lydenburg, Witbank, Middelburg, Groblersdal, Belfast, Waterval-Boven, Bethal, Standerton, Volksrust, Carolina, Ermelo, Amersfoort, Wakkerstroom, Plot Retlef, Klerksdorp, Potchefstroom, Ventersdorp, Coligny, Koster, Lichtenburg, Delareyville, Wolmaransstad, Schwelzer-Reneke, Bloemhof, Christiana, Boshof, Jacobsdal, Koffiefontein, Fauresmith, Zastron, Rouxville, Smithfield, Bethulie, Sasolburg, Kroonstad, Ventersburg, Hennenman, Parys, Vredefort, Koppies, Heilbron, Viljoenskroon, Bothaville, Wesselsbron, Hoopstad, Bultfontein, Theunissen, Bethlehem, Harrismith, Vrede, Frankfort, Reitz, Lindley, Senekal, Fouriesburg, Ficksburg, Odendaalsrus, Welkom, Virginia, Bloemfontein, Petrusburg, Brandfort, Winburg, Marquard, Clocolan, Excelsior, Ladybrand, Wepener, Dewetsdorp, Reddersburg, Edenburg, Trompsburg, Jagersfontein, Philippolis, Orange Free State, Natal, Statistical Regions

Notes

Full title: Census of Agriculture, 1981, Farming Units: Number, Area, Value, Land Utilisation, Irrigation, Employment, Remuneration of Labour and Accomodation; Sensus van Landbour 1981, Boerderyeehede: Getal, Oppervlakte, Waarde, Grondbenutting, Besproeiing, Werkgeleentheid, Arbeidsvergoeding en Akkommadasie, D1, D2

Citation

(1987) "[South Africa] Census of Agriculture, 1981, Farming Units: Number, Area, Value, Land Utilisation, Irrigation, Employment, Remuneration of Labour and Accomodation; Sensus van Landbour 1981, Boerderyeehede: Getal, Oppervlakte, Waarde, Grondbenutting...," Report 06-01-17; Verslag 06-01-17, Republic of South Africa, Central Statistical Service.

Additional Attributes

Geographic Coverage: South Africa, Southern Africa
Keywords: Africa, Agricultural Census, Agricultural Labor, Agricultural Statistics, Data Rescue, Employment, Farms, Household Surveys, Income, Irrigation, Land Use, South Africa, Southern Africa, Surveys, Wages