Publishing Details

Publication Type: 
Survey Report
Publisher: 
United Republic of Tanzania, Ministry of Agriculture, Food Security and Cooperatives, Ministry of Livestock Development and Fisheries, Ministry of Water and Irrigation, Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Environment, Zanzibar ...
Publication Date: 
July 2012
Pages: 
319

Abstract

This report covers small-scale agriculture households which were selected using statistical sampling techniques in rural and urban areas of Dodoma region. These highlights describe the important findings in relation to agricultural production, productivity, husbandry, access to resources, levels of involvement in agricultural related activities and poverty in Dodoma region. It provides an overview of the agricultural households and down to district level in Dodoma region.

TABLES

  • Type of Agriculture Household, Number and Size of Holding
  • Number of Heads of Agricultural Households by Sex of Head
  • Number of Household Members by District and Sex
  • Age Group
  • Marital Status
  • Survival of Female/Male Parent
  • Household Members Who Can Read and Write by Language
  • Literacy Level
  • Education Status
  • Level of Involvement in Farming Activity
  • Land Ownership/Tenure
  • Number of Agriculture Households by Whether All Land Available to the Household Was Used
  • Number of Agriculture Households by Whether they Consider Having Sufficient Land for the Household
  • Number of Agriculture Households By Whether Female Members of the Household Own or Have Cusomary Right to Land
  • Land Use Area
  • Number of Household members owning most of the crop by Sex of the Main Owner and Crop
  • Crop and Vegetable Production, Area Planted, Quantity Harvested, Yield
  • Number of Crop Growing Households, Agriculture Households
  • Input Use: Organic Fertilizer, Inorganic Fertilizer, Fungicides, Herbicides, Improved Seed, Local Seed, Insecticides, Irrigation
  • Marketing: Households That Sold, Did Not Sell
  • Households Planting Permanent Crops
  • Households That Used Agricultural Equipment by Type
  • Households That Used Tractors/Draft animals to Cultivate Land by Type
  • Tractors/Draft Animals Owned
  • Irrigation
  • Source of Irrigation Water
  • Method Used to Obtain Water
  • Households with Soil Erosion Problems on Their Land
  • Households with Erosion Control/Water Harvesting Facilities on Their Land
  • Households Receiving Credit by Main Source of Credit;
  • Households Receiving Crop Advice, Extension Advice
  • Participation in Out Grower Agreement, Contract Production Agreement
  • Agricultural Constraints
  • Households Rearing Cattle, Breed and Economic Function, Average Herd Per Household
  • Livestock Production
  • Number of Milked Dairy Cows, Average Milk Production Per Cow
  • Average Price Per Litre of Milk
  • Number of Households Rearing Livestock, by Type, Average Head per Household, Herd Size
  • Pests and Parasites: Deworming, Ticks, Tsetse Flies, Newcastle Disease, Fowl Typhoid Disease, Foot and Mouth Disease, Lympyskin Disease
  • Fish Farming
  • Bee Keeping, Quantity of Honey Harvested and Sold, Average Price
  • Household Facilities
  • Main Source of Drinking Water, Time Spent to and from Main Source of Drinking Water
  • Toilets
  • Meals, Meat Consumption, Fish Consumption, Food Satisfaction
  • Main Source of Income

Crops: Maize, Paddy, Sorghum, Bulrush Millet, Finger Millet, Mung Bean, Pulses, Okra, Radish, Turmeric, Bitteer Aubergine, Cassava, Sweet Potato, Yams, Onion, Beans, Cowpeas, Green Gram, Bambaranuts, Field Peas, Sunflower, Simsim, Groundnut, Cabbage, Tomatoes, Spinach, Chillies, Amaranths, Water Mellon, Soya Beans, Cashew Nut, Banana, Mango, Pigeon Pea, Coconut, Orange, Sugar Cane

Livestock: Cattle, Dairy Cattle, Goats, Sheep, Pigs, Chickens, Ducks, Guine Pigs, Turkeys, Rabbits, Donkeys, Horses, Dogs

Districts: Kondoa, Mpwapwa, Kongwa, Dodma Urban, Bahi, Chamwino

Notes

Full Publisher: United Republic of Tanzania, The United Republic of Tanzania, Ministry of Agriculture, Food Security and Cooperatives, Ministry of Livestock Development and Fisheries, Ministry of Water and Irrigation, Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Environment, Zanzibar, Prime Minister's Office, Regional Administration and Local Governments, Ministry of Industries, Trade and Marketing, The National Bureau of Statistics and the Office of the Chief Government Statistician, Zanzibar

Citation

(2012) "[Tanzania] National Sample Census of Agriculture 2007/2008 Small Holder Agriculture: Regional Report - Dodoma Region (Volume Va)," United Republic of Tanzania, Ministry of Agriculture, Food Security and Cooperatives, Ministry of Livestock Development and Fisheries, Ministry of Water and Irrigation, Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Environment, Zanzibar ....

Additional Attributes

Geographic Coverage: Tanzania, East & Central Africa
Keywords: Africa, Agricultural Census, Agricultural Credit, Agricultural Pests, Agricultural Statistics, Bee Colonies, Census, Crop Area, Crop Production, Crop Yields, Crops, Data Rescue, Dodoma Region (Tanzania), East & Central Africa, Extension Services, Farm Equipment, Farm Finance, Farm Households, Farm Inputs, Fisheries, Household Surveys, Irrigation, Land Tenure, Land Use, Livestock, Livestock Production, Poverty, Soil Management, Storage, Tanzania