[South Africa] Census of Agricultural and Pastoral Production, 1980; Sensus van Landbrou-en Veeteeltproduksie, 1980

Cover South Africa 1980

Citation: 

Report 06-01-16; Verslag 06-01-16, Pretoria, South Africa: Republic of South Africa, Central Statistical Services, (August 1985)

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Abstract

This is report contains the results of the 1980 Agricultural Census for South Africa which was the second postal survey on agriculture undertaken by the Central Statistical Services. The survey covered 69,372 farming units.

TABLES

  • Farming Units: Number, Area
  • Employment: Total, Regular Employees, Casual Employees, Domestic Servants
  • Remuneration of Labour: Chas/Salaries/Wages, Value of Rations and Other Goods and Services
  • Production of Agricultural Crops: Total, Holders and Employees, National States
  • Livestock: Total, Holders and Employees, National States
  • Motor Vehicles, Tractors and Combines: Motor Cars and Station Wagons, Lorries/Jeeps and Trucks, Tractors, Combines, Trailers, Engines/Electrical Motors: Ownership, Leasing
  • Expenditure Incurred in Connection with Farming Operations:  Current, Capital (New Equipment Purchased, New Buildings Erected and Development Works Undertaken)
  • Farming Debt (Mortgages on Land, Other Loans and Debt
  • Number of Farms, current Expenditure and Value of Sales According to Ownership: Individuals and Partnerships, Companies and Co-operatives, Public Corporations, Municipalities/Local Authorities and Government Enterprise
  • Whites, Coloureds, Asians, Blacks
  • Agricultural Crops: Area Planted, Production
  • Maize: Area Planted, Production, Reaped and Threshed, Reaped but Not Threshed, Sole and Expected Sales (Own Account, On Behalf of Employees), Taken Away by Harvest Teams, Quantity Retained
  • Horticultural Crops: Area Planted Production
  • Flowers/Bulbs and Shrubs: Cultivated in the Open, Cultivated Under Shelter
  • Livestock and Poultry: Total, Holders, Non-holders
  • Cattle: Number, Breed, Age, Stud, Non-stud
  • Current Expenditures by Ownership (Individuals and Partnerships, Companies and Co-operatives, Public Corporations, Municipalities/Local Authorities/Government Enterprises): Seed and Plant Material, Stock and Poultry Feed, Packing Material, Fertilizers, Remedies for Treatment of Diseases and Pests,Transport, Veterinary Services, Other Agricultural Services, Maintenance and Repairs to Buildings, Maintenance and Repairs to Machinery, Electricity Purchased, Licence Fees, Third Party Insurance, Insurance Premiums, Tax, Interest, Rent
  • New Equipment Purchased for Farming Purposes According to Ownership:  Motor Cars, Lorries, Tractors, Combines, Pumping and Supplying Water Equipment, Generating Electricity Equipment, Other
  • New Buildings Erected and Development Works Undertaken: New Dwelling Houses/Additions, New Fencing Erected and Gates Installed, New Works for Development and Use of Water, New Orchards and Vineyards, New Timber and Wattle Plantations, New Works for Development and Use of Land, Other
  • Value of Farm Products and Livestock Sold
  • Livstock Purchased

Crops:  Maize, Grain Sorghum, Wheat, Oats, Barley, Lucerne, Seed Cotton, Edible Dry Beans, Millet and Manna, Grain Sorghum, Groundnuts, Sunflower Seed, Vegetables, Nuts, Flowers/Bulbs/Shrubs,

Livestock:  Cattle, Sheep, Karakul Sheep, Non-woolled Sheep, Woolled Sheep, Goats, Pigs, Fowls

Regions: South Africa, Main Regions, Cape, Wynberg, Simonstown, 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, Mafeking, 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, Natal, 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, Statistical Regions