[Ethiopia] Agricultural Sample Survey 1997/98 (1990 E.C.) Volume I: Report on Area and Production for Major Crops (Private Peasant Holdings, Meher Season)

Cover Ethiopia 1997/1998 Vol 1


Statistical Bulletin 189, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, Central Statistical Authority, (June 1998)

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This report presents the 1997/98 (1990 E.C.) Agricultural Sample Survey (AgSS) area and production survey results for the major crops produced within the private peasant holdings sector of Ethiopia's economy. The report includes the objectives of this annual survey while outlining: coverage and content of the survey, sample design, field organization, training of field staff, method of data collection, as well as the survey estimates of area, production and yield of major crops. Estimation procedures and formulations for estimates of totals, ratios, and variance are presented in Appendix I. Estimates of the standard errors with the corresponding coefficient of variations for area and production for the major crops, the number of agricultural households covered, parcels and fields measured, and number of crop cuttings completed are presented in Appendix II and Appendix III.


  • Estimates of Area, Production and Yield of Major Crops
  • Crop Damage
  • Estimations of Standard Errors and Coefficient of Variations

Crops: Cereals, Teff, Barley, Wheat, Maize, Sorghum, Millet, Oats, Pulses, Horse Beans, Field Peas, Haricot Beans, Chick Peas, Lentils, Vetch, Neug, Linseed, Rapeseed, Ground Nuts, Sunflower, Sesame, Fenugreek

Regions: Ethiopia, Tigray, West Tigray, Central Tigray, East Tigray, South Tigray, Afar, Zone 1, Zone 3, Zone 5, Amhara, North Gonder, South Gonder, North Wolo, South Wolo, North Shewa, East Gojam, West Gojam, Waghamera, Agewawia, Oromia, West Welega, East Welega, Illubabor, Jimma, West Shewa, North Shewa, East Shewa, Arsi, West Harerge, East Harerge, Bale, Borena, Somale, Shinele, Jijiga, Moyale, Benishangul-Gumuz, Metekel, Asosa, Kemeshi, S.N.N.P. Region, Gurage, Hadiya, Kembata Alaba Tembaro, Sidama, Gedio, North Omo, South Omo, Keficho-Shekicho, Benchi-Maji, Yem Special Wereda, Amaro Special Wereda, Burji Special Wereda, Konso Special Wereda, Derashe Special Wereda, Gambela, Harari, Addis Ababa, Dire Dawa