In general, this chapter deals with the agricultural census data that indicates the type of inputs applied, quantity of inputs applied, the irrigated cropland area, estimates of cropland area damage, number of holders who applied different agricultural inputs and farm management practices, and number of holders covered by extension package programs in Ethiopia. Data are presented for private holdings in rural areas for both Meher and Belg seasons, and urban areas of holdings for Meher season. For urban areas, data are collected and presented only on the inputs applied and the irrigated cropland area and number of holders who applied farm inputs. Also, data are presented at national and regional levels in Statistical Tables 6.1 – 6.64. Moreover, Estimates, Standard Errors (S.E.) and Coefficients of Variation (C.V.) are given in Annex Tables 6.1 and 6.2 for some relevant variables.
Total Area Under Improved Farm Management Practices by Crop Categories in Rural and Urban Areas
Area Under Agricultural Inputs and Irrigation Practices (Irrigation, Improved Seeds, Pesticides, Fertilizers)
Number of Holders Applying Fertilizers, Area Under Fertilizers and Quantity of Fertilizers Applied by Type (Natural, Chemical, DAP, Urea)
Number of Holders Utilizing Improved Seeds and Quantity of Improved Seeds Applied
Holders Applying Agricultural Inputs and Participating in Extension Programs by Level of Education