[Ethiopia] Agricultural Sample Survey 2005/2006 (1998 E.C.) (September - December, 2005), Volume IV, Report on Land Utilization, (Private Peasant Holdings, Meher Season)

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Statistical Bulletin 361, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, Central Statistical Agency, (August 2006)

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The 2005/06 (1998 E.C) Agricultural Sample Survey was conducted to furnish data on land utilization within the private peasant holdings for Meher season of the same year. The Survey results are presented in this bulletin and on electronic media for data users. This report comprises three parts. Part I contains the objectives of the annual survey. Part II deals with coverage of the survey, sample design, field organization and method of data collection and Part III includes summary of the results. Estimation procedures and formulation of estimates of totals and variance are presented in Appendix I. Estimates of the standard errors with the corresponding coefficients of variations for land use area are presented in Appendix II.


  • Land Use Area, Number of Households and Holders by Size of Holding (Temporary Crop Area, Permanent Crop Area, Fallow Land, Grazing Land, Wood Land)
  • Distribution of Agricultural Households by Holding Size and Household Size
  • Distribution of Holders by Age, Holding Type and Sex
  • Distribution of Holders by Educational Level, Holding Type and Sex
  • Area by Crop and Holding Size
  • Distribution of Holders and Area by Holding Size, Tenure System and Holding Type
  • Distribution of Households, Holders, Land Area and Parcels by Tenure System
  • Distribution of Holders and Area by Holding Size and Sex of Holder
  • Standard Errors and Coefficients of Variations

Crops: Cereals, Teff, Barley, Wheat, Maize, Sorghum, Finger Millet, Oats/Aja, Rice, Pulses, Horse Beans, Field Peas, Haricot Beans, Chickpeas, Lentils, Vetch/Grass Peas, Soya Beans, Fenugreek, Gibto, Oilseeds, Neug, Linseed, Groundnuts, Safflower, Sesame, Rapeseed, Vegetables, Lettuce, Head Cabbage, Ethiopian Cabbage, Tomatoes, Green Peppers, Red Peppers, Swiss Chard, Root Crops, Beetroot, Carrot, Onion, Potatoes, Garlic, Taro/Godere, Sweet Potatoes, Chat, Coffee, Gesho, Fruit Crops, Sugar Cane

Regions: Ethiopia, Tigray, North West Tigray, Central Tigray, East Tigray, South Tigray, Western Tigray, Afar, Zone 1, Zone 3, Amhara, North Gonder, South Gonder, North Wolo, South Wolo, North Shewa, East Gojjam, West Gojjam, Waghamera, Awi, Oromia, West Welega, East Welega, Illubabor, Jimma, West Shewa, North Shewa, East Shewa, Arsi, West Harerge, East Harerge, Bale, Borena, South West Shewa, Guji, Somale, Shinele, Jijiga, Liben, Benishangul-Gumuz, Metekel, Asosa, Kemashi,  S.N.N.P. Region, Gurage, Hadiya, Kembata- Tembaro, Sidama, Gedio, Wolayita, South Omo, Sheka, Keffa, Gamo Gofa, Benchi-Maji, Yem Special Wereda, Amaro Special Wereda, Burji Special Wereda, Konso Special Wereda, Derashe Special Wereda, Dawro, Basketo Special Wereda, Konta Special Wereda, Silite, Alaba Special Wereda,  Harari, Addis Abeba, Dire Dawa