[Ethiopia] Agricultural Sample Survey 2010/2011 (2003 E.C.) (September - December, 2010) Volume III, Report on Farm Management Practices (Private Peasant Holdings, Meher Season)

Cover Ethiopia 2010/2011 Vol 3


Statistical Bulletin 505, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, Central Statistical Agency, (May 2011)

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The specific objectives of Meher Season Survey (Farm Management Practice) are to estimate the total volume of inputs used, inputs applied area and number of holders using inputs. Companion reports are published separately with estimates of area and production of crops and land use area. This report on Farm Management Practice is based on the private peasant holdings in sedentary rural areas of the country. The data is disaggregated at regional and zonal levels.


  • Number of Holders, Inputs Applied Area and Quantity of Inputs Used (All Fertilizers, Natural, DAP, Urea, Indigenous Seed, Improved Seed, Pesticide, Irrigation, Extension Package )
  • Number of Holders Applying Inputs by Educational Status
  • Number of Holders Reporting Damaged Crop Area (Crop Disease, Frost or Floods, Locust, Shortage of Rain, Too Much Rain, Wild Animals, Birds, Hailstone, Pests, Weeds)
  • Number of Holders by Type of Farm Practice
  • Irrigated Land by Source of Water
  • Farm Area Protected Against Erosion
  • Oxen Shortage by Coping Strategy
  • Oxen Holdings
  • Total Area and Crop Harvesting Frequency
  • Estimatess of Standard Errors and Coefficient of Variations

Crops: Teff, Barley, Wheat, Maize, Sorghum, Finger Millet, Oats/Aja, Rice, Horse/Faba Beans, Field Peas, Haricot Beans, Chick-peas, Lentils, Vetch/Grass Peas, Soya Beans, Fenugreek, Gibto, Neug, Linseed, Groundnuts, Sunflower, Sesame, Rapeseed, Lettuce, Head Cabbage, Ethiopian Cabbage, Tomatoes, Green Peppers, Red Peppers, Swiss Chard, Beetroot, Carrot, Onion, Potatoes, Garlic, Taro/Godere, Sweet Potatoes, Avocado, Bananas, Guava, Lemons, Mangoes, Oranges, Papayas, Pineapples, Chat, Coffee, Hops, Sugar Cane, Enset

Regions: Ethiopia, Tigray, North West Tigray, Central Tigray, East Tigray, South Tigray, Western Tigray, Afar, Amhara, North Gondar, South Gondar, North Wolo, South Wolo, North Shewa, East Gojjam, West Gojjam, Waghamera, Awi, Oromia, Argoba Special Wereda, Oromia, West Wellega, East Wellega, Illubabor, Jimma, West Shewa, North Shewa, East Shewa, Arsi, West Harerge, East Harerge, Bale, Borena, South West Shewa, Guji, West Arsi, Kelem, Horoguduru, Somalie, Shinele, Jijiga, Liben, Benishangul-Gumuz, Metekel, Asosa, Kemashi, Mao Komo Special, S.N.N.P. Region, Gurage, Hadiya, Kembata-Tembaro, Sidama, Gedio, Wolayita, South Omo, Sheka, Keffa, Gamo Gofa, Bench-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, Gambella, Agnuwak, Nuwere, Mezengir, Itang Special, Harari, Dire Dawa