[Malawi] National Sample of Agriculture, 1992/93, Volume II, Smallholder Garden Survey Report

Cover Malawi 1992/1993 Vol 2


Zomba, Malawi: Malawi Government, National Statistical Office, (2007)

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This report contains the results of the Garden Survey which is one of the modules of the National Sample Surveys of Agriculture (NSSA). The NSSA was carried out in 1992/93 agricultural season from October 1992 to September 1993. The data was collected from a sample of rural smallholder households...

This report is one in series of five volumes in publishing the NSSA survey results. The data presented in this report include information on cropping pattern, production and yield of various crops and crop husbandry practices.


  • Garden by Holding Size, Ploughing Method, Ridging Method, Planting Method
  • Percentage of Cultivated Area by Source of Permission to Use Land
  • Number of Plots by Holding Size
  • Percentage of Plots by Maize Variety, Seed, Fertilizer Applied, Sex of Household Head; Source of Financing
  • Cropping Pattern
  • Crop Production, Mean Yield

Crops: Maize, Rice, Groundnuts, Pulses, Millet, Sorghum, Root Crops, Soya Beans, Mixed Beans, Pigion Peas, White Haricot, Dolichos Beans, Finger Millet, Bullrush, Cassava, Sweet Potatoes, Irish Potatoes, Yam, Sunflower, Wheat, Cotton, Tobacco, Wheat, Sunflower

Regions: Malawi, Karonga, Mzuzu, Kasungu, Salima, Lilongwe, Machinga, Blantyre, Shire Valley