[Senegal] Recensement National de l'Agriculture 1998-99, Volume 4, Rapport General du Recensement de l'Agriculture Pluviale

Cover Senegal 1998/1999 Vol 4


Republique du Senegal Ministere de L'Agriculture, Organisation des Nations Unies pour L'Alimentation et L'Agriculture (FAO), (September 2000)

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Volume 4 of the Senegal National Census of Agriculture for 1998-1999 focuses on the results of the census of rainfed agriculture. It contains three main parts: organization and execution of the census, overview of the census and main statistical tables.


  • Distribution of Farms and Total Acreage by Farm Size (Area Cultivated)
  • Distribution of Farms and Total Acreage by Number of Cultivated Plots
  • Distribution of Cultivated Plots and Total Cultivated Area by Crop Grown, Size of Parcel, Sex of the Head of the Plot
  • Distribution of Plots by Crop and Age of the Head of the Plot
  • Distribution of the Total Cultivated Area by Crop Grown and Age of the Head of the Plot
  • Type of Fertilizer Used (None, Organic, Chemical)
  • Type of Seed Used (Personal, Certified)
  • Cropping History of Plots
  • Type of Land Improvement
  • Tenure or Acquisition of Plots
  • Level of Education
  • Crop Acreage
  • Distribution of Rural Agricultural Population by: Age, Sex, Relationship to the Head Operator, Level of Education, Main Activity
  • Distribution of Agricultural Equipment or Infrastructure
  • Distribution of Agricultural Labor by Status, Age and Sex
  • Distribution of Agricultural Labor in Collectives
  • Distribution of Livestock by Class and Sex of Owner
  • Quantity of Inputs Used (Personal Seed Stocks, Seeds, Solid Fertilizers, Liquid Herbicides, Solid/Liquid Pesticides)

Crops: Peanuts, Millet, Sorghum, Maize, Rice, Fonio, Cowpeas, Cassava, Sweet Potatoes, Tomato, Okra, Watermelon, Sesame, Tea (Bissap), Cereals, Groundnuts

Livestock: Cattle, Sheep, Goats, Horses, Donkeys, Camels, Pigs, Poultry

Regions: Senegal, Dakar, Diourbel, Saint-Louis, Tambacounda, Kaolack, Thies, Louga, Fatick, Kolda,  Rufisque, Bambey, Mbacke, Dagana, Matam, Podor, Bakel, Kedougou, Tambacounda,  Kaffrine, Kalack, Nioro du Rip, Mbour,  Tivaouane, Kebemer, Linguere, Foundiougne, Sedhiou, Velingara, Gossas