[South Africa] Agricultural Survey 1987; Landbou-opname 1987

Cover South Africa 1987


Report 11-01-01 (1987); Verslag 11-01-01 (1987), Pretoria, South Africa: Republic of South Africa, Central Statistical Service, (May 1989)

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This report contains the results of the third sample survey on agriculture undertaken for South Africa in respect of 1987.


  • Farming Units: Number and Area
  • Employment: Working Proprietors/Tenants/Family Members, Paid Employees (Regular, Casual, Domestic and Garden)
  • Employee Remuneration: Cash Wages, Salaries and Cash Bonuses, Other Remuneration including Payments in Kind and Free Housing 
  • Gross Income from the Sale of Agricultural and Livestock Production
  • Expenditures:  Current, Capital (Equipment Purchased (New, Used), New Buildings Erected, New Development Work Undertaken)
  • Market Value of Farming Assets: Land and Improvements, Vehicles/Machinery/Equipment/Tools, Animals and Poultry
  • Farming Debt
  • Farming Unit Size Groups
  • Whites, Coloureds, Asians, Blacks
  • Current Expenditures:  Seed and Plant Material, Stock and Poultry Feed, Packing Materials, Fertilizers, Remedies for Combating Diseases and Pests, Transport, Veterinary Services,  Materials, Contractors, Repairs, Electricity, Licence Fees, Insurance Premiums, Tax, Interest, Rental, Rations, Use of Fruit and Grazing Rights Paid
  • Gross Income from Agricultural Products: Game and Fish Breeding and Hunting, Fishing, Forestry Products

Crops: Summer Cereals, Winter Cereals,  Sugar-cane,  Fruit/Nuts/Coffee/Tea, Vine-Growing Fruit,  Potatoes and Vegetable

Regions: South Africa, Cape, Natal, Transvaal, Orange Free State, Development Regions, Statistical Regions