[South Africa] Agricultural Survey, 1988; Landbou-opname, 1988

Cover South Africa 1988


Report 11-01-01 (1988); Verslag 11-01-01 (1988), Pretoria, South Africa: Republic of South Africa, Central Statistical Service, (March 1990)

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This report contains the results of the sample survey on agriculture undertaken for South Africa in respect of 1988.


  • Farming Units: Number and Area, Value
  • Employment: Working Proprietors/Tenants/Family Members, Paid Employees
  • Employment: Regular Employees, Casual and Seasonal Employees, Blacks, Coloureds, Asians, Whites
  • Employee Remuneration: Cash Wages, Salaries and Cash Bonuses, Other Remuneration including Payments in Kind (Regular Employees, Casual and Seasonal Employees, Africans/Blacks, Coloureds, Indians/Asians, Whites)
  • Gross Income from Agricultural Products:  Field Crop Products, Horticultural Products, Animals and Animal Products  Forestry Products
  • Total 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 and Tools, Animals and Poultry
  • Land Utilisation: Irrigation, Dry Land, Planted Pasture, Natural Pasture, Commercial Forest, Other
  • Farming Debt: Type of Obligation
  • Farming Unit Size Groups
  • Gross Income from Agricultural Products: Sales of Livestock, Milk and Cream, Wool Pelts/Fur Mohair, Poultry and Poultry Products, Game Breeding and Hunting, Fish Breeding and Fishing, Forestry Products
  • Current Expenditures:  Seed and Plant Material, Stock and Poultry Feed, Fertilisers, Packing Materials, Remedies for Combating Diseases and Pests, Transport, Veterinary Services, Materials, Contractors, Repairs, Electricity, Licence Fees, Insurance Premiums, Tax, Interest, Rental, Rations

Crops: Summer Cereals, Winter Cereals,  Fodder Crops, Oil-seeds, Legumes, Sugar-cane,  Deciduous Fruit, Subtropical Fruit, Citrus Fruit, Potatoes and Vegetables, Nuts, Tea, Coffee, Horticultural Products

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