[South Africa] Survey of Large Scale Agriculture 2006 (Preliminary)

Cover South Africa 2006


Statistical Release P1101.1, Pretoria, South Africa: Statistics South Africa, Department of Agriculture, (October 2007)

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In this publication, Statistics South Africa releases the results of a survey of the large scale agriculture sector for the financial year ending 28 February 2006.

This survey covered enterprises within the large scale agriculture sector that are registered for Value Added Tax (VAT) and/or Income Tax (IT) and are primarily involved in farming activities e.g. growing of field crops, the raising of livestock and the production of milk, eggs and wool.


  • Farming Units
  • Employment: Proprietors, Full Time Employees, Seasonal/Casual
  • Employees' Remuneration (Salaries and Wages)
  • Gross Farming Income: Field Crop Products, Horticultural Products, Animals/Livestock, Animal/Livestock Products
  • Other Income
  • Expenditures: Current, Capital
  • Livestock Purchases
  • Market Value of Farming Assets
  • Farming Debt: Mortgages
  • Losses

Regions:  South Africa, Eastern Cape, Free State, Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga, Northern Cape, North West, Western Cape