[Zaire] Recensement General de L'Agriculture 1988-1990, Resultats Definitifs

Cover Zaire 1988/1990


Republique du Zaire, Ministere de L'Agriculture, Animation Rurale et Developpement Communautaire, Service National des Statistiques Agricoles, (February 1991)

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The main objectives of the survey of agriculture for Zaire, 1988-90 were to report on the number of farms, agricultural population, cultivated area, type of tenure, livestock production, agricultural equipment and major crops.


  • Population and Area
  • Farms: Number, Population, Area,
  • Distribution of Farms and Cultivated Area by: Age and Sex of Head, Size, Number of Agricultural Workers
  • Distribution of Farms by: Number of Farm Workers and Farm Size, Number in Each Unit and Farm Size, Level of Education and Sex of Head
  • Distribution of Farms by: Means of Transporting Crops, Use of Inputs (Fertilizers, Insecticides, Seeds)
  • Population Distribution of Farms by: Sex, Age.Size of Operation, Educational Level
  • Population Distribution of Agricultural Assets by Gender and Age
  • Distribution of Agricultural Assets by Farm Size
  • Distribution of Parcels and Area by Type of Tenure, Size
  • Livestock Distribution by Age and Sex by Type, Farm Size
  • Distribution, Average Number and Percentage Distribution of the Number of Tools and Facilities
  • Distribution of Farms and Area by Number of Fields, Plots
  • Distribution of Plots by Size, Use of Manure, Use of Seeds, Preparation, Irrigation
  • Distance between Construction and Plots
  • Crops: Acreage by Crop
  • Distribution of Cultivated Area (Hectares and Percentage) by Type of Crop and Farm Size
  • Distribution of Operations by Destination of Production

Crops: Maize, Rice, Peanuts, Beans, Voandzou, Sorghum./Millet, Soybeans, Vigna, Squash, Bananas, Wheat, Eleusine, Cassava, Sugar Cane, Yams, Sweet Potatoes, Taro, Apples, Citrus, Aubergine, Coffee,  Cocoa, Cotton, Palm, Tobacco, Papaya

Livestock:  Cattle, Sheep, Goats, Pigs, Beehives

Regions: Zaire, Bandundu, Bas-Zaire, Equateur, , Haut-Zaire, Kinshasa, Kasai-Occidental, Kasai-Oriental, Maniema, Sud-Kivu, Nord-Kivu, Shaba