Sizes of farms as reported by the Agricultural Census.

 

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Year Under 5 acres 5 to 50 acres 50 to 300 acres Over 300 acres
1920 1,040 Show data context 1,945 Show data context 1,178 Show data context 116 Show data context
1931 770 Show data context 1,575 Show data context 966 Show data context 86 Show data context
1950 993 Show data context 1,547 Show data context 929 Show data context 102 Show data context
1960 1,137 Show data context 1,513 Show data context 857 Show data context 111 Show data context
1970 342 Show data context 998 Show data context 648 Show data context 142 Show data context
Date: Source:
1920 - 1970 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

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The 1910 Farm Census listed farm acreages using this four-way classification, and data from later years have been simplified to the same bands. In most years, holdings of under 1 acre are specifically excluded.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Surrey AdmC through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Sizes of farms as reported by the Agricultural Census., A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 13th August 2020