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 1,713 Show data context 3,240 Show data context 3,407 Show data context 522 Show data context
1931 1,663 Show data context 3,132 Show data context 3,112 Show data context 523 Show data context
1950 2,447 Show data context 2,803 Show data context 2,594 Show data context 589 Show data context
1960 2,861 Show data context 2,685 Show data context 2,252 Show data context 659 Show data context
1970 1,035 Show data context 1,651 Show data context 1,485 Show data context 723 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, Essex 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