Sizes of farms as reported by the Agricultural Census.

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Agricultural Census Farm Size Categories for 1920 1920 1931
Under 5 acres 845 Show data context 603 Show data context
5 to 20 acres 1,091 Show data context 785 Show data context
20 to 50 acres 808 Show data context 653 Show data context
50 to 100 acres 661 Show data context 653 Show data context
100 to 150 acres 466 Show data context 493 Show data context
150 to 300 acres 815 Show data context 851 Show data context
Over 300 acres 424 Show data context 411 Show data context
Date: Source:
1920 - 1931 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

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In 1920 and 1930 the Agricultural Census reported farm sizes using these categories, defined in acres.

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10073881/cube/AGCEN_FARMSIZE_A_1920

Date accessed: 22nd September 2019