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 1,187 Show data context 2,798 Show data context 2,089 Show data context 238 Show data context
1931 1,114 Show data context 2,486 Show data context 2,157 Show data context 196 Show data context
1950 1,279 Show data context 1,875 Show data context 1,968 Show data context 240 Show data context
1960 1,200 Show data context 1,575 Show data context 1,754 Show data context 279 Show data context
1970 345 Show data context 950 Show data context 1,266 Show data context 359 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, Nottinghamshire 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: 09th August 2020