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 768 Show data context 1,453 Show data context 1,041 Show data context 311 Show data context
1931 580 Show data context 1,274 Show data context 996 Show data context 320 Show data context
1950 895 Show data context 1,211 Show data context 958 Show data context 309 Show data context
1960 907 Show data context 1,039 Show data context 883 Show data context 309 Show data context
1970 228 Show data context 618 Show data context 606 Show data context 335 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, Berkshire 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: 07th April 2020