Collection

Structure of the agricultural industry

Statistics about the structure of the agricultural industry.

This series includes a range of publications about the structure of the farming industry in England and the UK. The statistics include information on agricultural land use, crop areas, yields and production, livestock populations, the agricultural workforce and diversification activity on farms.

These publications summarise information from the June survey of agriculture and horticulture, administrative systems used in agriculture (eg information from the cattle tracing system and the annual sheep and goat inventory) and other farming surveys run by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, the Scottish Government, the Welsh Government and the Department for Agriculture and Rural Development for Northern Ireland.

Data sets

A series of data sets giving detailed statistics about farming in England and the UK.

  1. Structure of the agricultural industry in England and the UK at June

    • Statistical data set
  2. Livestock numbers in England and the UK

    • Statistical data set
  3. Farm labour profiles from the England and UK farm structure survey

    • National Statistics

2012 publications

Publications giving 2012 survey results for England and the UK.

  1. Farming statistics: livestock populations at 1 December 2012 – UK and England

    • National Statistics
  2. Farming statistics: land use, livestock populations and agricultural workforce at 1 June 2012 – UK

    • National Statistics
  3. Farming statistics: land use, livestock populations and agricultural workforce at 1 June 2012 – England

    • National Statistics

Other publications

Other results from surveys of the structure of the agricultural industry.

  1. Diversification and renewable energy production on farms in England in 2010

    • National Statistics

Background information

Information about data sources, survey methodology and data uses.

  1. Structure of the agricultural industry: survey notes and guidance

    • Detailed guide