National Statistics

Total factor productivity of the agricultural industry

Annual statistics giving an indicator of the long-term performance of the UK agricultural industry.


Total factor productivity is a key measure of the economic performance of agriculture and an important driver of farm incomes. It represents how efficiently the agricultural industry uses the resources that are available to turn inputs into outputs. Outputs and inputs are adjusted for quality by weighting the volumes by price.

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