The 2004 Botswana Agricultural Census was the third census of agriculture in the country. Since 1967, annual agricultural sample surveys have been providing agricultural statistics. The first livestock census was carried out in 1971, while two agricultural censuses, covering both crops and livestock, were conducted in 1982 and 1993.
Kind of Data
Census/enumeration data [cen]
Unit of Analysis
- Agricultural Holding and Holders
The Census covered the entire country. The 2004 BAC covered all agricultural holdings of both the Traditional and the Commercial Sector.
Producers and sponsors
Central Statistics Office (CSO)
Ministry of Finance and Development Planning
Division of Agricultural Planning and Statistics
Ministry of Agriculture
Dates of Data Collection
Third Phase, (enumeration of the commercial sector)