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MAFF UPDATE No.711 (Published on JANUARY 16, 2009)

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Number 711
JANUARY 16, 2009

A weekly update of news from the Japanese
Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
International Policy Planning Division, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
Kasumigaseki 1-2-1, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-8950
Fax: 81-3-5512-7652
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Editor: Yoshiyuki Ohtani

Statistical Survey on Farm Management and Economy

Statistics of Individual Farm Management and Economy by Farming Type in 2007 (Paddy field farming)

[Outline of the Survey Results]

The agricultural gross income of paddy field farmers on national average per commercial farm household in 2007 was 1.84 million yen, 1.3% increase from the previous year.
On the other hand, the agricultural expenditure was 1.47million yen, 2.7% increase from the previous year.
Consequently, the agricultural income was 0.37 million yen, a decrease of 3.6% from the previous year.

[The agricultural income on business farm household was 3.37 million yen, an increase of 3.3% from the previous year, due to expansion of its business scale exceeding that of commercial farm household.]

Table1  Trend of Paddy Field Farming (per household) 


The statistical tables on these survey results are available in excel format at the following URL.
http://www.maff.go.jp/toukei/sokuhou/data/einou-sui2007/einou-sui2007.xls】(Excel: 414KB) 

 

Statistics of Individual Farm Management and Economy by Farming Type in 2007 (Upland field farming)

[Outline of the Survey Results]

The agricultural income of upland field farming on national average per commercial farm household in 2007 was 2.42 million yen, 1.5% decrease from the previous year.

[The agricultural income on business farm household was 5.59 million yen, 0.2% increase from the previous year, due to expansion of its business exceeding that of commercial farm household.]

Table 1  Trend of Upland Field Farming (national average: per household)


 The statistical tables on these survey results are available in excel format at the following URL.
http://www.maff.go.jp/toukei/sokuhou/data/einou-hata2007/einou-hata2007.xls】(Excel: 467KB)

 

Statistics of Individual Farm Management and Economy by Farming Type in 2007
(Vegetable/Fruits and Nuts/Flower Farming Management)

[Outline of the Survey Results]

  1. The agricultural gross income of vegetable farmers on national average per commercial household in 2007 was 4.38 million yen for open-field vegetables, and 9.47 million yen for protected vegetables, 3.0% and 0.5% decrease respectively over the previous year. As for agricultural expenditures, 2.64 million yen for open-field vegetables and 5.60 million yen for protected vegetables, 1.3% and 2.3% increase respectively. Consequently, agricultural income was 1.74 million yen for open-field vegetables and 3.87 million yen for protected vegetables, 8.8% and 4.3% decrease respectively over the previous year.
         [The agricultural income on business farm household was 3.58 million yen for open-field vegetables, and 5.13 million yen for protected vegetables, 5.2% and 2.9% decrease respectively over the previous year.]
  2. The agricultural gross income of fruits and nuts farmers on national average per commercial household was 4.65 million yen, up 3.5% from the previous year, and the agricultural expenditures was 2.77 million yen, up 4.8% from the previous year. Consequently, agricultural income went up to 1.88 million yen, 1.8% increase over the previous year.
         [The agricultural income per business farm household was 3.67 million yen, up 10.6% from the previous year.]

The agricultural gross income of flower farmers on national average per commercial household was 5.95 million yen for raising flowers outdoors, and 12.35 million yen for floriculture indoors, down 0.2% and up 1.1% respectively from the previous year.
The agricultural expenditures was 3.29 million yen, up 0.5% for raising flowers outdoors, and 8.72 million yen, up 3.7% for floriculture indoors from the previous year.
Consequently, the agriculture income was 2.67 million yen for raising flowers outdoors and 3.63 million yen for floriculture indoors, 1.0% and 4.5% decrease respectively from the previous year.
     [The agricultural income on business farm household was 4.44 million yen, up 5.4% for raising flowers outdoors and 5.76 million yen, down 1.3% for floriculture indoors from the previous year.]

Table  Farm Management and Economy Balance on Vegetable/ Fruits and Nuts/ Flower Farming Management


 The statistical tables on these survey results are available in excel format at the following URL.
http://www.maff.go.jp/toukei/sokuhou/data/einou-yasai2007/einou-yasai2007.xls】(Excel: 851KB)

 



STATISTICS

The following statistics are available from the Statistics Planning Division of the Statistics Department (Tel. 03-6744-2037).

 

  1. Statistics on Lumber, November 2008.
  2. Statistics on Plywood, November 2008.
  3. Statistics on Meat Marketing , November 2008.
  4. Statistics on Milk and Milk Products, November 2008.
  5. Index Numbers of Commodity Prices in Agriculture, November 2008.
  6. Statistics on Chicks Hatched, November 2008.
  7. Periodical Statistics on Marketing of Fruits and Vegetables, Middle 10 days of December 2008.
  8. Monthly Statistics on Marketing of Fruits and Vegetables, November 2008.
  9. Statistics on Marketing of Fisheries Products in Consuming Areas, November 2008.
  10. Periodical Statistics on Marketing of Fruits and Vegetables, Last 10 days of December 2008.

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 Notes: 1. All materials are in Japanese unless otherwise noted.
              2. Contacts may not be able to respond to inquiries in any language except Japanese.

 

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