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 Proportion of agricultural holdings with lucrative non agricultural activities (%)
Characteristic Description
Name Proportion of agricultural holdings with lucrative non agricultural activities (%) by Geographic localization (NUTS - 2002); Decennial
Regularity Decennial
Source Statistics Portugal, Agriculture census - historical series
First available period 1999
Last available period 2009
  • Data reference period
  • Geographic localization (NUTS - 2002)
  • AGRICULTURAL HOLDING:  Technical-economic unit that uses common production factors such as labour, machinery, facilities, land, among others, fulfilling the following four conditions: 1) yield agricultural products or maintain, in good agricultural and environmental conditions, the lands that are no longer used for productive purposes; 2) reach or exceed a certain size (in area or number of animals); 3) be subject to a single management; 4) be located in a well-defined and identifiable area.
  • OTHER GAINFUL ACTIVITIES (non-farm work on the holding):  Profit-making activities at a holding that are not farming but are directly related to agricultural activity and use the holding's resources.
  • REFERENCE PERIOD:  The length of time for which data are collected, e.g. a specific day, month or year.

(NUmber of agricultural holdings with lucrative non agricultural activities/ Total number of agricultural holdings)*100

Measure unit (symbol) Percentage (%)
Power of 10  0
Last update date 23/05/2011

information presented in 28/5/2024