Agricultural Census 2020

Average agricultural area of farms in 2020: 69 hectares in metropolitan France and 5 hectares in the overseas departments

In 2020, there were 389,000 farms in metropolitan France, about 100,000 fewer than in 2010 at the time of the last Census. The average size of farms continues to increase. The number of specialist livestock farms is decreasing more strongly than the number of specialist crop farms. Non-family permanent employees provide the largest share of the annual number of worked hours in farms. In the overseas departments, there is 26,600 farms in 2020.
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Caractéristiques socio-démographiques
Démographie, taille et spécialisation
Toutes cultures, productions végétales
Tous animaux, productions animales
Années de référence (3)
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2020
2010
1970
Niveau géographique (1)
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France entière