Macedonia


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AGRICULTURE

 


Agricultural population (in thousands)

Total population

2 066

Agricultural population

213

Non agricultural population

1 853

Source : 2004, FAOSTAT


Land use

Cultivated surface area

Irrigated surface area

Number of farms

Number of tractors

Source : 2003, FAOSTAT


Production indicators

Main crops

Product Production (in thousands) Harvested surface (1000 ha) Yield by hectare (kg/ha)
Wheat 334 108 3081
Grapes 266 25 10629
Potatoes 187 13 14477
Maize 148 33 4491
Barley 137 50 2719

Source : 2005, FAOSTAT

Livestock


Specie Headcount (in thousands)
Chickens 2617
Sheep 1244
Cattle 248
Pigs 156
Beehives 67

Source : 2005, FAOSTAT


Fishing (in metric tons)



Shellfish, mollusks and cephalopods Saltwater fish Freshwater fish

Source : 2005, FAOSTAT

Useful links

Macedonian Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry & Water-supply
http://www.mzsv.gov.mk/



Faculty of Agriculture, Skopje
http://www.zf.ukim.edu.mk/



Statistical Office of the Republic of Macedonia
http://www.stst.gov.mk/