2015 Census Agriculture and Fisheries Report

No. of pages: 154

Publication date: September 2018

Author: General Directorate of Statistics (GDS) and United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)

Publisher: GDS and UNFPA 2018

This report provides an analysis of the agricultural data derived from the 2015 Timor-Leste National Population and Housing Census (NPHC) (hereafter referred to as the Census), which was conducted 11th – 12th July 2015.
The Census included ten specific agriculture questions, that allowed the classification of households engaged in agriculture and its sub sectors (livestock, crops, and fisheries), level of agricultural activity, type of crops planted, types of livestock raised, land tenure, area of land under cultivation, use of agricultural technologies including tractor use, the management of
farm labor and fishing and aquaculture activity.