Agriculture and Environment Statistics Division
Department of Census and Statistics, Sri Lanka.
 
Census of Agriculture 2002 » Small Holding Sector » Statistical Tables
Tables Based on Location of Holdings
 

Home | Back | Concepts and Definitions
 
 
Table 5B : Distribution of Extent under Coconut by Size Class of the Holding
 Extent in Acres
Size Class of the Holding
Extent under Systematic Cultivation
Scattered Trees
Total Extent under Coconut *
No. of Toddy Tapping Trees
No. of King Coconut Trees
In Production
Not in Production
In Production (Number)
Not in Production (Number)
Under Planted
Newly Planted
Less than 1/4 Acre 778 66 71 54,610 29,095 2,244 1,441 9,013
1/4 - 1/2 Acre 2,628 145 227 539,091 253,698 16,068 4,707 90,252
1/2 - < 1 Acre 22,798 1,374 2,249 1,878,170 1,105,204 74,770 14,414 234,572
1 Acre - < 2 Acres 63,474 4,250 7,135 2,869,134 1,762,952 147,810 20,548 323,916
2 Acres - < 3 Acres 59,897 4,275 8,759 1,883,651 1,291,188 121,570 11,827 204,747
3 Acre - < 4 Acres 42,846 3,566 6,015 1,293,270 947,664 86,210 8,539 142,265
4 Acres - < 5 Acres 32,384 2,747 4,562 704,405 457,555 56,312 5,812 76,268
5 Acre - < 7 Acres 49,444 4,507 6,545 814,377 485,918 77,661 6,402 86,007
7 Acres - < 10 Acres 37,602 3,815 4,143 396,224 215,323 51,937 3,889 46,685
10 Acre - < 20 Acres 60,373 7,182 6,042 272,930 129,859 73,128 5,180 40,906
20 Acres and above 17,750 2,153 1,635 55,985 25,398 20,735 1,532 10,341
Total
389,974 34,080 47,383 10,761,847 6,703,854 728,446 84,291 1,264,972
*Note : Total Extent under Coconut = (Systematic Cultivation in Production + Newly planted + Estimated Extent under Scattered)
 
Source: Census of Agriculture 2002, Department of Census and Statistics
Top