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Table 3A.3 : Number of Agricultural Households Operating 5 Acres to Less than 10 Acres and their population by Age Group and Sex
District
No. of Agricultural Households
Total Population of Agricultural Households
Average Family Size
Less than 15 Years
15 - 49 Years
50 - 64 Years
65 Years and above
Total
Male
Female
Total
Male
Female
Total
Male
Female
Total
Male
Female
Colombo 996 4,465 4 767 405 362 2,305 1,207 1,098 840 413 427 553 276 277
Gampaha 3,579 15,657 4 2,783 1,513 1,270 7,860 4,054 3,806 3,093 1,491 1,602 1,921 929 992
Kalutara 3,388 15,229 4 2,612 1,363 1,249 7,817 3,972 3,845 2,803 1,349 1,454 1,997 986 1,011
Kandy 2,804 12,992 5 2,343 1,230 1,113 7,068 3,681 3,387 2,273 1,117 1,156 1,308 678 630
Matale 2,806 12,869 5 2,396 1,263 1,133 7,391 3,828 3,563 2,105 1,050 1,055 977 493 484
Nuwaraeliya 858 3,932 5 743 369 374 2,170 1,156 1,014 680 331 349 339 187 152
Galle 3,385 15,866 5 3,080 1,636 1,444 8,204 4,237 3,967 2,828 1,369 1,459 1,754 907 847
Matara 3,330 15,927 5 2,869 1,522 1,347 8,295 4,332 3,963 2,673 1,269 1,404 2,090 1,097 993
Hambantota 6,462 30,245 5 5,998 3,110 2,888 16,978 8,712 8,266 4,374 2,129 2,245 2,895 1,565 1,330
Jaffna 375 1,668 4 337 167 170 906 434 472 311 159 152 114 66 48
Mannar 969 4,485 5 1,363 693 670 2,455 1,264 1,191 571 312 259 96 53 43
Vavuniya 1,310 6,067 5 1,669 841 828 3,474 1,782 1,692 733 389 344 191 109 82
Mullaitivu 2,198 10,168 5 2,861 1,505 1,356 5,625 2,836 2,789 1,409 750 659 273 156 117
Kilinochchi 1,965 9,286 5 2,509 1,242 1,267 5,116 2,567 2,549 1,406 746 660 255 161 94
Batticaloa 3,455 15,815 5 5,039 2,536 2,503 8,577 4,298 4,279 1,845 1,005 840 354 233 121
Ampara 6,996 33,146 5 9,075 4,634 4,441 18,950 9,695 9,255 4,055 2,206 1,849 1,066 625 441
Trincomalee 2,609 11,497 4 2,452 1,253 1,199 6,432 3,318 3,114 1,702 813 889 911 450 461
Kurunegala 16,347 70,938 4 12,396 6,498 5,898 39,655 19,931 19,724 12,471 6,056 6,415 6,416 3,308 3,108
Puttalam 5,817 24,130 4 5,212 2,699 2,513 13,485 6,713 6,772 3,829 1,969 1,860 1,604 770 834
Anuradhapura 12,889 57,250 4 11,940 6,112 5,828 34,360 17,581 16,779 8,083 4,204 3,879 2,867 1,560 1,307
Polonnaruwa 6,394 28,472 4 6,151 3,145 3,006 16,613 8,505 8,108 4,100 2,060 2,040 1,608 806 802
Badulla 3,189 15,339 5 3,430 1,787 1,643 8,931 4,728 4,203 2,087 1,115 972 891 482 409
Moneragala 9,498 45,111 5 12,421 6,450 5,971 25,916 13,163 12,753 4,996 2,671 2,325 1,778 1,032 746
Ratnapura 5,175 23,870 5 4,573 2,318 2,255 13,369 7,018 6,351 3,924 2,009 1,915 2,004 1,063 941
Kegalle 3,716 16,849 5 2,936 1,485 1,451 8,794 4,473 4,321 3,111 1,492 1,619 2,008 1,025 983
Sri Lanka
110,510 501,273 5 107,955 55,776 52,179 280,746 143,485 137,261 76,302 38,474 37,828 36,270 19,017 17,253
 
Source: Census of Agriculture 2002, Department of Census and Statistics
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