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Table 7A : Number of Holdings by Type of Labour Used
 Extent in Acres
District
No. of Holdings
Entire Work Done by Household Members
50% or More Done by Household Members
Less than 50% Done by Household Members
Volume Unspecified
No.
Extent Operated
No.
Extent Operated
No.
Extent Operated
No.
Extent Operated
Colombo 27,678 19,540 25,893 4,034 7,413 3,504 9,220 600 1,038
Gampaha 89,054 65,768 89,480 13,041 27,183 8,315 25,645 1,930 3,090
Kalutara 76,917 45,508 72,736 16,951 33,152 11,883 30,992 2,575 4,767
Kandy 105,308 76,935 96,136 15,842 27,401 11,890 27,044 641 1,271
Matale 65,069 45,617 74,706 13,013 29,035 5,993 17,867 446 931
Nuwaraeliya 46,994 31,840 37,161 9,004 11,790 5,853 10,885 297 440
Galle 106,074 61,580 79,111 23,600 39,534 19,080 46,025 1,814 2,871
Matara 91,966 57,112 80,917 18,814 34,236 14,797 39,555 1,243 2,158
Hambantota 88,941 54,983 103,333 18,178 48,091 14,586 48,187 1,194 2,678
Jaffna 25,335 12,846 15,160 7,336 9,719 4,948 7,218 205 220
Mannar 5,188 1,921 6,384 2,340 9,415 919 4,956 8 49
Vavuniya 12,862 8,783 18,113 2,294 7,611 1,741 6,977 44 84
Mullaitivu 11,805 6,627 18,049 3,477 13,180 1,680 7,953 21 53
Kilinochchi 13,485 8,155 17,391 2,822 10,455 2,155 9,563 353 611
Batticaloa 20,943 12,469 37,431 4,223 16,446 3,928 19,744 323 930
Ampara 55,065 28,547 74,588 13,679 46,669 12,066 48,259 773 1,723
Trincomalee 18,851 8,913 19,417 5,680 16,446 4,043 14,159 215 529
Kurunegala 252,013 174,879 331,807 50,764 119,594 22,948 74,786 3,422 7,226
Puttalam 68,584 46,031 92,611 15,083 38,964 6,026 24,204 1,444 3,370
Anuradhapura 150,328 92,082 193,799 37,238 105,208 18,184 59,226 2,824 5,926
Polonnaruwa 58,668 23,421 50,351 19,865 60,149 14,027 49,724 1,355 3,065
Badulla 91,067 68,345 108,543 13,909 27,929 8,038 18,670 775 1,554
Moneragala 81,405 62,657 167,085 11,968 35,562 5,796 19,457 984 2,266
Ratnapura 136,093 105,813 165,044 17,586 37,662 10,905 36,991 1,789 3,251
Kegalle 84,094 66,631 104,805 8,416 18,550 7,310 22,358 1,737 3,238
Sri Lanka
1,783,787 1,187,003 2,080,051 349,157 831,394 220,615 679,665 27,012 53,339
 
Source: Census of Agriculture 2002, Department of Census and Statistics
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