31. The Evolution of Agricultural Data Collection in the United States

  1. Brenda G. Cox3,
  2. David A. Binder4,
  3. B. Nanjamma Chinnappa4,
  4. Anders Christianson5,
  5. Michael J. Colledge6 and
  6. Phillip S. Kott7
  1. Rich Allen1,
  2. Vicki J. Huggins2 and
  3. Ruth Ann Killion2

Published Online: 17 OCT 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118150504.ch31

Business Survey Methods

Business Survey Methods

How to Cite

Allen, R., Huggins, V. J. and Killion, R. A. (1995) The Evolution of Agricultural Data Collection in the United States, in Business Survey Methods (eds B. G. Cox, D. A. Binder, B. N. Chinnappa, A. Christianson, M. J. Colledge and P. S. Kott), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118150504.ch31

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.

  2. 4

    Statistics Canada

  3. 5

    Statistics Sweden

  4. 6

    Australian Bureau of Statistics

  5. 7

    U. S. National Agricultural Statistics Service

Author Information

  1. 1

    U. S. National Agricultural Statistics Service

  2. 2

    U.S. Bureau of the Census

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 OCT 2011
  2. Published Print: 16 FEB 1995

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471598527

Online ISBN: 9781118150504

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Keywords:

  • agricultural data collection;
  • agricultural statistics;
  • agriculture census program;
  • westward expansion;
  • agricultural information

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Agricultural Statistics in the United States

  • Agricultural Statistics Before 1880

  • Agricultural Statistics from 1880 to 1915

  • Agricultural Statistics Between World Wars I and II

  • Agricultural Statistics from World War II to the Present

  • Agricultural Statistics for the 1990s and Beyond