Central-Sector Schemes

Financial Year: 2014-19

Central Sector Schemes

Agriculture Census


  • Describes the structures & characteristics of agriculture providing statistical data on operational holdings, operated area, land utilization, livestock, agriculture machineries and implements, use of fertilizers etc. 
  • Provide benchmark data needed for formulating new agricultural development programmes and for evaluating their progress. 
  • To provide basic framework of operational holdings and its characteristics for carrying out future agriculture surveys and, 
  • To lay basic for developing integrated programme for current agricultural statistics.

Non- beneficiary oriented- Data/ Statistical base scheme.