ABOUT THIS RELEASE
This publication contains preliminary estimates of principal agricultural commodities and livestock numbers for 2010-11, which were collected as part of the 2011 Agricultural Census. The data are presented for states/territories and Australia and include national comparative data for the previous two years. The data are based on a response rate of 79% (at cutoff) from the 2011 Agricultural Census. More comprehensive and updated commodity estimates for 2010-11 will be published in June 2012 in Agricultural Commodities, Australia (cat. no. 7121.0). Further information collected on the 2011 Agricultural Census is expected be released in mid 2012 in Water Use on Australian Farms (cat. no. 4618.0).
Additionally, information on the value of principal agricultural commodities is available in Value of Agricultural Commodities Produced, Australia, Preliminary (cat. no. 7501.0). Limited preliminary commodity value information is also attached in data cubes, access to which can be found on the Downloads tab of this publication.
For further information about these and other related statistics, contact the National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070.