Ontario Census Farms Classified by Capital Value
and Total Farm Capital, 1996

Capital value classifications
Number of Farms Percent of Total
Under $50,000
1,329 2.0
$50,000 - $99,999
2,427 3.6
$100,000 - $199,00
11,151 16.5
$200,000 - $349,999
17,962 26.6
$350,000 - $499,999
10,770 16.0
$500,000 - $999,999
14,857 22.0
$1,000,000 - $1,499,999
4,530 6.7
$1,500,000 and over
4,494 6.7
Total
67,520 100.0

Farm capital value
Market Value ($'000)
Farm machinery and equipment
5,410,519
Livestock and poultry
2,282,575
Land and buildings
33,167,842
Total
40,860,936
Statistics Canada, Census of Agriculture, Catalogue No. 95-177-XPB. Further information on data availability may be obtained from the Statistics Canada website at http://www.statcan.ca or by calling its toll-free access number at 1-800-263-1136.

Author:
Bill McGee - Coordinator, Statistics Section/OMAFRA
Last Reviewed: 16 May 2002

For more information:
E-mail: stats.omafra@ontario.ca