Number of Ontario Census Farms Classified by Capital Value, 2006 , 2011 and 2016

Capital value classifications Number of Farms in 2006 Percent of Total Number of Farms in 2011 Percent of Total Number of Farms in 2016 Percent of Total
Under $ 100,000
945
1.7
696
1.3
888
1.8
$ 100,000 - $ 199,999
3,281
5.7
1,866
3.6
1,254
2.5
$ 200,000 - $ 349,999
9,736
17.0
5,914
11.4
3,261
6.6
$ 350,000 - $ 499,999
9,122
15.9
7,080
13.6
4,172
8.4
$ 500,000 - $ 999,999
16,803
29.4
15,276
29.4
12,500
25.2
$ 1,000,000 - $ 1,499,999
6,767
11.8
7,012
13.5
7,052
14.2
$ 1,500,000 - $ 1,999,999
3,303
5.8
3,632
7.0
4,260
8.6
$ 2,000,000 - $ 3,499,999
4,196
7.3
5,234
10.1
6,946
14.0
$ 3,500,000 and over
3,058
5.3
5,240
10.1
9,267
18.7
Total
57,211
100.0
51,950
100.0
49,600
100.0

 

Farm capital value Market Value ( $ '000) in 2006 Market Value ( $ '000) in 2011 Market Value ( $ '000) in 2016
Farm machinery and equipment
7,075,892
7,616,206
9,531,912
Livestock and poultry
2,348,655
2,269,368
3,955,261
Land and buildings
55,912,249
75,817,764
118,298,182
Total
65,336,796
85,703,337
131,785,356

 

Reference: Statistics Canada, Census of Agriculture.


Author :  
Anna Staciwa- Statistician /OMAFRA
Last Reviewed :  
 10 May 2016
For more information:
E-mail: stats.omafra@ontario.ca