Pears: Area, Production, Farm Value, Price and Yield, Ontario, 1979 - 2016


Imperial
Year
Harvested Area (acres) Marketed Production ('000 lbs) Farm Value (a) ($' 000) Average Price (cents/lb) Average Yield (lbs/acre)
2016
990
6,316
5,134
81.29
6,380
2015
962
6,788
4,774
70.33
7,056
2014
843
6,033
4,041
66.98
7,157
2013
905
7,178
4,419
61.56
7,931
2012
902
2,500
1,675
67.00
2,772
2011
994
6,930
4,158
60.00
6,972
2010
1,005
6,455
3,590
55.62
6,423
2009
1,230
7,754
4,362
56.25
6,304
2008
1,900
9,000
4,800
53.33
4,737
2007
2,050
14,058
5,913
42.06
6,858
2006
2,000
19,514
7,215
36.97
9,757
2005
1,800
11,880
4,682
39.41
6,600
2004
1,850
16,534
6,650
40.22
8,937
2003
2,050
16,243
5,680
34.97
7,923
2002
2,250
13,632
5,738
42.09
6,059
2001
2,300
13,650
5,115
37.47
5,935
2000
2,300
19,530
6,130
31.39
8,491
1999
2,300
20,060
7,150
35.64
8,722
1998
2,700
16,956
7,630
45.00
6,280
1997
3,040
13,236
4,520
34.15
4,354
1996
3,205
22,555
6,360
28.20
7,037
1995
3,370
17,490
5,060
28.93
5,190
1994
3,600
20,147
5,371
26.66
5,596
1993
3,475
21,027
6,445
30.65
6,051
1992
3,460
26,442
6,842
25.88
7,642
1991
3,440
28,226
8,469
30.00
8,205
1990
3,440
24,305
6,171
25.39
7,065
1989
3,080
26,987
5,937
22.00
8,762
1988
3,280
25,939
6,225
24.00
7,908
1987
3,506
30,516
6,755
22.14
8,704
1986
3,500
34,288
7,404
21.59
9,797
1985
3,322
28,106
6,405
22.79
8,461
1984
3,249
27,125
5,730
21.12
8,349
1983
3,315
28,379
4,966
17.50
8,561
1982
3,483
26,575
4,769
17.94
7,630
1981
3,505
28,360
4,960
17.49
8,091
1980
3,883
41,757
6,394
15.31
10,754
1979
3,880
36,161
5,487
15.17
9,320

Metric
Year
Harvested Area (ha) Marketed Production (tonnes) Farm Value (a) ($' 000) Average Price ($/tonne) Average Yield (tonnes/ha)
2016
401
2,865
5,134
1,792.0
7.2
2015
389
3,079
4,774
1,550.5
7.9
2014
341
2,737
4,041
1,476.7
8.0
2013
366
3,256
4,419
1,357.2
8.9
2012
365
1,134
1,675
1,477.1
3.1
2011
402
3,143
4,158
1,322.8
7.8
2010
407
2,928
3,590
1,226.1
7.2
2009
498
3,517
4,362
1,240.2
7.1
2008
769
4,082
4,800
1,175.8
5.3
2007
830
6,377
5,913
927.3
7.7
2006
809
8,851
7,215
815.1
10.9
2005
728
5,389
4,682
868.9
7.4
2004
749
7,500
6,650
886.7
10.0
2003
830
7,368
5,680
770.9
8.9
2002
911
6,183
5,738
928.0
6.8
2001
931
6,192
5,115
826.1
6.7
2000
931
8,859
6,130
692.0
9.5
1999
931
9,099
7,150
785.8
9.8
1998
1,093
7,691
7,630
992.1
7.0
1997
1,230
6,004
4,520
752.9
4.9
1996
1,297
10,231
6,360
621.7
7.9
1995
1,364
7,933
5,060
637.8
5.8
1994
1,457
9,139
5,371
587.7
6.3
1993
1,406
9,538
6,445
675.7
6.8
1992
1,400
11,994
6,842
570.5
8.6
1991
1,392
12,803
8,469
661.5
9.2
1990
1,392
11,025
6,171
559.7
7.9
1989
1,246
12,241
5,937
485.0
9.8
1988
1,327
11,766
6,225
529.1
8.9
1987
1,419
13,842
6,755
488.0
9.8
1986
1,416
15,553
7,404
476.1
11.0
1985
1,344
12,749
6,405
502.4
9.5
1984
1,315
12,304
5,730
465.7
9.4
1983
1,342
12,873
4,966
385.8
9.6
1982
1,410
12,054
4,769
395.6
8.6
1981
1,418
12,864
4,960
385.6
9.1
1980
1,571
18,941
6,394
337.6
12.1
1979
1,570
16,402
5,487
334.5
10.4

(a) Does not include government subsidy payments

Reference: Agricultural Statistics for Ontario, OMAFRA; Seasonal Fruit and Vegetable Annual Summary Reports, OMAFRA; Fruit and Vegetable Survey, Statistics Canada; Tender Fruit Producers' Marketing Board Annual Reports


Author :  
Siva Mailvaganam - Statistician/OMAFRA
Last Reviewed :  
12 April 2017
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E-mail: stats.omafra@ontario.ca