(Miscellaneous grains) Corns, buckwheat, other miscellaneous grains
(Root and tuber crops) Sweet potatoes, autumn potatoes
(Vegetables) Spring napa cabbages, spring radishes, oriental melons, cucumbers, pumpkins, watermelons, tomatoes, strawberries, carrots, lettuce, spinach, spring onions, ginger, cabbages, green chilli peppers
(Special crops) Perilla seeds, peanuts
(Fruits) Peaches, grapes, tangerines, plums, persimmons, other fruits
Survey Unit and Target Population Size
Sample lot: 10,039
Survey Reference Period and Date
Survey reference period: Harvesting season of respective crops
Until 1964: Carried out the survey as an administrative survey through local governmental agencies
1965: Carried out the first sample survey regarding rice (Paddy rice, upland rice) production per unit area (10a)
1966: Carried out the sample survey for barley (common barley, naked barley and beer barley) and potatoes (sweet potatoes and potatoes)
May 29, 1967: Approved to compile as the 'Crop Statistics Survey'
Sample survey: Beans (1974), pepper, garlic, autumn napa cabbages and radishes (1975), onions (1979), sesame (1985), apples and pears (1987)
March 2008: Transferred from the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry to the Statistics Korea as a result of governmental restructuring
Oct. 27, 2008: Changed the Korean survey title from 'Crop Statistics Survey' to 'Crop Production Survey'
Changed the survey method to the interviewing method: pepper and sesame (2008), apples and pears (2009), barely (2010)
2010: The 'Crop Cultivation Area Survey' was separated from the 'Crop Production Survey' and then integrated with the 'Agricultural Area Survey'. Accordingly, the title was changed to the 'Agricultural Area Survey'.
The number of items for an administrative survey was changed to 32 following the changes in the items of Cultivation Area Survey.
Method of Publication and URL
Media (Press releases), website, KOSIS (Korean Statistical Information Service), publication