Farm Census - additional survey

The Farm Survey (FS) is a random sample survey that usually takes place every 3 years in autumn. The purpose of the survey is to provide additional information that is not asked for in the annual structural survey. In 2003 and 2005 the size of the sample only allowed evaluations to be made at national level; the data collected since 2010 allow evaluations to be made at cantonal level. In 2016 the sample comprised approximately 14,000 of the 53,000 farms in total.

Surveys

E-Survey

Contact

Federal Statistical Office Sections Environment, Sustainable Development, Territory and Economic Structure and Analyses
Espace de l'Europe 10
CH-2010 Neuchâtel
Switzerland
Tel.
+41 58 463 62 66

9.00–11.30 and 14.00–16.00
Monday to Friday

Contact

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Pandemic and statistical data collection

The current pandemic is affecting the entire country. In this difficult context and in order to measure the consequences, the FSO must continue to produce reliable statistical information for both the authorities and the public. We thank you in advance for your assistance should we contact you.

Remark

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https://www.bfs.admin.ch/content/bfs/en/home/statistics/agriculture-forestry/surveys/lbzze.html