ERIC Number: EJ359923
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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Who Make Up the U.S. Farm Population?
Banks, Vera J.
Rural Development Perspectives, v3 n1 p18-20 Oct 1986
Discusses three alternatives to the standard definition of the farm population as the farm resident population. Alternatives are farm occupation population, farm income population, and total farm-related population. Points out shortcomings, advantages, and appropriate uses for each definition. Notes population characteristics and the overlaps and differences in the alternative definition groups. (JHZ)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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