01 July 2016, Friday, 12:28

All-Russian Agricultural Census started in Bashkiria since July 1


UFA, 1 July 2016. /Bashinform News Agency, Olesya Seregina/. In Bashkortostan, the All-Russian Agricultural Census 2016 is launched since July 1.

There are 1.2 million objects of agricultural census in the republic. These are agricultural organizations, individual entrepreneurs, farmers, private farms of citizens, as well as gardening plots, gardening and non-profit associations. 2,500 of census staff will be employed in the agricultural census. The census takers will wear a uniform: a blue cap, blue vest and a brief case with the Rosstat symbols. They also should have official IDs and passports on them.

While survey the data are recorded according to the questionnaire strongly. All the information in the questionnaire is impersonal — without name and other personal data. The information about each object of agricultural census will be kept confidential. According to average estimates, it will take from 30 minutes to an hour per object.

In late June, the hot line of All-Russian Agricultural Census started operation. Answers to frequently asked questions about one of the major statistical studies can be get by phone 8-800-707-2016. The opened contact centre will operate until 15 August without weekends from 09.00 to 21.00 Moscow time. The calls are toll free throughout the territory of Russia.

The All-Russian Agricultural Census 2016 will be held from July 1 till August 15.