In Russia in 2026 will be the third agricultural census

© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Timepiece in fotomontage wheat in the fields of JSC Agrokompleks in the Krasnodar region. Archival photoIn Russia in 2026 will be the third agricultural census© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Timepiece the image Bank

The third all-Russian agricultural census will take place in 2026 and 2021 will be held the microcensus, said Deputy head of Rosstat Constantine Likes at a press conference at the international multimedia press center MIA «Russia today».

The second all-Russian agricultural census held in the year 2016, the previous one was held in 2006. «(The following — ed.), the national census will be in 2026,» said Laika. Under Federal law, the agricultural census in the Russian Federation shall be held not less than once in ten years.

However, between selhozperepisi, but not later than five years after the next census, a selective Federal statistical monitoring in relation to individual objects based on a sample of at least 30% of the objects selhozperepisi, the so — called agricultural microcensus.

«We are now preparing such microcensus, it will be held in 2021. Indeed, a 10-year break is huge for our rapidly changing agriculture,» — said the Deputy head of Rosstat.