Labor costs as a share of total gross cash income for selected farm specializations, 2000-16

Percent

Line Bar combo chart with 17 groups, 3 lines, and 0 bars per group.

Group 1, 2000.
Line 1, Dairy 9.5.
Line 2, Specialty crops (fruit, vegetables, and horticulture) 28.6.
Line 3, All farms 10.6.
Group 2, 2001.
Line 1, Dairy 7.9.
Line 2, Specialty crops (fruit, vegetables, and horticulture) 29.9.
Line 3, All farms 11.6.
Group 3, 2002.
Line 1, Dairy 9.8.
Line 2, Specialty crops (fruit, vegetables, and horticulture) 30.3.
Line 3, All farms 12.6.
Group 4, 2003.
Line 1, Dairy 9.5.
Line 2, Specialty crops (fruit, vegetables, and horticulture) 27.9.
Line 3, All farms 10.8.
Group 5, 2004.
Line 1, Dairy 8.9.
Line 2, Specialty crops (fruit, vegetables, and horticulture) 28.5.
Line 3, All farms 9.9.
Group 6, 2005.
Line 1, Dairy 9.7.
Line 2, Specialty crops (fruit, vegetables, and horticulture) 29.2.
Line 3, All farms 10.8.
Group 7, 2006.
Line 1, Dairy 10.7.
Line 2, Specialty crops (fruit, vegetables, and horticulture) 28.1.
Line 3, All farms 11.4.
Group 8, 2007.
Line 1, Dairy 9.5.
Line 2, Specialty crops (fruit, vegetables, and horticulture) 27.7.
Line 3, All farms 10.7.
Group 9, 2008.
Line 1, Dairy 9.3.
Line 2, Specialty crops (fruit, vegetables, and horticulture) 29.2.
Line 3, All farms 10.5.
Group 10, 2009.
Line 1, Dairy 11.7.
Line 2, Specialty crops (fruit, vegetables, and horticulture) 29.3.
Line 3, All farms 11.
Group 11, 2010.
Line 1, Dairy 9.7.
Line 2, Specialty crops (fruit, vegetables, and horticulture) 28.
Line 3, All farms 9.9.
Group 12, 2011.
Line 1, Dairy 8.8.
Line 2, Specialty crops (fruit, vegetables, and horticulture) 23.2.
Line 3, All farms 8.6.
Group 13, 2012.
Line 1, Dairy 8.5.
Line 2, Specialty crops (fruit, vegetables, and horticulture) 25.4.
Line 3, All farms 8.8.
Group 14, 2013.
Line 1, Dairy 8.6.
Line 2, Specialty crops (fruit, vegetables, and horticulture) 25.1.
Line 3, All farms 8.4.
Group 15, 2014.
Line 1, Dairy 7.5.
Line 2, Specialty crops (fruit, vegetables, and horticulture) 25.6.
Line 3, All farms 8.8.
Group 16, 2015.
Line 1, Dairy 9.2.
Line 2, Specialty crops (fruit, vegetables, and horticulture) 24.
Line 3, All farms 9.1.
Group 17, 2016.
Line 1, Dairy 10.2.
Line 2, Specialty crops (fruit, vegetables, and horticulture) 26.7.
Line 3, All farms 10.1.

Source: USDA, Economic Research Service and National Agricultural Statistics Service, Agricultural Resource Management Surveys, selected years.