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Table 8 Farm distribution according to minimum wage classes and respective monthly gross income per farm expressed in terms of minimum wage per farm

From: The development of Brazilian agriculture: future technological challenges and opportunities

Monthly minimum wage Frequency in number of farms % of farms in each category Monthly gross income per farm
(1 to 2] 570,480 27.32 1.43
(2 to 10] 1,012,038 48.47 4.65
>10 505,621 24.21 49.93
Total 2,088,139 100.00 8.51
  1. Data from THE IBGE 2006 Agricultural Census (calculations by E. Alves)