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NORTH CAROLINA FLUE-CURED CROPS 
1919 - 2012

Year Harvested Yield Production Price per Unit Value of production
Acres Pounds thousand lbs Dollars/lb Thousand Dollars
1919 521,500 612 319,276 0.493 157,340
1920 621,900 681 423,703 0.208 88,271
1921 414,900 594 246,540 0.245 60,402
1922 444,000 611 271,170 0.275 74,572
1923 544,300 728 396,354 0.207 81,998
1924 473,500 585 276,819 0.226 62,597
1925 536,200 696 373,370 0.224 83,756
1926 546,700 692 378,274 0.256 96,762
1927 639,600 755 482,982 0.208 100,414
1928 712,400 692 493,132 0.19 93,450
1929 729,300 665 484,636 0.185 89,470
1930 768,000 757 581,200 0.129 74,731
1931 688,500 692 476,382 0.088 42,024
1932 462,500 624 288,750 0.121 34,949
1933 667,800 794 530,133 0.161 85,530
1934 486,500 847 412,055 0.286 117,999
1935 612,500 935 572,625 0.203 116,418
1936 591,000 765 451,975 0.225 102,922
1937 675,000 883 595,815 0.24 143,058
1938 603,500 844 509,470 0.227 115,428
1939 843,000 964 812,540 0.152 123,893
1940 498,000 1,038 516,835 0.166 85,792
1941 488,000 928 452,825 0.292 132,291
1942 539,000 1,052 566,810 0.391 221,538
1943 580,000 935 542,200 0.404 219,074
1944 684,000 1,077 736,990 0.431 317,628
1945 722,000 1,100 794,310 0.44 349,148
1946 802,000 1,138 912,970 0.495 451,639
1947 783,000 1,139 892,205 0.42 374,513
1948 594,000 1,245 739,380 0.498 368,435
1949 621,000 1,178 731,530 0.482 352,685
1950 640,000 1,341 858,140 0.556 477,508
1951 735,000 1,331 978,375 0.535 523,358
1952 735,000 1,222 898,090 0.499 448,582
1953 674,000 1,235 832,305 0.537 447,076
1954 686,000 1,297 889,490 0.543 483,003
1955 656,000 1,499 978,775 0.532 520,845
1956 579,000 1,661 961,495 0.516 496,324
1957 443,000 1,469 650,780 0.551 358,442
1958 429,000 1,718 736,855 0.58 427,307
1959 458,500 1,533 702,942 0.579 407,055
1960 457,500 1,836 839,870 0.61 512,731
1961 463,000 1,797 832,215 0.651 541,468
1962 483,000 1,890 912,810 0.602 549,594
1963 460,500 1,999 920,660 0.582 535,622
1964 416,000 2,282 949,450 0.579 549,875
1965 375,000 1,840 690,050 0.642 442,796
1966 407,500 1,867 760,980 0.665 506,361
1967 395,400 2,071 818,997 0.64 523,809
1968 350,500 1,850 648,533 0.664 430,613
1969 378,500 1,838 695,665 0.722 502,305
1970 383,800 2,076 796,941 0.717 571,211
1971 339,000 2,102 712,690 0.775 552,024
1972 332,000 1,993 661,520 0.856 566,267
1973 376,000 2,111 793,615 0.883 700,410
1974 390,000 1,975 770,260 1.056 813,427
1975 470,000 1,987 933,815 0.998 931,779
1976 439,000 2,012 883,130 1.107 977,736
1977 389,000 1,855 721,755 1.17 843,277
1978 403,000 2,056 828,710 1.334 1,105,526
1979 330,000 1,857 612,885 1.395 855,244
1980 374,000 1,991 744,675 1.463 1,089,608
1981 353,000 2,143 756,305 1.673 1,265,349
1982 313,000 2,139 669,455 1.785 1,195,120
1983 267,000 1,966 524,880 1.78 973,362
1984 262,000 2,172 569,050 1.807 1,028,273
1985 242,000 2,223 537,860 1.714 921,952
1986 207,000 2,079 430,350 1.532 659,325
1987 217,000 2,085 452,490 1.581 715,325
1988 242,000 2,224 538,130 1.611 867,043
1989 259,000 2,039 528,120 1.676 884,901
1990 276,000 2,252 621,640 1.681 1,044,870
1991 266,000 2,318 616,655 1.73 1,067,085
1992 261,000 2,267 591,565 1.735 1,026,291
1993 262,000 2,244 587,895 1.698 992,697
1994 235,000 2,478 582,305 1.705 993,170
1995 253,000 1,874 474,150 1.797 852,116
1996 280,000 2,045 572,555 1.836 1,051,144
1997 313,000 2,294 717,885 1.717 1,232,941
1998 243,000 2,222 539,985 1.768 954,963
1999 200,000 2,183 436,500 1.749 763,557
2000 163,000 2,421 394,660 1.798 709,775
2001 155,000 2,427 376,200 1.856 698,114
2002 162,000 2,089 338,470 1.817 615,125
2003 154,000 1,902 292,870 1.854 543,025
2004 151,400 2,272 343,980 1.853 637,319
2005 123,000 2,227 273,950 1.478 404,872
2006 155,000 2,090 323,950 1.50 485,925
2007 166,000 2,270 376,820
1.53
576,535
2008 171,000 2,250 284,750
1.76
677,160
2009 174,000 2,400 417,600
1.76
734,976
2010 166,000 2,100 348,600
1.67
582,162
2011 160,000 1,681 248,000
1.68
416,640
2012 150,000
(projected)

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NCDA&CS Markets Division, Tom Slade, Director
Mailing Address: 1020 Mail Service Center, Raleigh NC 27699-1020
Physical Address: 2 W. Edenton Street, Room 402, Raleigh NC 27601
Phone: (919) 707-3100; FAX: (919) 733-0999