Which one of the following statements on the spatial association between the percentage
of the labour force engaged in agriculture (Figure 7) and the hectares of farmland per
tractor (Figure 8) is true?
(1) In developing countries much, of the work on farms is done with hand tools and
animal power, with less reliance on machinery.
(2) The high percentage of farmers and few machines in developing countries are
associated with commercial farming
(3) The small percentage of farmers and many machines in developed countries are
associated with subsistence farming.
(4) In India, one tractor has to service 500 or more hectares of farmland, while in
Australia, less than 5% of the labour force is engaged in agriculture.
The fourth statement is true.
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