Ever wondered how many farmers and workers are involved with Fairtrade? Or how the Fairtrade Premium is used? Here’s a snapshot from our latest data. 

More than 1.9 million farmers and workers in Fairtrade certified producer organisations
17% of farmers and 41% of workers in Fairtrade are women

1,880 Fairtrade certified producer organisations in 71 countries
£169 million in Fairtrade Premium paid to farmers and workers in 2020
On average, each Fairtrade producer organisation receives more than £90,000 in Fairtrade Premium

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Our monitoring and evaluation reports have extensive information. Have a look – data can be fun! 

47% of all Fairtrade farmers produce coffee
41% of all Fairtrade workers produce flowers
Workers on Fairtrade certified large-scale farms invested 20% of their Fairtrade Premium in education services for workers and their familie

Small-scale producer organisations invested 48% of their Fairtrade Premium in services and support for members, such as farm tools and payments

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In the words of Fairtrade banana farmer Diomedes, ‘Fairtrade is freedom, it’s communication, it’s sustainability, it’s empowerment, it’s everything for us in a world that’s so competitive’.