Number of livestock and poultry at the end of the year (thsd heads)

LLG022. Number of livestock and poultry at the end of the year (thsd heads) by Livestock, Poultry and Year
2014 2015 2016
Cattle 422 419 412
..calves under 1 year 118 114 113
..young cattle aged 1-2 years 75 76 73
..cattle over 2 years 229 229 227
..dairy cows 166 162 154
Pigs 349 334 336
..piglets under 20 kg 81 74 76
..piglets 20-50 kg 89 80 92
..fettening pigs 139 142 130
..breeding sows 27 24 26
..young breeding sows 12 13 11
Sheep 93 102 107
..mother goats 56 60 64
Goats 12 13 13
Horses 10 10 9
Poultry 4 414 4 532 4 712
..laying hens 2 444 2 335 2 310
Beehives 95 93 97
Since 2008 Cattle; sheep; goats; horses - data is obtained from the State agency 'Agricultural data centre'.
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