Types of Animal reported by the Agricultural Census

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Year Horses Cattle Sheep Pigs Poultry
1869 41,991 Show data context 146,190 Show data context 698,279 Show data context 46,085 Show data context
1871 37,696 Show data context 140,220 Show data context 661,608 Show data context 64,257 Show data context
1877 40,733 Show data context 149,197 Show data context 701,136 Show data context 61,067 Show data context
1885 39,704 Show data context 171,473 Show data context 636,221 Show data context 50,864 Show data context 439,817 Show data context
1891 43,802 Show data context 179,472 Show data context 770,009 Show data context 65,613 Show data context
1900 44,177 Show data context 174,744 Show data context 733,757 Show data context 47,673 Show data context
1901 44,982 Show data context 172,809 Show data context 738,094 Show data context 47,331 Show data context
1910 43,724 Show data context 179,229 Show data context 783,201 Show data context 48,474 Show data context
Date: Source:
1869 - 1910 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

 

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1869 - 1885 Robert Schwartz (Department of History, Mount Holyoke College). Role: transcriber. Restrictions on use: the contributor must be acknowledged but the data may be freely used for non-commercial purposes.
1871 - 1901 David Allan Gatley (School of Social Sciences, University of Staffordshire). Role: transcriber. Restrictions on use: the contributor must be acknowledged but the data may be freely used for non-commercial purposes.

 

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The Agricultural Census always included counts of numbers of animals, although the types of animal varied between dates.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, North Riding Riding through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Types of Animal reported by the Agricultural Census, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10001213/cube/AGCEN_ANIMALS

Date accessed: 15th October 2019