Types of Animal reported by the Agricultural Census

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Year Horses Cattle Sheep Pigs Poultry
1869 51,736 Show data context 203,864 Show data context 957,904 Show data context 81,052 Show data context
1871 45,316 Show data context 193,079 Show data context 838,447 Show data context 93,808 Show data context
1877 51,881 Show data context 216,315 Show data context 946,458 Show data context 99,247 Show data context
1885 54,579 Show data context 253,421 Show data context 874,606 Show data context 99,513 Show data context 621,423 Show data context
1891 57,426 Show data context 274,229 Show data context 976,573 Show data context 120,216 Show data context
1900 54,526 Show data context 279,728 Show data context 846,324 Show data context 95,944 Show data context
1901 55,166 Show data context 278,297 Show data context 815,694 Show data context 89,239 Show data context
1910 58,671 Show data context 301,583 Show data context 923,755 Show data context 90,431 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, Devon AncC 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/10041752/cube/AGCEN_ANIMALS

Date accessed: 24th September 2019