Types of Animal reported by the Agricultural Census

No chart.

Year Horses Cattle Sheep Pigs Poultry
1869 19,097 Show data context 58,989 Show data context 335,530 Show data context 31,698 Show data context
1871 15,906 Show data context 57,826 Show data context 266,281 Show data context 38,763 Show data context
1877 17,704 Show data context 59,814 Show data context 258,805 Show data context 39,703 Show data context
1885 17,753 Show data context 76,912 Show data context 230,152 Show data context 37,429 Show data context 181,546 Show data context
1891 17,937 Show data context 75,118 Show data context 232,993 Show data context 41,284 Show data context
1900 18,182 Show data context 75,183 Show data context 195,567 Show data context 28,098 Show data context
1901 18,556 Show data context 73,390 Show data context 191,700 Show data context 26,355 Show data context
1910 19,534 Show data context 82,260 Show data context 204,780 Show data context 26,333 Show data context
Date: Source:
1869 - 1910 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

 

We are grateful to the following contributors. If you make use of the data in your own work, please follow any instructions given here on acknowledgment and re-use.

Date: Acknowledgments:
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.

 

This website exists to help people doing personal research projects on particular areas within a locality. So long as you are using our data for only a small number of units, you are not making money out of what you are doing, and you are not systematically re-publishing our data, you do not need to request permission from us, but you do need to acknowledge us as your source with the wording:

"This work is based on data provided through www.VisionofBritain.org.uk and uses historical material which is copyright of the Great Britain Historical GIS Project and the University of Portsmouth".

Where the above statement is included in a web page or similar online resource, the reference to "www.VisionofBritain.org.uk" must be a working hyperlink.

nCube definition


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

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Buckinghamshire 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/10107271/cube/AGCEN_ANIMALS

Date accessed: 20th September 2019