Types of pig as reported by the Agricultural Census.

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Agricultural Census Pig Categories for 1920-30 1920 1930 1931
Sows kept for Breeding 7,397 Show data context 8,467 Show data context 11,115 Show data context
Boars for service 547 Show data context 486 Show data context 633 Show data context
Other Pigs 41,404 Show data context 53,739 Show data context 64,915 Show data context
Date: Source:
1920 - 1931 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

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Between 1920 and 1930, the Agricultural Census distinguished breeding sows and boars for service from all other pigs.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Gloucestershire AdmC through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Types of pig as reported by the Agricultural Census., A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 20th September 2019