Ages of sheep as reported by the Agricultural Census.

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Year 1 Year Old and Above Under 1 Year Old
1869 437,241 Show data context 298,659 Show data context
1871 409,212 Show data context 267,603 Show data context
1877 447,073 Show data context 291,644 Show data context
1885 366,604 Show data context 263,450 Show data context
1891 442,753 Show data context 310,535 Show data context
Date: Source:
1869 - 1891 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

 

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Date: Acknowledgments:
1871 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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Between 1866 and 1891, the Agricultural Census simply divided sheep into two age groups.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, West Riding Riding through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Ages of sheep as reported by the Agricultural Census., A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10186134/cube/AGCEN_SHEEP_1866

Date accessed: 11th November 2019