Ages of sheep as reported by the Agricultural Census.

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Year 1 Year Old and Above Under 1 Year Old
1869 362,685 Show data context 203,769 Show data context
1871 320,018 Show data context 176,842 Show data context
1877 316,409 Show data context 186,052 Show data context
1885 276,724 Show data context 175,914 Show data context
1891 286,139 Show data context 177,048 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, Northamptonshire AncC 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/10024833/cube/AGCEN_SHEEP_1866

Date accessed: 06th April 2020