Ages of sheep as reported by the Agricultural Census.

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Year 1 Year Old and Above Under 1 Year Old
1870 216,098 Show data context 138,780 Show data context
1871 225,014 Show data context 145,452 Show data context
1877 222,662 Show data context 134,644 Show data context
1884 209,187 Show data context 124,136 Show data context
1885 209,753 Show data context 125,297 Show data context
Date: Source:
1870 - 1885 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

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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, Ayrshire ScoCnty through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Ages of sheep as reported by the Agricultural Census., A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 17th June 2021