Types of Animal reported by the Agricultural Census

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Year Horses Cattle Sheep Pigs Goats Poultry
1920 11,507 Show data context 41,225 Show data context 32,550 Show data context 22,176 Show data context
1930 6,861 Show data context 39,527 Show data context 35,031 Show data context 21,715 Show data context
1931 6,678 Show data context 42,813 Show data context 41,098 Show data context 25,748 Show data context
1940 5,364 Show data context 48,083 Show data context 36,076 Show data context 37,369 Show data context 603,501 Show data context
1950 3,031 Show data context 54,583 Show data context 10,351 Show data context 36,210 Show data context 718,761 Show data context
1960 64,872 Show data context 32,166 Show data context 65,881 Show data context
1961 64,400 Show data context 35,660 Show data context 76,217 Show data context 203 Show data context 1,152,868 Show data context
1970 69,314 Show data context 26,515 Show data context 80,056 Show data context
Date: Source:
1920 - 1970 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

 

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

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Surrey AdmC 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/10152902/cube/AGCEN_ANIMALS

Date accessed: 13th August 2020