Types of Animal reported by the Agricultural Census

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Year Horses Cattle Sheep Pigs Poultry
1869 31,714 Show data context 52,687 Show data context 650,527 Show data context 59,856 Show data context
1871 27,025 Show data context 52,309 Show data context 547,215 Show data context 71,817 Show data context
1877 28,595 Show data context 59,172 Show data context 560,090 Show data context 67,242 Show data context
1885 28,189 Show data context 82,561 Show data context 524,715 Show data context 68,591 Show data context 307,140 Show data context
1891 29,914 Show data context 84,964 Show data context 452,908 Show data context 85,626 Show data context
1900 27,726 Show data context 86,666 Show data context 378,951 Show data context 63,302 Show data context
1901 27,259 Show data context 82,668 Show data context 360,710 Show data context 57,048 Show data context
1910 28,804 Show data context 96,752 Show data context 372,341 Show data context 58,562 Show data context
Date: Source:
1869 - 1910 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

 

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1869 - 1885 Robert Schwartz (Department of History, Mount Holyoke College). Role: transcriber. Restrictions on use: the contributor must be acknowledged but the data may be freely used for non-commercial purposes.
1871 - 1901 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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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, Hampshire AncC 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/10204434/cube/AGCEN_ANIMALS

Date accessed: 01st August 2021