Ages of sheep as reported by the Agricultural Census.

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Year 1 Year Old and Above Under 1 Year Old
1869 421,848 Show data context 228,679 Show data context
1871 353,759 Show data context 193,456 Show data context
1877 352,772 Show data context 207,318 Show data context
1885 327,982 Show data context 196,733 Show data context
1891 284,719 Show data context 168,189 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, Hampshire 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/10204434/cube/AGCEN_SHEEP_1866

Date accessed: 01st August 2021