Types of Animal reported by the Agricultural Census

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Types of animal listed by the Agricultural Census 1871
Horses 23,970 Show data context
Cattle 182,555 Show data context
Sheep 213,799 Show data context
Pigs 43,358 Show data context
Goats 2,222 Show data context
Poultry 486,466 Show data context
Date: Source:
1871 General Register Office, Agricultural Statistics of Ireland (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, Donegal IrlC through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Types of Animal reported by the Agricultural Census, A Vision of Ireland through Time.

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Date accessed: 19th August 2022