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Data Provider: Welsh Government National Statistics Total Livestock by Farm Type
[Collapse]Farm Type[Filter]
[Collapse]Farm Type 1
Farm Type 2
Click here to sortTotal Cattle & CalvesClick here to sortTotal PigsClick here to sortTotal Sheep and LambsClick here to sortTotal Fowls
Total[Collapse]Specialist pigs and poultry5,06911,81713,4496,594,332
Specialist pigs and poultrySpecialist pigs21511,6494491,331
Specialist poultry4,85416813,0006,593,001
[Collapse]Cattle and sheep (LFA)456,4662,4768,754,57198,254
Cattle and sheep (LFA)Cattle and Sheep (SDA)270,4351,4957,189,76669,569
Cattle and Sheep (DA)186,0319811,564,80528,685
[Expand]Cattle and sheep (Lowland)118,408857661,0596,868
[Expand]General Cropping3,43914721,1251,339



Total Livestock by Farm Type

Last update

March 2019 March 2019

Next update

September 2019

Publishing organisation

Welsh Government

Source 1

June Census of Agriculture and Horticulture, Welsh Government

Contact email


National Statistics

Lowest level of geographical disaggregation

Local authorities

Geographical coverage


Languages covered

English and Welsh

Data licensing

You may use and re-use this data free of charge in any format or medium, under the terms of the Open Government License - see

Statistical quality

Please find this information in the related statistical release, as per the given weblink.

General description

The survey estimates are based on the responses that we receive, which are then used to represent all farms. For further information, please refer to the methodology from the statistical release in the weblink

Data reference periods

2007 - 2017


agriculture; farming; farm type; region; Livestock