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Irish CSO Reports

25 February 2013

Irish CSO: Livestock Slaughterings January 2013 - February 2013Irish CSO: Livestock Slaughterings January 2013 - February 2013


Cattle Slaughterings Increased by 9.8% in January

The number of cattle slaughtered in January 2013 was 9.8% higher than in January 2012.

A further comparison of January 2013 and January 2012 slaughtering figures also shows that

  • Sheep slaughterings increased by 33.0%.
  • Pig slaughterings increased by 4.2%.

A comparison of figures for the full year 2012 with 2011 shows that

  • Cattle slaughterings decreased by 9.7%
  • Sheep slaughterings increased by 11.6%
  • Pig slaughterings increased by 2.3%

Cattle Slaughterings

February 2013

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