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Irish CSO Reports

02 April 2013

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


Cattle Slaughterings Increased by 8.9% in February

The number of cattle slaughtered in February 2013 was 8.9% higher than in February 2012.

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

  • Sheep slaughterings increased by 25.9%.
  • Pig slaughterings decreased by 8.7%.

A comparison of figures for January-February 2013 with the corresponding 2012 period shows that

  • Cattle slaughterings increased by 9.6%
  • Sheep slaughterings increased by 29.5%
  • Pig slaughterings decreased by 2.3%

Cattle Slaughterings

April 2013

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