|Lantbrukets djur i juni 2018|
JO 20 SM 1801
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In June 2018, the number of dairy cows was 319 400, a decrease by approximately 2 600 animals compared with June 2017. Since 2000 the number of dairy cows has decreased by almost 108 200 or 25 %.
The number of holdings with dairy cows has continued to decrease since June 2017. Such holdings amounted to 3 500 in June 2018. The number of holdings with suckler cows decreased slightly in 2018 to 10 400 in June, a decrease by 0.5 %.
The number of pigs has shown an increase since 2017 with approximately 2.3 %. The increase applies only for fattening pigs while sows and piglets decrease. The changes are statistically significant.
Between 2017 and 2018, the number of sheep has decreased by 18 900 animals which is a change of 3 %. Compared with 2000, the number of sheep has increased by more than 36 %. In the same period, the number of holdings with sheep has increased by almost 15 %. For a long period, the trend has been that the proportion of adult animals increased relative to the proportion of lambs. In 1995 there were 1.36 lambs per adult animal. For the first time, it is estimated that the number of adult animals exceeds the number of lambs.
Since 2017, the number of fowls has increased by 5.5 % and the number of broilers has increased slightly.