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Gaeilge

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Date Last Updated: 27-06-2017

Survey Name:

Livestock Slaughterings

Survey purpose:

To provide details of monthly slaughterings of cattle, sheep and pigs in premises under the supervision of Local Authorities

Legislative Basis National:

Not applicable

Legislative Basis European:

The collection of monthly slaughterings data for pigs, cattle and sheep is governed by Regulation (EC) No. 1165/2008

Periodicity:

Monthly

Statistical Population:

Local authority areas

Sampling Frame:

List of all Local Authorities

Reference Area:

State

Time Coverage:

1975 - 2017

Base Period:

Not applicable

Sector Coverage:

Not applicable

Survey Size:

28

Principal Variables:

Category of cattle slaughtered, both number and carcass weight; number and carcass weight of pigs slaughtered; number and weight of sheep slaughtered

Principal External Users:

Eurostat, Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine and Bord Bia

Contact Organisation:

Central Statistics Office

Business Area:

Business Statistics

Contact Person:

Viacheslav Voronovich

Contact Person Function:

Statistician

Other Business Area Specialists:

Beryl Cronin, Marie Walshe, David Quirke

Contact email:

agaccounts@cso.ie

Contact phone number:

(+353) 21 453 5000