AAA01: Number of Livestock in June (1991 - 2004) by Region, Type of Animal and Year
Unit : 000 Head
Dairy cows are those kept principally to produce milk for human consumption.
Dairy heifers in calf are intended for the dairy herd.
The regional composition is based on the NUTS (Nomenclature of Territorial Units) classification used by Eurostat. The NUTS3 regions correspond to the eight Regional Authorities established under the Local Government Act, 1991 (Regional Authorities) (Establishment) Order, 1993, which came into operation on 1 January 1994.