Ages of sheep as reported by the Agricultural Census.

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Year 1 Year Old and Above Under 1 Year Old
1866 1,287,809 Show data context 380,854 Show data context
1869 1,869,524 Show data context 851,417 Show data context
1871 1,885,839 Show data context 820,576 Show data context
1877 1,974,313 Show data context 887,700 Show data context
1881 1,771,213 Show data context 695,732 Show data context
1885 1,847,398 Show data context 920,261 Show data context
1891 2,139,367 Show data context 1,094,569 Show data context
Date: Source:
1866 - 1891 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

 

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Date: Acknowledgments:
1871 David Allan Gatley (School of Social Sciences, University of Staffordshire). Role: transcriber. Restrictions on use: the contributor must be acknowledged but the data may be freely used for non-commercial purposes.

 

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Between 1866 and 1891, the Agricultural Census simply divided sheep into two age groups.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Wales Dep through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Ages of sheep as reported by the Agricultural Census., A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10001055/cube/AGCEN_SHEEP_1866

Date accessed: 20th June 2019