New data from these statistics will be published on the home page of the Number of livestock.


The numbers of bovine animals are entered in the statistics twice a year, and the statistics disclose the numbers on 1 May and on 1 December by cattle category and by Employment and Economic Development Centre. Data on the numbers bovine animals are available also by other regional classifications and herd size. The data are based on the Bovine Register included in the Rural Business Register.

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Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Number of Bovine Animals [e-publication].
Helsinki: Information Centre of the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, Tike [referred: 19.10.2019].
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