Agriculture, Forestry and Fishery

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Agricultural and horticultural enterprises

Production sector 2010 2019 2020 2020
        Average age of farmers
Plant production 37 086 32 774 32 122  
Cereals production 20 927 14 926 14 739 54
Other plant production 13 092 15 788 15 651 56
Greenhouse production 1 371 714 645 54
Outdoor production 1 696 1 346 1 087 53
Livestock production 19 829 12 038 11 410  
Milk production 10 205 5 727 5 362 49
Beef production 3 080 2 809 2 730 49
Other cattle husbandry 1 270 450 384 51
Pig farming 1 355 526 488 49
Poultry farming 375 419 424 48
Sheep, goat and horse farming
and other grazing livestock
3 544 2 107 2 022 52
Mixed production 2 568 2 015 1 879 50
Total  59 483 46 827 45 411 53
Utilised agricultural area, ha/farm 39 49 50  

Source: Natural Resources Institute Finland

Data in Excel format (xlsx)

Updated: 25.3.2021

Livestock

  1950 1990 2000 2010 2019 2020
  Thousand          
Cattle 1 782 1 360 1 057 926 858 846
Dairy cows 1 111 490 364 289 262 260
Pigs 446 1 381 1 296 1 367 1 072 1 083
Poultry . . . . 12 570 9 587 14 360 . .
Laying hens 3 381 4 845 3 110 3 394 3 900 . .
Broilers . . 2 993 7 918 4 616 9 112 . .
Sheep 1 220 103 100 126 145 140

Source: Natural Resources Institute Finland

Data in Excel format (xlsx)

Updated: 25.3.2021

Crops

  1950 1990 2000 2010 2019 2020
  Mil. kg          
Wheat 296 627 538 724 902 677
Rye 215 244 108 69 183 67
Barley 176 1 720 1 985 1 340 1 682 1 382
Oats 702 1 662 1 413 810 1 170 1 195
Potatoes 1 273 881 785 659 619 624
Sugar beets 231 1 125 1 046 542 501 422
Broad bean . . . . . . 16 30 23

Source: Natural Resources Institute Finland

Data in Excel format (xlsx)

Updated: 25.3.2021

Forests

Land class 2015–2019  
  Mil. ha   %
Forestry land 26,3 86
Forest land 20,2 67
Poorly productive forest land 2,6 8
Unproductive land 3,3 11
Forest roads, depots, etc. 0,2 1
Other land 4,1 14
Land area, total 30,4 100
Volume of the growing stock 2015–2019  
  Mil. m3   %
Pine 1 250 50
Spruce 741 30
Birch 410 17
Other deciduous trees 81 3
Growing stock, total 2 482 100

Source: Natural Resources Institute Finland

Data in Excel format (xlsx)

Updated: 25.3.2020

Increment and drain of the growing stock

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* preliminary data

Source: Natural Resources Institute Finland

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Updated: 26.3.2021

Result from the private forest economy

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* preliminary data

Source: Natural Resources Institute Finland

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Updated: 25.3.2021

 

Main topic: Agriculture, Forestry and Fishery

Last updated 8 Apr 2021