Table 5 Ranched deer

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  1981 1986 1991 1996 2001 2006 % change from 1981 to 1986 % change from 1986 to 1991 % change from 1991 to 1996 % change from 1996 to 2001 % change from 2001 to 2006
Canada
Number of animals .. .. 20,456 50,859 53,258 46,748 .. .. 149 5 -12
Number of farms reporting .. .. 313 714 809 620 .. .. 128 13 -23
Average number per farm .. .. 65.4 71.2 65.8 75.4 .. .. 9 -8 15
 
Newfoundland and Labrador
Number of animals .. .. 0 0 0 0 .. .. .. .. ..
Number of farms reporting .. .. 0 0 0 0 .. .. .. .. ..
Average number per farm .. .. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 .. .. .. .. ..
 
Prince Edward Island
Number of animals .. .. 0 0 0 0 .. .. .. .. ..
Number of farms reporting .. .. 0 0 0 0 .. .. .. .. ..
Average number per farm .. .. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 .. .. .. .. ..
 
Nova Scotia
Number of animals .. .. 0 153 500 175 .. .. .. 227 -65
Number of farms reporting .. .. 0 6 9 5 .. .. .. 50 -44
Average number per farm .. .. 0.0 25.5 55.6 35.0 .. .. .. 118 -37
 
New Brunswick
Number of animals .. .. x 525 760 177 .. .. x 45 -77
Number of farms reporting .. .. 3 7 8 5 .. .. 133 14 -38
Average number per farm .. .. x 75.0 95.0 35.4 .. .. x 27 -63
 
Quebec
Number of animals .. .. x 6,732 15,813 14,209 .. .. x 135 -10
Number of farms reporting .. .. 62 188 159 164 .. .. 203 -15 3
Average number per farm .. .. x 35.8 99.5 86.6 .. .. x 178 -13
 
Ontario
Number of animals .. .. 7,408 14,377 14,464 8,031 .. .. 94 1 -44
Number of farms reporting .. .. 135 234 234 158 .. .. 73 0 -32
Average number per farm .. .. 54.9 61.4 61.8 50.8 .. .. 12 1 -18
 
Manitoba
Number of animals .. .. 27 819 962 716 .. .. 2,933 17 -26
Number of farms reporting .. .. 3 18 16 15 .. .. 500 -11 -6
Average number per farm .. .. 9.0 45.5 60.1 47.7 .. .. 406 32 -21
 
Saskatchewan
Number of animals .. .. 2,369 5,985 6,165 8,581 .. .. 153 3 39
Number of farms reporting .. .. 28 85 149 130 .. .. 204 75 -13
Average number per farm .. .. 84.6 70.4 41.4 66.0 .. .. -17 -41 59
 
Alberta
Number of animals .. .. 418 2,812 8,331 8,965 .. .. 573 196 8
Number of farms reporting .. .. 29 95 193 108 .. .. 228 103 -44
Average number per farm .. .. 14.4 29.6 43.2 83.0 .. .. 106 46 92
 
British Columbia
Number of animals .. .. x 19,456 6,263 5,894 .. .. x -68 -6
Number of farms reporting .. .. 53 81 41 35 .. .. 53 -49 -15
Average number per farm .. .. x 240.2 152.8 168.4 .. .. x -36 10
Table source: Statistics Canada, 2008, Alternative Livestock on Canadian Farms, catalogue number 23-502-XIE