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Agriculture overview, Canada and the provinces


Canada

Table 1.26
Agriculture overview, Canada and the provinces - Sheep and lambs on Census Day, 2006 and 2001
Canada Sheep and lambs
May 16, 2006 May 15, 2001
farms reporting number farms reporting number
Symbols
  • xsuppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act
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  • 0true zero or a value rounded to zero
Notes Source
Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Agriculture, Farm Data and Farm Operator Data, catalogue no. 95-629-XWE.
Total sheep and lambs1 11,031 1,142,877 13,232 1,262,448
Rams 8,175 25,650 9,926 29,539
Ewes 10,309 589,284 12,510 621,151
Lambs 9,117 527,943 11,161 611,758

Newfoundland and Labrador

Table 1.26
Agriculture overview, Canada and the provinces - Sheep and lambs on Census Day, 2006 and 2001
Newfoundland and Labrador Sheep and lambs
May 16, 2006 May 15, 2001
farms reporting number farms reporting number
Symbols
  • xsuppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act
  • . not available for any reference period
  • ..not available for a specific reference period
  • 0true zero or a value rounded to zero
Notes Source
Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Agriculture, Farm Data and Farm Operator Data, catalogue no. 95-629-XWE.
Total sheep and lambs1 82 4,642 109 7,888
Rams 57 118 101 250
Ewes 75 2,080 107 3,791
Lambs 72 2,444 96 3,847

Prince Edward Island

Table 1.26
Agriculture overview, Canada and the provinces - Sheep and lambs on Census Day, 2006 and 2001
Prince Edward Island Sheep and lambs
May 16, 2006 May 15, 2001
farms reporting number farms reporting number
Symbols
  • xsuppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act
  • . not available for any reference period
  • ..not available for a specific reference period
  • 0true zero or a value rounded to zero
Notes Source
Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Agriculture, Farm Data and Farm Operator Data, catalogue no. 95-629-XWE.
Total sheep and lambs1 69 3,901 68 3,589
Rams 52 116 52 114
Ewes 64 1,863 67 1,581
Lambs 55 1,922 62 1,894

Nova Scotia

Table 1.26
Agriculture overview, Canada and the provinces - Sheep and lambs on Census Day, 2006 and 2001
Nova Scotia Sheep and lambs
May 16, 2006 May 15, 2001
farms reporting number farms reporting number
Symbols
  • xsuppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act
  • . not available for any reference period
  • ..not available for a specific reference period
  • 0true zero or a value rounded to zero
Notes Source
Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Agriculture, Farm Data and Farm Operator Data, catalogue no. 95-629-XWE.
Total sheep and lambs1 269 25,195 276 24,896
Rams 208 611 206 568
Ewes 252 11,571 263 12,263
Lambs 249 13,013 249 12,065

New Brunswick

Table 1.26
Agriculture overview, Canada and the provinces - Sheep and lambs on Census Day, 2006 and 2001
New Brunswick Sheep and lambs
May 16, 2006 May 15, 2001
farms reporting number farms reporting number
Symbols
  • xsuppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act
  • . not available for any reference period
  • ..not available for a specific reference period
  • 0true zero or a value rounded to zero
Notes Source
Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Agriculture, Farm Data and Farm Operator Data, catalogue no. 95-629-XWE.
Total sheep and lambs1 131 7,341 148 9,601
Rams 101 191 103 211
Ewes 120 3,620 137 4,620
Lambs 110 3,530 128 4,770

Quebec

Table 1.26
Agriculture overview, Canada and the provinces - Sheep and lambs on Census Day, 2006 and 2001
Quebec Sheep and lambs
May 16, 2006 May 15, 2001
farms reporting number farms reporting number
Symbols
  • xsuppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act
  • . not available for any reference period
  • ..not available for a specific reference period
  • 0true zero or a value rounded to zero
Notes Source
Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Agriculture, Farm Data and Farm Operator Data, catalogue no. 95-629-XWE.
Total sheep and lambs1 1,337 306,808 1,366 254,053
Rams 1,083 6,118 1,151 5,393
Ewes 1,267 181,509 1,307 149,305
Lambs 1,132 119,181 1,188 99,355

Ontario

Table 1.26
Agriculture overview, Canada and the provinces - Sheep and lambs on Census Day, 2006 and 2001
Ontario Sheep and lambs
May 16, 2006 May 15, 2001
farms reporting number farms reporting number
Symbols
  • xsuppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act
  • . not available for any reference period
  • ..not available for a specific reference period
  • 0true zero or a value rounded to zero
Notes Source
Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Agriculture, Farm Data and Farm Operator Data, catalogue no. 95-629-XWE.
Total sheep and lambs1 3,408 311,162 3,978 337,625
Rams 2,658 7,115 3,130 8,488
Ewes 3,225 158,569 3,808 176,818
Lambs 2,892 145,478 3,375 152,319

Manitoba

Table 1.26
Agriculture overview, Canada and the provinces - Sheep and lambs on Census Day, 2006 and 2001
Manitoba Sheep and lambs
May 16, 2006 May 15, 2001
farms reporting number farms reporting number
Symbols
  • xsuppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act
  • . not available for any reference period
  • ..not available for a specific reference period
  • 0true zero or a value rounded to zero
Notes Source
Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Agriculture, Farm Data and Farm Operator Data, catalogue no. 95-629-XWE.
Total sheep and lambs1 644 68,096 733 84,798
Rams 472 1,504 551 1,705
Ewes 587 34,086 704 38,212
Lambs 511 32,506 628 44,881

Saskatchewan

Table 1.26
Agriculture overview, Canada and the provinces - Sheep and lambs on Census Day, 2006 and 2001
Saskatchewan Sheep and lambs
May 16, 2006 May 15, 2001
farms reporting number farms reporting number
Symbols
  • xsuppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act
  • . not available for any reference period
  • ..not available for a specific reference period
  • 0true zero or a value rounded to zero
Notes Source
Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Agriculture, Farm Data and Farm Operator Data, catalogue no. 95-629-XWE.
Total sheep and lambs1 1,258 132,359 1,702 149,389
Rams 916 2,620 1,255 3,464
Ewes 1,175 64,167 1,604 66,894
Lambs 1,062 65,572 1,427 79,031

Alberta

Table 1.26
Agriculture overview, Canada and the provinces - Sheep and lambs on Census Day, 2006 and 2001
Alberta Sheep and lambs
May 16, 2006 May 15, 2001
farms reporting number farms reporting number
Symbols
  • xsuppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act
  • . not available for any reference period
  • ..not available for a specific reference period
  • 0true zero or a value rounded to zero
Notes Source
Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Agriculture, Farm Data and Farm Operator Data, catalogue no. 95-629-XWE.
Total sheep and lambs1 2,181 222,340 2,987 307,302
Rams 1,533 5,134 2,112 6,621
Ewes 2,030 103,603 2,781 131,077
Lambs 1,689 113,603 2,492 169,604

British Columbia

Table 1.26
Agriculture overview, Canada and the provinces - Sheep and lambs on Census Day, 2006 and 2001
British Columbia Sheep and lambs
May 16, 2006 May 15, 2001
farms reporting number farms reporting number
Symbols
  • xsuppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act
  • . not available for any reference period
  • ..not available for a specific reference period
  • 0true zero or a value rounded to zero
Notes Source
Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Agriculture, Farm Data and Farm Operator Data, catalogue no. 95-629-XWE.
Total sheep and lambs1 1,652 61,033 1,865 83,307
Rams 1,095 2,123 1,265 2,725
Ewes 1,514 28,216 1,732 36,590
Lambs 1,345 30,694 1,516 43,992