Number of Pigs, by County, July 2011

Sows & Gilts for breeding Boars All other pigs < 20 kg All other pigs 20-60 kg All other pigs >60 kg Total Pigs
Brant
171
X
902
4,335
4,281
9,518
Chatham-Kent
14,401
170
30,049
23,687
22,634
76,370
Elgin
15,883
155
28,157
20,156
21,686
69,999
Essex
1,395
49
1,989
1,686
1,441
5,117
Haldimand-Norfolk
16,924
117
43,804
20,284
16,329
80,416
Hamilton
400
21
754
3,032
3,356
7,141
Lambton
28,144
354
55,538
66,922
68,375
190,835
Middlesex
36,216
606
89,555
72,020
68,920
230,496
Niagara
1,558
X
9,156
21,585
13,845
44,587
Oxford
36,525
813
98,774
92,217
100,654
291,645
Southern Ontario
151,617
2,322
358,678
325,925
321,522
1,006,125
Bruce
12,399
179
21,533
26,843
22,248
70,625
Dufferin
6,631
X
10,822
7,371
3,318
21,510
Grey
3,400
66
12,532
7,170
2,490
22,192
Halton
X
X
X
X
X
X
Huron
63,278
502
164,527
133,479
140,095
438,101
Peel
X
X
X
X
X
X
Perth
45,658
588
145,828
177,906
135,309
459,042
Simcoe
1,898
64
13,094
11,459
6,519
31,072
Waterloo
13,304
349
32,723
34,338
20,597
87,659
Wellington
20,573
412
97,535
75,905
64,192
237,632
Western Ontario
167,185
2,223
498,295
474,471
394,360
1,367,126
Durham
602
38
2,165
1,608
2,300
6,073
Haliburton
X
X
X
X
X
X
Hastings
2,399
35
2,069
1,605
1,685
5,360
Kawartha Lakes
544
29
1,896
2,384
2,199
6,479
Muskoka
12
X
X
X
X
X
Northumberland
599
49
1,610
1,785
1,705
5,099
Parry Sound
X
11
X
X
X
X
Peterborough
X
X
778
140
X
918
Prince Edward
X
19
X
X
X
X
York
554
9
2,644
2,533
2,535
7,712
Central Ontario
8,685
205
10,141
10,095
9,424
29,660
Frontenac
X
X
X
X
X
X
Lanark
X
8
118
X
X
118
Leeds and Grenville
392
41
1,409
4,662
5,868
11,939
Lennox and Addington
X
X
X
X
X
0
Ottawa
528
46
9,845
7,139
12,303
29,287
Prescott and Russell
X
19
X
X
X
X
Renfrew
X
X
363
X
X
363
Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry
5,245
34
6,251
10,824
5,638
22,714
Eastern Ontario
12,832
190
27,437
25,130
27,994
80,561
Algoma
81
X
X
X
X
X
Cochrane
X
X
X
X
X
X
Greater Sudbury
X
X
X
X
X
X
Kenora
22
X
X
X
X
X
Manitoulin
X
X
X
X
X
X
Nipissing
24
8
X
X
X
X
Rainy River
40
6
X
X
X
X
Sudbury
X
5
X
X
X
X
Thunder Bay
60
6
X
X
X
X
Timiskaming
402
19
3,063
2,363
1,869
7,295
Northern Ontario
681
61
2,949
2,380
2,200
7,529
Ontario
341,000
5,000
897,500
838,000
755,500
2,491,000

x Confidential.
Note: The above are estimates by OMAFRA, not a product of Statistics Canada

Related links:

Number of Pigs on Farms, July 1986 to April 2012

Pigs Supply and Disposition, 2008-2011

 

Reference: Statistics Unit, OMAFRA, Statistics Canada, Census of Agriculture 2011


Author :  
Kumuduni Kulasekera - Economist /OMAFRA
Last Reviewed :  
9 July 2012
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E-mail: stats.omafra@ontario.ca