Number of Sheep, by County, July 2011

Rams Ewes Total Lambs Total Sheep and Lambs
Brant
51
1,304
905
2,260
Chatham-Kent
84
1,630
1,682
3,396
Elgin
157
2,447
2,720
5,325
Essex
65
1,547
1,798
3,409
Haldimand-Norfolk
124
3,331
2,618
6,073
Hamilton
81
1,679
4,107
5,867
Lambton
123
2,692
2,904
5,719
Middlesex
245
5,413
4,637
10,294
Niagara
140
2,189
2,273
4,602
Oxford
255
4,822
4,066
9,143
Southern Ontario
1,325
27,054
27,710
56,088
Bruce
410
10,075
8,847
19,332
Dufferin
303
6,803
6,210
13,316
Grey
580
11,891
10,701
23,172
Halton
48
544
580
1,171
Huron
388
11,769
12,052
24,209
Peel
23
536
398
957
Perth
230
6,590
7,055
13,875
Simcoe
510
9,907
8,090
18,506
Waterloo
158
4,392
5,109
9,659
Wellington
514
10,874
14,324
25,712
Western Ontario
3,164
73,380
73,365
149,909
Durham
195
5,074
4,107
9,376
Haliburton
12
236
179
427
Hastings
186
2,565
2,254
5,006
Kawartha Lakes
263
5,789
5,987
12,040
Muskoka
12
124
161
297
Northumberland
169
3,687
3,478
7,334
Parry Sound
37
860
1,150
2,046
Peterborough
153
2,862
3,166
6,181
Prince Edward
124
3,260
3,388
6,772
York
138
3,399
4,247
7,783
Central Ontario
1,289
27,856
28,117
57,263
Frontenac
109
1,856
3,218
5,183
Lanark
144
3,449
3,744
7,336
Leeds and Grenville
213
4,478
3,838
8,529
Lennox and Addington
167
4,215
2,017
6,399
Ottawa
144
1,549
1,775
3,467
Prescott and Russell
85
1,345
1,423
2,852
Renfrew
139
2,513
3,117
5,769
Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry
210
4,404
5,329
9,942
Eastern Ontario
1,209
23,808
24,460
49,478
Algoma
32
729
607
1,368
Cochrane
21
381
353
755
Greater Sudbury
-
-
-
-
Kenora
4
55
80
139
Manitoulin
32
380
589
1,001
Nipissing
30
832
711
1,573
Rainy River
5
74
84
163
Sudbury
17
583
437
1,037
Thunder Bay
31
309
325
665
Timiskaming
140
3,658
2,762
6,561
Northern Ontario
313
7,003
5,947
13,263
Ontario
7,300
159,100
159,600
326,000
Note: The above are estimates by OMAFRA, not a product of Statistics Canada

Related links:

Number of Sheep and Lambs on Farms, July 1986 to January 2012

Sheep 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