Ontario Sheep Supply and Disposition ('000 head)

Ontario Sheep and Lamb Inventory ('000 head)

Jan. 2010
July 2010
Jan. 2011
July 2011
Jan. 2012
July 2012
Jan 2013
July 2013
Jan 2014
July 2014
Jan 2015
July 2015
Jan 2016
Jul 2016
Jan 2017
Jul 2017
Rams
7.8
8.1
8.2
8.5
8.5
8.6
8.6
8.4
8.2
8.2
7.8
7.6
7.5
7.6
7.6
7.5
Ewes and Wethers
170.9
181.7
184.3
186.1
185.3
185.1
185.6
183.2
182.1
180.1
177.4
174.1
174.5
171.4
176.0
173.8
Lambs for Breeding
23.0
35.0
25.9
37.6
27.0
36.7
27.1
35.2
25.8
33.5
23.1
31.2
24.3
29.8
23.4
25.6
Lambs for Market
40.3
118.2
44.6
127.8
46.2
128.6
47.7
124.2
41.9
114.2
43.6
116.2
43.3
112.2
45.9
113.3
Total Sheep and Lambs
242.0
343.0
263.0
360.0
267.0
359.0
269.0
351.0
258.0
336.0
251.1
329.1
249.6
321.0
245.3
312.7

Sheep Supply and Disposition ('000 head)

1/1/2010 to 6/30/2010 7/1/2010 to 12/31/2010 1/1/2011 to 6/30/2011 7/1/2011 to 12/31/2011 1/1/2012 to 6/30/2012 7/1/2012 to 12/31/2012 1/1/2013 to 6/30/2013 7/1/2013 to 12/31/2013 1/1/2014 to 6/30/2014 7/1/2014 to 12/31/2014 1/1/2015 to 6/30/2015 7/1/2015 to 12/31/2015
1/1/2016 to 6/30/2016
7/1/2016 to 12/31/2016
1/1/2017 to 6/30/2017
Beginning Inventory
242.0
343.0
263.0
360.0
267.0
359.0
271.0
351.0
259.0
335.5
251.1
329.1
249.6
321.8
245.3
Lambs Born
213.1
66.6
219.3
65.2
220.6
72.8
217.0
71.1
217.4
72.9
215.1
74.0
213.9
72.4
210.6
Interprovincial Imports (net) (a)
71.7
25.5
68.0
17.2
61.1
24.0
72.2
43.0
78.5
46.0
70.0
40.4
62.6
37.4
60.2
International Imports
2.8
0.1
0.3
0.8
1.3
0.3
0.5
0.3
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
Supply
529.6
435.2
550.6
443.2
550.0
456.1
558.7
465.4
555
454.5
536.2
443.5
526.1
431.6
516.1
Deaths and Condemnations
23.9
11.5
25.6
11.4
25.6
11.9
25.8
11.1
24.9
11.4
22.0
11.6
24.1
12.3
24.3
Interprovincial Exports (net)
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
9.9
10.1
8.9
2.8
8.0
2.2
6.0
1.1
6.6
International Exports
0.0
1.4
2.1
5.2
2.1
0.5
2.1
1.8
3.6
0.4
0.6
4.9
8.3
6.0
4.8
Slaughter
162.7
159.3
162.9
159.6
162.3
174.7
169.9
184.4
182.1
188.8
174.3
175.2
166.7
168
168.7
Disposition
186.6
172.2
190.6
176.2
190.0
187.1
207.7
207.4
219.5
203.4
207.1
193.9
205.1
186.3
203.4
Ending Inventory
343.0
263.0
360.0
267.0
359.0
269.0
351.0
258.0
335.5
251.1
329.1
249.6
321.0
245.3
312.7

(a) Calculated residually by taking the number of animals coming to farms in Ontario less the number of animals leaving for farms outside of Ontario.

 

Reference: Statistics Canada, Catalogue 23-012


Author :  
Joseline Nicholas - Economist/OMAFRA
Last Reviewed :  
31 August 2017

For more information:
E-mail: stats.omafra@ontario.ca