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 Pig livestock (No.)
Characteristic Description
Name Pig livestock (No.) by Geographic localization (NUTS - 2024) and Category (pig livestock); Annual
Regularity Annual
Source Statistics Portugal, Animal livestock survey
First available period 2023
Last available period 2023
  • Data reference period
  • Geographic localization (NUTS - 2024)
  • Category (pig livestock)
  • ANIMAL LIVESTOCK:  Animals owned by an agricultural holding and those bred under contract by the holding.
  • PIGS:  Domestic animals of the species "Sus scrofa domesticus".
  • AGRICULTURAL HOLDING:  Technical-economic unit that uses common production factors such as labour, machinery, facilities, land, among others, fulfilling the following four conditions: 1) yield agricultural products or maintain, in good agricultural and environmental conditions, the lands that are no longer used for productive purposes; 2) reach or exceed a certain size (in area or number of animals); 3) be subject to a single management; 4) be located in a well-defined and identifiable area.
  • REFERENCE PERIOD:  Period to which the information refers and which may be a specific day or a time interval (month, fiscal year, calendar year, among others).
Measure unit (symbol) Number (No.)
Power of 10  3
Last update date 10/07/2024

information presented in 19/7/2024