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Cattle numbers in Ukraine (excluding the temporarily occupied territory of Crimea and part of Donbas) as of February 1, 2019 amounted to 3.392 million animals, which is 3.4% less than on the same date of 2018.

According to the State Statistics Service, the number of cows during this period decreased by 3.6% and amounted to 1.928 million.

The number of pigs fell by 1%, to 5.912 million, sheep and goats by 3%, to 1.265 million.

Poultry numbers in the country compared with February 1, 2018 increased by 3.8%, amounting to 207.614 million birds.

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