27,426,543 animals slaughtered in August 2021
63,247 bovine animals were slaughtered in August 2021. The number of slaughtered pigs was 956,024 animals, and the number of slaughtered chickens amounted to 26,326,485 units.
The results for August 2021 are provisional.
Purpose and brief description
Number and slaughtered weight of animals slaughtered in slaughterhouses, approved for consumption.
All slaughterhouses in Belgium
Timing of publication
Results available 2 months after the reference period.
Number (units): Number of animals slaughtererd in a slaughterhouse and approved for human consumption during that month
Slaughtered weight (kg): Weight of the carcass after slaughter (cold weight), totals per animal species for that month