25,575,189 animals slaughtered in May 2020
59,320 bovine animals were slaughtered in May 2020. The number of slaughtered pigs was 841,945 animals, and the number of slaughtered chickens amounted to 24,599,179 units.
The results for May 2020 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