28,296,606 animals slaughtered in March 2021
67,479 bovine animals were slaughtered in March 2021. The number of slaughtered pigs was 1,006,805 animals, and the number of slaughtered chickens amounted to 27,133,841 units.
The results for March 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