25,717,162 animals slaughtered in December 2022
Animal slaughters : provisional figures for December
68,348 bovine animals were slaughtered in December 2022. The number of slaughtered pigs was 867,578 animals, and the number of slaughtered chickens amounted to 24,704,325 units.
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