EU-27: Cows slaughtered (tons)

This page contains the data on the tons of Cows Slaughtered in the European Union, in terms of carcass weight. The data are collected on a monthly basis and divided by EU country.

The first two graphs highlight the share of the single Countries on the total slaughterings of in EU-27, and the the main changes that occurred during the current year.

The tables below report the annual and monthly data on slaughters in EU countries: to obtain the monthly data, simply click on the chosen year in the table header;to access further details on each country, click on the country of interest.

Furthermore, the following entries are made available for the European Union and for each country:

  • To view the monthly data, click on the chosen year on the table header
  • To access further details for each Country, click on the Country of interest.
EU-27: Cows Slaughtered ( Tons)
Country 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2022 2023 Var % Period
Austria 66.550 67.440 66.660 58.970 62.700 60.400 55.280 54.430 -1,5% Jan - Nov '23
Belgium 138.100 139.540 131.330 129.360 121.930 114.480 114.480 116.570 +1,8% Jan - Dec '23
Bulgaria 4.310 4.580 3.310 3.520 4.250 4.320 3.950 3.410 -13,7% Jan - Nov '23
Cyprus 1.240 1.240 1.210 1.110 1.880 1.990 1.840 1.670 -9,2% Jan - Nov '23
Croatia 6.100 5.500 4.770 4.560 5.070 5.070 4.680 4.290 -8,3% Jan - Nov '23
Denmark 54.000 55.200 52.600 51.900 53.400 51.860 47.360 47.770 +0,9% Jan - Nov '23
Estonia 5.260 5.160 4.760 5.130 4.980 5.240 4.800 4.560 -5,0% Jan - Nov '23
Finland 22.650 22.730 21.320 21.150 20.490 20.230 20.230 20.300 +0,3% Jan - Dec '23
France 593.840 609.520 597.460 602.880 595.980 571.080 571.080 532.840 -6,7% Jan - Dec '23
Germany 376.000 375.000 366.000 348.000 352.810 314.900 287.630 290.930 +1,1% Jan - Nov '23
Greece 9.310 8.950 6.920 6.320 6.380 7.250 6.600 6.810 +3,2% Jan - Nov '23
Ireland 117.140 121.400 110.760 116.880 113.040 125.370 125.370 124.340 -0,8% Jan - Dec '23
Italy 152.080 180.930 169.540 158.970 163.730 171.190 155.590 119.380 -23,3% Jan - Nov '23
Latvia 9.330 9.330 8.500 8.380 9.150 8.480 7.840 9.510 +21,3% Jan - Nov '23
Lithuania 18.620 18.760 19.330 18.170 19.860 19.250 17.830 19.120 +7,2% Jan - Nov '23
Luxembourg 3.000 3.310 3.600 3.300 3.670 3.480 3.480 3.280 -5,7% Jan - Dec '23
Malta 340 340 330 410 330 300 300 380 - Jan - Dec '23
Netherlands 166.990 160.880 134.430 150.540 147.590 135.640 124.320 138.700 +11,6% Jan - Nov '23
Poland 160.730 160.670 150.590 146.680 154.380 154.410 142.110 130.880 -7,9% Jan - Nov '23
Portugal 20.840 22.130 21.030 21.140 24.560 26.780 25.220 22.870 -9,3% Jan - Nov '23
Czech Republic 27.930 29.650 28.760 28.070 28.040 27.790 27.790 29.670 +6,8% Jan - Dec '23
Romania 36.500 26.720 21.450 14.440 17.090 18.380 16.890 14.640 -13,3% Jan - Nov '23
Slovakia 3.480 3.590 2.910 2.000(i) 3.550 2.650(i) 2.410 2.870 +19,1% Jan - Nov '23
Slovenia 5.630 5.780 6.260 6.430 7.310 7.470 6.780 5.520 -18,6% Jan - Nov '23
Spain 103.790 101.500 101.030 95.900 109.970 118.660 112.170 102.700 -8,4% Jan - Nov '23
Sweden 40.250 44.240 44.860 44.280 41.720 42.400 42.400 44.130 +4,1% Jan - Dec '23
Hungary 18.330 19.340 20.040 19.070 19.080 17.120 17.120 15.340 -10,4% Jan - Dec '23
TOTAL EU 2.162.340 2.203.430 2.099.760 2.067.560 2.092.940 2.036.190 1.863.830 1.792.130 -3,8% Jan - Nov '23
Variazione % sull'anno precedente +1,9% -4,7% -1,5% +1,2% -2,7%      
(i) incomplete data
(c) confidential data
Source: Eurostat

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