Farming Statistics

UK Chick & Poult Placings - Female Broiler Breeder Chicks UK

These figures show the number of chicks and poults placed in the UK
Updated on: 27/03/2014
Unit: Millions of Chicks

Month

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

2008

January
0.73
0.63
0.74
0.62
0.60
0.70
0.64
February
0.71
0.57
0.55
0.53
0.52
0.51
0.59
March
N/A
0.57
0.44
0.44
0.43
0.36
0.41
April
N/A
0.61
0.57
0.57
0.62
0.68
0.53
May
N/A
0.57
0.68
0.50
0.40
0.48
0.50
June
N/A
0.59
0.61
0.56
0.60
0.57
0.47
July
N/A
0.59
0.65
0.63
0.60
0.66
0.78
August
N/A
0.51
0.57
0.46
0.52
0.48
0.58
September
N/A
0.58
0.46
0.49
0.36
0.51
0.56
October
N/A
0.74
0.71
0.69
0.61
0.64
0.56
November
N/A
0.51
0.45
0.56
0.48
0.46
0.51
December
N/A
0.51
0.51
0.54
0.54
0.57
0.58
TOTAL
N/A
6.98
6.94
6.59
6.28
6.63
6.73
(a) Includes female breeder poults, but male breeder poults are excluded
(b) 1993 and 1994 parent and grandparent stock, excluding imports 1995 to date - only parent stock, including imports
Excludes 'by-product' chicks which are included in commercial broilers