Agriculture, Forestry and Fishery

Agricultural and horticultural enterprises

Production sector 2010 2017 2018 2018
        Average age of farmers
Plant production 37 086 32 932 32 971  
Cereals production 20 927 16 240 15 164 53
Other plant production 13 092 14 397 15 511 55
Greenhouse production 1 371 836 860 53
Outdoor production 1 696 1 477 1 436 54
Livestock production 19 829 13 481 12 817  
Milk production 10 205 6 704 6 262 49
Beef production 3 080 2 930 2 864 49
Suckler cow production
and cattle fattening
1 270 555 516 50
Pig farming 1 355 607 573 48
Poultry farming 375 436 441 48
Sheep, goat and horse farming
and other grazing livestock
3 544 2 249 2 161 51
Mixed production 2 568 2 149 1 900 50
Total  59 483 48 562 47 688 53
Utilised agricultural area, ha/farm 39 47 48  

Source: Natural Resources Institute Finland

Table in Excel format (xlsx)

Updated: 5.3.2019

Livestock

  1950 1990 2000 2010 2017 2018
  Thousand          
Cattle 1 782 1 360 1 057 926 893 882
Dairy cows 1 111 490 364 289 275 271
Pigs 446 1 381 1 296 1 367 1 136 1 087
Poultry . . . . 12 570 9 587 13 136 13 145
Laying hens 3 381 4 845 3 110 3 394 3 746 3 663
Broilers . . 2 993 7 918 4 616 8 047 8 147
Sheep 1 220 103 100 126 156 155

Source: Natural Resources Institute Finland

Table in Excel format (xlsx)

Updated: 5.3.2019

Grain harvest

Grain harvest

Source: Natural Resources Institute Finland

Table in Excel format (xlsx)

Updated: 5.3.2019

Forest statistics

Land class 2014–2017
  Mil. ha   %
Forestry land 26,2 86
Forest land 20,3 67
Poorly productive forest land 2,5 8
Unproductive land 3,2 11
Forest roads, depots, etc. 0,2 1
Other land 4,2 14
Land area, total 30,4 100
Volume of the growing stock 2014–2017
  Mil. m3   %
Pine 1 245 50
Spruce 734 30
Birch 413 17
Other deciduous trees 81 3
Growing stock, total 2 473 100

Source: Natural Resources Institute Finland

Table in Excel format (xlsx)

Updated: 18.3.2019

Increment and drain of the growing stock

Increment and drain of the growing stock

Source: Natural Resources Institute Finland

Table in Excel format (xlsx)

Updated: 5.9.2018

Result from the private forest economy

Result from the private forest economy

* preliminary data

Source: Natural Resources Institute Finland

Table in Excel format (xlsx)

Updated: 22.3.2019

 

Main topic: Agriculture, Forestry and Fishery

Last updated 22 Mar 2019