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Number of Livestock Farms - 2016 ***
 
 
District No. of Farms Raising
Cattle
and/or
Buffaloe
Goat Swine Poultry
Local Poultry Broiler Farms Egg Producing Farms Total
No. of
Chicken
Below 1000
No. of
Chicken
Over 1000
No. of
Chicken
Below 1000
No. of
Chicken
Over 1000
COLOMBO 1,756
276
141
1,359
94
81
80
217
1,831
GAMPAHA 6,698
1,379
1,507
7,811
485
267
1,923
32
10,518
KALUTARA 3,209
761
127
2,973
134
52
461
21
3,641
KANDY 6,539
2,662
18
8,627
331 65
1,612
20
10,665
MATALE 4,764
782
149
3,222
91
86
661
17
4,077
NUWARA-ELIYA 10,790
2,798
14
9,352
409
17
4,910
1
14,689
GALLE 2,853
357
60
1,917
101
13
995
18
3,044
MATARA 2,550
262
9
1,248
58
15
389
13
1,723
HAMBANTOTA 3,860
108
29
1,439
83
11
428
5
1,966
JAFFNA 20,612
17,052
0
4,919
206
6
136
7
5,274
KILINOCHCHI 2,787
1,719
8
6,090
407
0
2,615
0
9,112
MANNAR 5,202
982
1
428
73
0
242
0
743
VAVUNIYA 4,023
1,371 7 263
265
34
41
0
603
MULLATIVU 8,165
1,021
6
1,989
284
2
1,005
0
3,280
BATTICALOA 10,351
3,713
0
4,281
571
2
2,271
1
7,126
AMPARA 11,571
1,470
15
10,384
608
51
3,363
4
14,410
TRINCOMALEE 6,068
1,541
12
3,871
124
1
1,602
3
5,601
KURUNEGALA 20,362
1,982
1,015
6,580
845
554
1,652
1,014
10,645
PUTTALAM 9,176
3,356
3206
11,005
414
226
1,019
89
12,753
ANURADHAPURA 11,173
795
107
6,084
256
131
996
6
7,473
POLONNARUWA 4,860
452
36
2,318
100
88
1,006
3
3,515
BADULLA 10,901
1,635
5
3,738
393
17
2,206
0
6,354
MONERAGALA 6,500
347
10
2,272
79
56
1,293
2
3,702
RATNAPURA 2,718
1,101
30
2,232
155
41
560
46
3,034
KEGALLE 3,147
1,003
27
3,030
184
156
993
3
4,366
Total 180,635 48,925
6,539 107,432 6,750 1,972 32,459 1,522 150,135
 
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Agriculture and Environmental Statistics Division
Department of Census and Statistics, Colombo, Sri Lanka.