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Number of Livestock Farms - 2017 ***
 
 
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 1,725 295 139 1,497 55 36 222 39 1,849
GAMPAHA 5,892 1,388 1,658 7,995 658 293 1,433 24 10,403
KALUTARA 3,022 916 143 3,133 123 45 380 18 3,699
KANDY 10,056 2,905 18 8,782 225 93 3,613 19 12,732
MATALE 4,828 901 204 4,253 94 80 640 19 5,086
NUWARA-ELIYA 10,948 2,838 14 9,374 419 16 4,910 1 14,720
GALLE 2,522 319 112 1,907 139 23 1,035 15 3,119
MATARA 2,445 372 5 1,422 67 9 360 9 1,867
HAMBANTOTA 3,699 167 34 1,256 49 10 394 5 1,714
JAFFNA 20,612 17,052 1 4,919 568 10 2,283 6 7,786
KILINOCHCHI 2,897 1,900 6 7,156 196 0 5,035 0 12,387
MANNAR 5,094 1,118 6 382 73 0 169 1 625
VAVUNIYA 4,367 1,308 12 287 176 3 9 2 477
MULLATIVU 8,462 953 5 4,230 121 0 2,124 0 6,475
BATTICALOA 9,257 3,786 0 3,745 561 1 2,827 19 7,153
AMPARA 11,093 1,548 7 8,685 745 38 1,638 4 11,110
TRINCOMALEE 5,913 1,633 6 3,854 144 0 1,088 4 5,090
KURUNEGALA 20,121 2,011 1,554 8,059 703 566 1,535 890 11,753
PUTTALAM 9,120 3,106 3,276 12,043 336 264 1,160 114 13,917
ANURADHAPURA 11,949 720 113 7,665 277 127 1,197 5 9,271
POLONNARUWA 5,648 530 32 2,981 168 63 1,146 6 4,364
BADULLA 9,860 1,471 9 3,754 179 11 2,108 5 6,057
MONERAGALA 6,940 287 21 2,316 134 9 1,554 0 4,013
RATNAPURA 2,955 1,159 122 2,858 99 47 803 23 3,830
KEGALLE 2,725 1,001 32 2,440 195 133 1,130 9 3,907
Total 182,150 49,684 7,529 114,993 6,504 1,877 38,793 1,237 163,404
 
* - Estimate
*** - Provisional
 
Agriculture and Environmental Statistics Division
Department of Census and Statistics, Colombo, Sri Lanka.