1945 Census Publications

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Volume 2, Part 7: Livestock and Livestock Products

INTRODUCTION

  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Problems in enumeration
  • 3. Plan of presentation
  • 4. Comparability of statistics
  • 5. Value of farm products and sales
  • 6. Horses and mules
  • 7. Cattle
  • 8. Hogs
  • 9. Sheep and wool
  • 10. Goats
  • 11. Animals butchered and animals sold alive
  • 12. Cost of feed bought
  • 13. Poultry

TABLES

Table  Description
1 History of enumeration in the census of livestock and livestock products: 1840 to 1945
2 Age, sex, and other groups enumerated for various classes of livestock, 1945; with approximately comparable groups: 1900 to 1940
3 Specified livestock on farms - Farms reporting, 1900 to 1945; number, 1840 to 1945; and value, 1900 to 1945; for specified age and sex groups, for the United States
4 Specified livestock products of farms - Farms reporting, 1899 to 1944; quantity, 1839 to 1944; and value, 1899 to 1944; for the United States
5 Value of specified classes of livestock on farms, by divisions and States: 1945, 1940, and 1935
6 Value of specified livestock products of farms, by divisions and States: 1944 and 1939
7 Percent distribution of total value of specified classes of livestock and percent of total value represented by the several classes, by divisions and States: 1945, 1940, and 1935
8 Percent distribution of total value of specified livestock products and of specified livestock sales and percent of total represented by the several classes, by divisions and States: 1944 and 1939
9 Income on livestock, dairy, and poultry farms - Gross farm income from all sources and from principal source, by divisions and States: 1944 and 1939
10 Income from livestock and livestock products, with cost of feed - Gross income from sales, by source; and farms reporting and cost of feed purchased; by divisions and States: 1944 and 1939
11 Horses - Farms reporting, number, and value, by divisions and States: 1945, 1940, and 1935
12 Mules - Farms reporting, number, and value, by divisions and States: 1945, 1940, and 1935
13 Horses - Farms reporting, 1900 to 1945; and number, 1840 to 1945; by divisions and States
14 Mules - Farms reporting, 1900 to 1945; and number, 1840 to 1945; by divisions and States
15 Farm work power - Horses and mules and tractors, with acres of cropland harvested, by divisions and States: Censuses of 1920 and 1945
16 Cattle - Farms reporting, number, and value, by divisions and States: 1945, 1940, and 1935
17 Cows and heifers and "all other cattle" - Farms reporting, number, and value of cows and heifers and number and value of all other cattle, by divisions and States: 1945, 1940, and 1935
18 Cattle - Farms reporting, 1900 to 1945; and number, 1840 to 1945; by divisions and States
19 Cows and heifers 2 years old and over - Number and percent of all cattle, by divisions and States: 1900 to 1945
20 Cows milked and milk produced - Farms reporting and number of cows milked and gallons of milk produced, by divisions and States: 1944, 1939, and 1934
21 Cows milked - Farms reporting and number, by divisions and States: 1924 to 1944
22 Milk production - Number of gallons, by divisions and States: 1889 to 1944
23 Dairy products - Farms reporting, quantity, and value of whole milk, cream, and butter sold, with milk equivalents; milk for use on farms; and total milk production and value; by divisions and States: 1944 and 1939
24 Dairy products sold - Quantity of whold milk sold, 1869 to 1944; quantity of cream sold, 1899 to 1929; and quantity of butter sold; 1899 to 1929; by divisions and States
25 Hogs and pigs - Farms reporting, number, and value, by divisions and States: 1945, 1940, and 1935
26 Sows and gilts for spring farrowing - Farms reporting, number, and value, by divisions and States: 1945, 1940, and 1935
27 Hogs and pigs - Farms reporting, 1900 to 1945; and number, 1840 to 1945; by divisions and States
28 Sows and gilts and "all other hogs and pigs" - Number of sows and gilts, 1920 to 1945; and number and value of other hogs and pigs, 1945, 1940, and 1935; by divisions and States
29 Sheep and lambs - Farms reporting, number, and value, by divisions and States: 1945, 1940, and 1935
30 Ewes and "all other sheep and lambs" - Farms reporting, number, and value of ewes; and number and value of all other sheep and lambs; by divisions and States: 1945, 1940, and 1935
31 Sheep and lambs - Farms reporting, 1900 to 1945, and number, 1840 to 1945; with number of ewes, 1900 to 1930; by divisions and States
32 Wool produced - Farms reporting, quantity, and value, by divisions and States: 1944, 1939, and 1934
33 Wool produced - Number of pounds, by divisions and States: 1839 to 1934
34 Goats and kids - Farms reporting, number, and value, by divisions and States: 1945, 1940, and 1935
35 Goats and kids - Farms reporting and number, by divisions and States: 1900 to 1945
36 Livestock sales - Farms reporting and number of specified classes of livestock sold alive, by divisions and States: 1944 and 1939
37 Farm slaughter - Farms reporting and number of specified classes of livestock butchered, 1909 to 1944; and value, 1944 and 1939; by divisions and States
38 Chickens on hand - Farms reporting, 1910 to 1945; number, 1880 to 1945; and value, 1945, 1940, and 1935; by divisions and States
39 Chickens raised - Farms reporting, 1919 to 1944; number, 1909 to 1944; and value, 1929 to 1944; by divisions and States
40 Eggs produced - Farms reporting, 1919 to 1944; number of dozens, 1879 to 1944; and value, 1944, 1939, and 1934; by divisions and States
41 Turkeys raised - Farms reporting, number, and value, by divisions and States: 1944, 1939, and 1929
42 Rank in number of specified kinds of livestock, 1945, 1940, and 1935; and in quantity of specified livestock products, 1944, 1939, and 1934; by divisions and States