1940 Census Publications

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Volume 4, Part 14: Special Poultry Report

INTRODUCTION

  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Plan of presentation
  • 3. Comparability of statistics
  • 4. Values
  • 5. Explanation of county tables

TABLES GEOGRAPHIC DIVISIONS AND STATES

Table  Description
5 Chickens on hand - Farms reporting, 1910 to 1940; number, 1880 to 1940; and value, 1940, 1935, and 1930; and farms reporting any poultry on hand, 1940, 1910, and 1900, and raised, 1939; by divisions and States
6 Chickens by size of flock - Farms reporting classified by number of chickens on hand, by divisions and States: 1940, 1935, and 1930
7 Classification by number of chickens on hand - Farms reporting and number of chickens on hand, 1940, 1935, and 1930; of eggs produced and chickens raised, 1939, 1934, and 1929; and of chickens sold, 1939 and 1929; by divisions and States
8 Chickens raised - Farms reporting, 1919 to 1939; number, 1909 to 1939; and value, 1939, 1934, 1929, and 1899; with farms reporting for 1939 classified by number of chickens raised; by divisions and States
9 Chickens sold - Farms reporting, number, and value, 1939, 1929, and 1919, and percent distribution of farms reporting chickens raised and turkeys raised by numbers raised, 1939; by divisions and States
10 Eggs produced - Farms reporting, 1939, 1934, and 1919; number of dozens, 1879 to 1939; and value, 1939, 1934, and 1929; by divisions and States
11 Turkeys on hand and raised - Farms reporting and number of turkeys on hand, 1890 to 1940; and value, 1940 and 1935; and farms reporting, number, and value of turkeys raised, 1939 and 1929, with farms reporting turkeys raised for 1939 classified by number raised; by divisions and States
12 Ducks and geese - Farms reporting number on hand, 1940, 1920, and 1910, with number, 1890 to 1940, and value, 1940; and farms reporting number raised, with number raised and value, 1939 and 1929; by divisions and States
13 Guineas and pigeons - Farms reporting, number, and value of guineas and pigeons on hand, 1940, and raised, 1939; with available comparative data for guineas, 1920 and 1910; by divisions and States
14 Quail, pheasants, and unspecified and other poultry - Farms reporting, number, and value on hand, 1940, and raised, 1939; by divisions and States
15 Farm income - Income on poultry farms compared with income on all farms, by divisions and States, 1939
16 Income from all farm production on poultry farms - Percent reporting other farm production with percent of total farm income, by source of income, by divisions and States, 1939
17 Poultry and egg production per capita - Eggs produced 1879 to 1939, chickens raised and chickens sold, 1909 to 1939, per capita based on total population; by divisions and States