Chicken (Broiler and Other) Production
Head and Live Weight

YEARBROILERSTOTAL CHICKENBROILERSTOTAL CHICKEN
   
in 1,000,000 lbs
19551,0921,4673,3504,973
19561,3341,7204,2705,909
19571,4481,7584,6836,022
19581,6602,0055,4316,921
19591,7372,0485,7637,109
19601,7952,1256,0177,181
19611,9912,3316,8238,002
19622,0232,3436,9078,066
19632,1022,4167,2768,388
19642,1612,4777,5218,637
19652,3342,6358,1119,321
19662,5712,9078,88910,044
19672,5922,9139,18310,448
19682,6202,9189,32610,512
19692,7893,09810,04811,195
19702,9873,23910,81912,010
19712,9453,21510,81812,058
19723,0753,32611,48012,674
19733,0093,25611,22012,380
19742,9933,25911,32012,581
19752,9503,18711,09612,189
19763,2833,51512,51713,613
19773,4003,63712,99314,117
19783,6133,85114,02215,059
19793,9514,19915,51916,721
19803,9634,20415,53916,717
19814,1484,39016,52017,735
19824,1494,39516,76017,932
19834,1484,41617,03818,175
19844,2834,50817,86118,928
19854,4704,69018,81019,835
19864,6494,86719,66120,687
19875,0045,22221,52322,541
19885,2385,46222,46423,503
19895,5175,71623,97924,906
19905,8646,07225,63126,606
19916,1376,33527,20328,144
19926,4026,60928,82929,795
19936,6946,89230,61831,582
19947,0187,21932,52833,550
19957,3267,53034,22235,295
19967,5987,77236,48337,407
19977,7647,95537,54138,466
19987,9348,13438,55739,534
19998,1468,36040,82941,888
20008,2848,50241,62642,739
20018,3908,59242,45243,484
20028,5918,79144,05945,098
20038,4938,68343,95844,943
20048,7418,93345,79646,795
20058,8729,06647,85648,755
20068,8689,04248,83049,862
20078,9079,07549,33150,244
20089,0099,18550,47251,379
20098,5508,80147,75248,659
20108,6258,79749,16250,055
2011 estimated*8,7508,93050,40051,300

* NCC
Note: Difference between broilers and total chickens is spent fowl from breeder flock and table-egg layers.
Source: USDA

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