Agriculture, Forestry and Fishery

Agricultural and horticultural enterprises

Production sector 2010 2017 2018 2018
        Average age of farmers
Plant production 37 086 32 932 32 919  
Cereals production 20 927 16 240 15 197 53
Other plant production 13 092 14 397 15 533 55
Greenhouse production 1 371 836 787 53
Outdoor production 1 696 1 477 1 402 54
Livestock production 19 829 13 481 12 819  
Milk production 10 205 6 704 6 263 49
Beef production 3 080 2 930 2 868 49
Other cattle husbandry 1 270 555 516 50
Pig farming 1 355 607 577 48
Poultry farming 375 436 435 48
Sheep, goat and horse farming
and other grazing livestock
3 544 2 249 2 160 51
Mixed production 2 568 2 149 1 895 50
Total  59 483 48 562 47 633 53
Utilised agricultural area, ha/farm 39 47 48  

Source: Natural Resources Institute Finland

Table in Excel format (xlsx)

Updated: 28.5.2019

Livestock

  1950 1990 2000 2010 2017 2018
  Thousand          
Cattle 1 782 1 360 1 057 926 893 882
Dairy cows 1 111 490 364 289 275 271
Pigs 446 1 381 1 296 1 367 1 136 1 089
Poultry . . . . 12 570 9 587 13 136 14 140
Laying hens 3 381 4 845 3 110 3 394 3 746 3 985
Broilers . . 2 993 7 918 4 616 8 047 8 781
Sheep 1 220 103 100 126 156 155

Source: Natural Resources Institute Finland

Table in Excel format (xlsx)

Updated: 28.5.2019

Crops

  1950 1990 2000 2010 2017 2018
  Mil. kg
Wheat 296 627 538 724 802 495
Rye 215 244 108 69 114 42
Barley 176 1 720 1 985 1 340 1 460 1 336
Oats 702 1 662 1 413 810 1 014 818
Potatoes 1 273 881 785 659 612 600
Sugar beets 231 1 125 1 046 542 430 355
Broad bean . . . . . . 16 34 24

Source: Natural Resources Institute Finland

Table in Excel format (xlsx)

Updated: 28.5.2019

Forest statistics

Land class 2014–2017
  Mil. ha   %
Forestry land 26,2 86
Forest land 20,3 67
Poorly productive forest land 2,5 8
Unproductive land 3,2 11
Forest roads, depots, etc. 0,2 1
Other land 4,2 14
Land area, total 30,4 100
Volume of the growing stock 2014–2017
  Mil. m3   %
Pine 1 245 50
Spruce 734 30
Birch 413 17
Other deciduous trees 81 3
Growing stock, total 2 473 100

Source: Natural Resources Institute Finland

Table in Excel format (xlsx)

Updated: 18.3.2019

Increment and drain of the growing stock

Increment and drain of the growing stock

Source: Natural Resources Institute Finland

Table in Excel format (xlsx)

Updated: 5.9.2018

Result from the private forest economy

Result from the private forest economy

* preliminary data

Source: Natural Resources Institute Finland

Table in Excel format (xlsx)

Updated: 22.3.2019

 

Main topic: Agriculture, Forestry and Fishery

Last updated 28 May 2019