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Table 1 Number of births registered, and number and percentage of herds where a birth was registered, during 2008, excluding mixed and small (dairy < 20 animals, beef < 10 animals) herds, by province and herd type

From: Bovine viral diarrhoea virus seroprevalence and vaccination usage in dairy and beef herds in the Republic of Ireland

Province Animals Herds
    Number %
Beef Dairy Total Beef Dairy Total Beef Dairy Total
Connaught 264,141 51,439 315,580 12,316 1032 13,348 22.6 1.9 24.5
Leinster 300,933 254,292 555,225 9825 3908 13,733 18.0 7.2 25.2
Munster 304,081 621,957 926,038 11,077 10,174 21,251 20.3 18.7 39.0
Ulster 106,809 73,675 180,484 4752 1381 6133 8.7 2.5 11.3
Total 975,964 1,001,363 1,977,327 37,970 16,495 54,465 69.7 30.3 100.0