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Number of Livestock Farms - 2015 ***
 
 
District No. of Farms Raising
Cattle
and/or
Buffaloe
Goat Swine Poultry
Local Poultry Broiler Farms Egg Producing Farms Total
No. of
Chicken
Below 1000
No. of
Chicken
Over 1000
No. of
Chicken
Below 1000
No. of
Chicken
Over 1000
COLOMBO 2,763
392
141
2,132
140
70
220
41
2,603
GAMPAHA 6,193
1,349
2,035
11,133
510
178
2,631
50
14,502
KALUTARA 3,324
1,041
154
4,951
310
42
343
23
5,669
KANDY 8,997
3,535
15
8,115
241 80
3,498
12
11,946
MATALE 5,147
1,078
245
5,003
149
69
922
13
6,156
NUWARA-ELIYA 10,607
2,827
20
10,004
526
20
5,986
3
16,539
GALLE 3,234
519
37
3,399
111
23
942
28
4,503
MATARA 2,474
2,119
11
1,943
85
8
625
11
2,672
HAMBANTOTA 4,158
174
36
2,023
64
20
568
11
2,686
JAFFNA 21,697
17,950
0
5,178
527
8
354
8
6,075
KILINOCHCHI 2,264
1,189
3
4,094
521
0
4,240
0
8,855
MANNAR 4,489
937
6
425
51
2
281
0
759
VAVUNIYA 4,014
1,157 10
182
297
1
21
0
501
MULLATIVU 7,289
1,311
0
1,979
209
2
1
0
2,191
BATTICALOA 8,731
4,455
2
4,044
634
0
2,751
0
7,429
AMPARA 8,702
1,512
15
7,099
1,065
24
2,608
1
10,797
TRINCOMALEE 6,129
2,114
8
4,766
200
20
2,065
1
7,052
KURUNEGALA 22,395
2,797
1,441
14,422
917
571
2,330
804
19,044
PUTTALAM 8,980
3,710
3,769
14,706
737
257
850
89
16,639
ANURADHAPURA 9,308
980
140
9,616
281
58
1,691
4
11,650
POLONNARUWA 5,559
950
26
5,032
206
24
2,170
13
7,445
BADULLA 16,366
2,453
13
4,513
209
18
3,984
3
8,727
MONERAGALA 9,148
515
14
4,330
151
91
2,435
0
7,007
RATNAPURA 3,092
1,347
25
2,738
177
54
901
16
3,886
KEGALLE 3,533
1,713
77
3,654
439
183
1,723
2
6,001
MAHAWELI "H" 3,163 275 26 3,863 104 24 136 1 4,128
Total 191,756 58,399
8,269 139,344 8,861 1,847 44,276 1,134 195,462
 
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Agriculture and Environmental Statistics Division
Department of Census and Statistics, Colombo, Sri Lanka.