Milk Statistics

Department/Agency

Central Statistics Office (CSO)

Key information

Intake of raw milk (domestic and imported) , sales of milk for human consumption, and production of butter, skimmed milk powder, and cheese by creameries and pasteurisers. The fat and protein content of the domestic raw milk intake is also provided.


A Methods and Quality Report is available for this statistic.

Source

The CSO Production of Milk and Milk Products Survey.

Scope

All milk processors in Ireland. Imported milk intake does not include milk already packaged for retail sale.

Frequency

Monthly

Reference period

Calendar month

Start date

Releases from 1999 and databank from 1975

Timeliness

1 month after the end of the reference period

Classifications

  • Milk product
    Milk sold for human consumption (Whole milk sales; Skimmed & semi-skimmed milk sales); Butter; Skimmed milk powder; Cheese.

Theme

Business Sectors - Agriculture and Fishing

Page Created

2008-12-02

Page Modified

2017-06-13

Keywords

agriculture butter cheese consumption creameries creamery farm farmer farming fat milk pasteuriser pasteurisers production protein raw semi skimmed semi-skimmed