World Hog Statistics - Jan. 1
In Thousands of Head
Year  Brazil  China  Germany  U.S.  World
1992          33,050          369,646          26,063          57,469          728,789
1993          31,050          384,210          26,514          58,202          740,758
1994          31,200          393,000          26,075          57,940          743,930
1995          31,338          414,619          24,698          59,738          758,461
1996          32,068          345,848          23,737          58,201          782,425
1997          31,369          362,836          24,283          56,124          695,133
1998          31,427          400,348          24,845          61,158          731,575
1999          31,427          422,563          26,299          62,206          762,206
2000*          31,860          430,198          26,043          59,342          774,451
2001*          32,440          446,815          25,862          59,138          652,022
*Preliminary
Hogs and Pigs on Farms Hog-Corn Price Ratio - U.S.
In Thousands of Head
Average
1993          57,904 1993 20.5
1994          59,990 1994 16.4
1995          58,264 1995 16.4
1996          56,171 1996 15.4
1997          61,158 1997 20
1998          62,206 1998 14.7
1999          59,342 1999 17.3
2000          59,138 2000 23.3
2001          59,804 2001 23.4
2002*          58,943 2002* 15.9
*Preliminary Bushels of corn equal to 100 lbs of hog, live weight
Average Live Weight of all Hogs Slaughtered Under Federal Inspection
1993 254
1994 256
1995 257
1996 254
1997 256
1998 257
1999 259
2000 262
2001 264
2002* 265
*Preliminary