Table 1: Livestock populations in the Maghreb countries

 

Species

Cattle

Sheep

Goats

Libya*

155,000

5,700,000

1,300,000

Tunisia **

443,000

5,518,000

1,103,000

Algeria***

1,468,316

18,000,000

4,000,000

Morocco***

2,613,000

17,580,000

4,926,000

Total

4,679,316

46,6798000

11,326,000

* FAO stat 1998, ** Source Vet Service Tunisia,*** OIE 1999