Chicken laying use, eggs placed in incubation

23.9 mn eggs
Sunk vs. previous year

Chicken meat use, eggs placed in incubation

109.9 mn eggs
Gone up vs. previous year


The number of eggs placed in incubation and chicks hatched of chickens, ducks, geese, turkeys and guinea fowls is collected monthly by direct survey of poultry hatcheries. There is a legal reporting obligation of hatcheries with an incubation capacity of at least 1 000 eggs.

Graphs, Tables, Maps


Hatched chicklets - in million heads (chart)

S: STATISTICS AUSTRIA, Poultry production. Compiled on 28 January 2022.

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2022-01-28 file Poultry production 2021: more eggs for hatching and more slaughterings
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