Chicken Situation Report, July-September 2018

July 2018 to September 2018


The total inventory of chicken in the country as of 1 October 2018 was estimated at 194.69 million birds. This posted a 7.09 percent increase from the previous year’s 181.79 million birds. Native/improved chicken contributed 42.78 percent to the total chicken inventory.

All three types of chicken posted positive growth in inventory with broiler chicken recording the highest increase by 12.63 percent. Native/improved chicken and layer chicken grew by 1.62 percent and 9.71 percent, respectively.

Central Luzon, CALABARZON and Northern Mindanao were the top three regions in terms of chicken inventory. (Table 2)

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