Total cattle livestock reached 27,886 '000 in 2014 in Australia, according to Faostat. This is 4.80 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, total cattle livestock in Australia reached an all time high of 33,434 '000 in 1976 and an all time low of 17,332 '000 in 1961. When compared to Australia's main peers, total cattle livestock in Indonesia amounted to 14,796 '000, 797 '000 in Malaysia, 10,022 '000 in New Zealand and 93.7 '000 in Papua New Guinea in 2014.
Australia has been ranked 10th within the group of 161 countries we follow in terms of total cattle livestock, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.