Total cattle livestock reached 2,685 '000 in 2014 in Iraq, according to Faostat. This is 3.41 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, total cattle livestock in Iraq reached an all time high of 2,780 '000 in 2013 and an all time low of 1,000 '000 in 1991. When compared to Iraq's main peers, total cattle livestock in Iran amounted to 8,583 '000, 467 '000 in Saudi Arabia and 1,077 '000 in Syria in 2014.
Iraq has been ranked 69th within the group of 161 countries we follow in terms of total cattle livestock, 16 places above the position seen 10 years ago.