Number of goats reached 2.20 '000 in 2008 in Estonia, according to Eurostat. This is 45 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, number of goats in Estonia reached an all time high of 4.00 '000 in 2007 and an all time low of 0.700 '000 in 1987. When compared to Estonia's main peers, number of goats in Finland amounted to 5.65 '000, 12.9 '000 in Latvia and 16.6 '000 in Lithuania in 2008.
Estonia has been ranked 23rd within the group of 23 countries we follow in terms of number of goats, 2 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.