Total sheep livestock reached 5,441 '000 in 2014 in Egypt, according to Faostat. This is 0.158 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, total sheep livestock in Egypt reached an all time high of 5,592 '000 in 2009 and an all time low of 1,552 '000 in 1961. When compared to Egypt's main peers, total sheep livestock in Israel amounted to 490 '000, 7,083 '000 in Libya and 9,946 '000 in Saudi Arabia in 2014.
Egypt has been ranked 50th within the group of 166 countries we follow in terms of total sheep livestock, 2 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.