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Chicken Situation Report, July-September 2023



As of 30 September 2023, the total chicken inventory reached 202.82 million birds. This was 1.1 percent higher than the previous year’s same period count of 200.64 million birds. Population of native/improved chicken improved by 5.0 percent. Meanwhile, broiler chicken and layer chicken stocks reported reductions of 2.0 percent and 1.0 percent, respectively.  



Of the total chicken inventory, native/improved chicken accounted for 43.0 percent, followed by broiler chicken with 34.7 percent share, and layer chicken with 22.3 percent share. (Figure 3)



The highest chicken inventory was noted in Central Luzon with 35.80 million birds. This was followed by CALABARZON with 27.30 million birds and Northern Mindanao with 26.74 million birds. These regions accounted for 44.3 percent share to the country’s total chicken inventory during the period.

The highest inventory of native/improved chicken was recorded in Western Visayas with 12.71 million birds. Central Luzon reported the highest inventory of broiler chicken with 20.29 million birds, while CALABARZON had the highest layer chicken stocks with 16.29 million birds.