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Sheep Prices for Chicago, IL (M0409AUS16980M287NNBR)


Dec 1904: 4.74  
Updated: Aug 16, 2012


Dollars per Hundred Pounds,
Not Seasonally Adjusted


1Y | 5Y | 10Y | Max


Source: National Bureau of Economic Research  

Release: NBER Macrohistory Database  

Units:  Dollars per Hundred Pounds, Not Seasonally Adjusted

Frequency:  Monthly


Series Is Presented Here As Two Variables--(1)-- Original Data, 1874-1904 (2)--Original Data, 1901-1941. Data Were Computed By NBER By Averaging All The Weekly Highs And Lows Falling Within A Month (And Not Including First Three Days Of The Succeeding Month, Which Is The Ordinary NBER Method). The Grades Of Sheep For Which Prices Were Quoted Are: Common To Choice, 1874-1875; Good To Choice, 1876-1884; Common To Choice, 1885; Inferior To Choice, 1886-1901; Good To Choice, 1902 And 1904; Inferior To Choice, 1903. Source: Annual Reports Of The Chicago Board Of Trade

This NBER data series m04009a appears on the NBER website in Chapter 4 at

NBER Indicator: m04009a

Suggested Citation:

National Bureau of Economic Research, Sheep Prices for Chicago, IL [M0409AUS16980M287NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis;, July 3, 2022.


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