All cattle and calves in the United States and Canada combined totaled 101.6 million head on January 1, 2013, down 1 percent from the 103.0 million on January 1, 2012. All cows and heifers that have calved, at 43.4 million head, were down 2 percent from a year ago.

All cattle and calves in the United States as of January 1, 2013, totaled 89.3 million head, 2 percent below the 90.8 million on January 1, 2012. All cows and heifers that have calved, at 38.5 million head, were down 2 percent from a year ago.

All cattle and calves in Canada as of January 1, 2013, totaled 12.3 million head, up 0.5 percent from the 12.2 million on January 1, 2012. All cows and heifers that have calved, at 4.92 million, were down 1 percent from a year ago.