In the United States, more than 109,000,000 pigs are killed each year. Globally, more than 1,244,000,000 pigs are killed for human consumption each year.1
In the United States, approximately 10,000 javelinas were killed by human hunters in 1989.2
Photograph by Mark Peters.
- Food and Agriculture Organization of the U.N., 2003
- U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 1989