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Table 2 Infectious, RP, parasitic and injury cases in dairy cows: RP, reproductive problem and Mg, management

From: A cross-sectional survey and follow up study on major dairy health problems in large and small scale urban farms in Mekelle, Tigray, Ethiopia

Risk factor breed and Mg No. of cow examined No. with infectious (%) X2 (P-value) No. with RP (%) X2 (P-value)
Local 85 26 (30.5) 2.75 (0.07) 21 (24.7) 7.97 (0.05)
Cross 458 102 (22.2)   59 (12.8)  
Total 543 128 (23.5)   80 (14.7)  
Intensive 58 22 (37.9) 35.55 (0.00) 10 (17) 32 (0.56)
Semi intensive 485 105 (21.6)   70 (14.4)  
Total 543 127 (23.3)   80 (14.7)  
Risk factors breed and Mg No of cows examined No with parasite (%) X2 (P-value) No with injurious (%) X2 (P-value)
Local breed 85 11 (12.9) 14.07 (0.00) 32 (37.6) 24.14 (0.00)
Cross breed 458 20 (4.4)   69 (15)  
Total 543 31 (5.7)   101 (18.6)  
Intensive 58 29 (50) 35.55 (0.00) 9 (15.5) 16.39 (0.00)
Semi intensive management 485 81 (16.7)   17 (3.5)  
Total 543 110 (20.2)   26 (4.78)