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Table 1 Summary statistics for the traits studied

From: Genetic parameters of infectious bovine keratoconjunctivitis and its relationship with weight and parasite infestations in Australian tropical Bos taurus cattle

Trait Number of animals Mean SD1 Min2 Max3 CV4
IBK pre-weaning 932 0.3† 0.5 0 1 -
IBK post-weaning 1 084 0.2† 0.4 0 1 -
Raw mean tick count 875 53.3 33.5 20.0 211.4 62.9
Transformed mean tick count 5 875 3.8 0.5 3.0 5.4 13.8
Raw mean EPG 727 566.1 501.3 5.0 3 115.0 88.6
Transformed mean EPG6 727 7.6 2.4 1.7 14.6 32.0
Birth weight 1 276 32.6 4.4 13.0 56.0 13.6
Weaning weight 1 198 151.0 27.6 67.0 260.0 18.3
Yearling weight 1 074 172.5 34.0 80.0 313.0 19.7
Final weight 1 038 256.4 41.6 106.0 405.0 16.2
  1. †Infectious bovine keratoconjunctivitis (IBK) incidence for pre-weaning and post-weaning animals; 1SD = standard deviation; 2Minimum; 3Maximum; 4CV = coefficient of variation (%); 5log10 (mean tick count + 1); 6cube root mean worm egg counts transformed values.