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Table 1 Descriptive statistics of potential resilience indicators based on daily step count

From: Development of resilience indicator traits based on daily step count data for dairy cattle breeding

Resilience indicatora Number of records parity 1 Number of records parity 2 Number of records parity 3 Mean SD Min Max
Mean complete lactation 6877 6059 4593 10.90 769.63 − 2912.94 3518.49
Mean early lactation 3555 4712 3632 405.50 1142.96 − 3913.73 5803.58
Mean later lactation 6452 5567 4122 − 55.89 741.57 − 3133.34 3143.33
Mean prepartum 2030 4303 3336 − 97.99 1143.46 − 4650.73 4859.06
Mean negative residuals 6800 6005 4524 − 620.29 281.01 − 1876.08 − 157.27
LnVarsteps 6830 6041 4556 13.18 0.87 10.34 16.28
rauto_steps 6825 6042 4555 0.32 0.19 − 0.43 0.89
Number of step count drops 6826 6042 4556 1.39 0.70 0.00 4.11
Mean residuals during step count drops 6816 6023 4534 − 685.34 429.89 − 2528.28 0.00
  1. Step count data were adjusted for herd x month, which explains the low means
  2. aLnVarsteps = natural log-transformed variance of step residuals; rauto_steps = lag-1 autocorrelation of step residuals; SD standard deviation