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Table 4 Genetic (above diagonal) and permanent environmental (below diagonal) correlations (SE) among the resilience indicators based on daily step count

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

  Mean complete lactation Mean early lactation Mean later lactation Mean prepartum Mean negative residuals LnVarsteps rauto_steps Number of step count drops Mean residuals during step count drops
Mean complete lactation   0.96 (0.013) 1.00 (0.0005) 0.91 (0.037) − 0.93 (0.025) 0.86 (0.034) 0.25 (0.12) 0.26 (0.18) − 0.95 (0.049)
Mean early lactation 0.87 (0.023)   0.94 (0.019) 0.80 (0.055) − 0.88 (0.039) 0.94 (0.032) 0.25 (0.13) 0.21 (0.20) − 0.92 (0.063)
Mean later lactation 0.99 (0.0012) 0.80 (0.033)   0.92 (0.035) − 0.93 (0.026) 0.86 (0.036) 0.23 (0.12) 0.33 (0.18) − 0.93 (0.049)
Mean prepartum 0.73 (0.052) 0.57 (0.074) 0.70 (0.054)   − 0.79 (0.065) 0.65 (0.084) 0.13 (0.15) 0.24 (0.22) − 0.85 (0.079)
Mean negative residuals − 0.75 (0.028) − 0.65 (0.046) − 0.76 (0.027) − 0.63 (0.073)   − 0.93 (0.022) − 0.40 (0.13) − 0.65 (0.17) 0.96 (0.037)
LnVarsteps 0.67 (0.035) 0.71 (0.041) 0.64 (0.036) 0.67 (0.076) − 0.83 (0.023)   0.36 (0.13) 0.48 (0.18) − 0.93 (0.041)
rauto_steps 0.0079 (0.090) 0.045 (0.11) 0.091 (0.089) 0.26 (0.14) − 0.14 (0.094) 0.00090 (0.10)   0.94 (0.14) − 0.50 (0.14)
Number of step count drops − 0.28 (0.17) − 0.20 (0.20) − 0.21 (0.17) − 0.21 (0.25) 0.24 (0.20) − 0.44 (0.25) 0.78 (0.20)   − 0.73 (0.16)
Mean residuals during step count drops − 0.65 (0.061) − 0.69 (0.071) − 0.75 (0.052) − 0.66 (0.097) 1.00 (0.061) − 0.70 (0.057) − 0.46 (0.090) − 0.29 (0.17)  
  1. LnVarsteps = natural log-transformed variance of step residuals, rauto_steps = lag-1 autocorrelation of step residuals