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Table 7 Description of housing, and watering practices in the dry and wet seasons

From: Design and descriptive epidemiology of the Infectious Diseases of East African Livestock (IDEAL) project, a longitudinal calf cohort study in western Kenya

  N Dryseason   Wet season  
Housing 545 Freq Percent Freq Percent
Kraal/yard   321 58.9 322.0 59.3
None   224 41.1 223.0 40.7
Access to water 547     
Distance to furthest      
watering point      
At homestead   91 16.6 100.0 18.3
<1 km   313 57.2 314.0 57.5
1–5 km   141 25.8 131.0 24
6–10 km   2 0.4 1.0 0.2
Frequency of      
watering      
Freely available   11 2 13.0 2.4
Once a day   149 27.2 446.0 81.5
Twice a day   367 67.1 87.0 15.9
Thrice a day   20 3.7 1.0 0.2
Water quality      
Good, clear   533 97.4 508.0 92.9
Muddy   14 2.6 39.0 7.1