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Table 3 Prevalence (%) of mites in sheep and goats in three agro-ecological zones

From: Mites of sheep and goats in Oromia Zone of Amhara Region, North Eastern Ethiopia: species, prevalence and farmers awareness

  Sheep Goat
  High land Mid land Low land High land Mid land Low land
Mites spp. n = 425 n = 430 n = 425 n = 424 n = 417 n = 423
Sarcoptes 0 7.9 3.5 0 17.5 13.5
Demodex 0 3.9 2.4 0 4.6 4.0
Psoroptes 2.6 2.3 0.0 0.9 0.7 0.2
Overall 2.6 14.25 5.9 0.9 22.8 17.7