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Table 5 Animal-level (within infected herds) prevalencea estimates in countries where laboratory testing had (or had not) been conducted. Data are the number of countries at each prevalence level

From: Control of paratuberculosis: who, why and how. A review of 48 countries

Within-herd prevalence (%) Dairy cattle Beef cattle Sheep Goats Camelids Deer-farmed
< 1 1 3 (1) 1 (1) 2 1 (1) 1 (1)
1–5 5 6 (2) 2 2   
5–10 10 5 2 2 (1)   1
10–15 7 (1)   2 (1) 1   
> 15 3 2 2 3   
Total 26 (1) 16 (3) 9 (2) 10 (1) 1 (1) 2 (1)
  1. aThe definition of prevalence and the way it was measured may have differed between countries and between species within countries