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Table 1 Distribution of sex and age of animals by breed

From: Diagnostic efficiency of abattoir meat inspection service in Ethiopia to detect carcasses infected with Mycobacterium bovis: Implications for public health

  Sex Age
Breed Male Female Total Young1 Old2 Total
Locala 2,732 [88.3] 362 [11.7] 3,094 2,009 [64.9] 1,085 [35.1] 3,094
Cross-bred 117 [83.6] 23 [16.4] 140 56 [40.0] 84 [60.0] 140
Pure exoticc 27 [30.7] 61 [69.3] 88 53 [60.2] 35 [39.8] 88
Total 2,876 [86.6] 446 [13.4] 3,322 2118 [63.8] 1,204 [36.24] 3,322
  1. aIndigenous Ethiopian zebu cattle; bLocal zebus cross with Holstein cattle; cHolstein cattle. 1Young (< 6 years); 2Old (≥ 6 years).