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Table 1 Self-reported household practices by province in three different agro-ecological regions (n = 300)

From: Household practices related to disease transmission between animals and humans in rural Cambodia

What do you practise in this household? KPC BB KT All regions
% % % % (n)
Eat undercooked meat 7 12 4 8 (23)
Feed your livestock uncooked meat waste 3 25 27 18 (55)
Cull sick animals for consumption 24 29 30 28 (83)
Eat animals found dead 40 18 27 28 (85)
Wash hands with soap before and after cooking 85 85 98 89 (268)
Wash hands with soap after handling live animals 71 82 98 84 (251)
Keep live animals away from sleeping and food preparation areas 43 74 98 72 (215)
Bury or burn meat waste products 79 80 83 81 (242)
Daily collection of manure indoors and outdoors 80 90 90 87 (260)
Capture and slaughter wild animals for consumption 11 11 2 8 (24)
Slaughter domestic animals 76 71 44 64 (191)
  1. Kampong Cham province (KPC), n = 100; Battambang province (BB), n = 100; and Kampot province (KT), n = 100, (Cambodia 2011–2013).