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Table 1 The reported common types of cattle diseases in the study districts or river basins (n, %)

From: Farmers’ perception of impacts of bovine trypanosomosis and tsetse fly in selected districts in Baro-Akobo and Gojeb river basins, Southwestern Ethiopia

Diseases Gimbo Guraferda Total
n Proportion (%) n Proportion (%) n Proportion (%)
Trypanosomosis 39 92.9 41 97.6 80 95.2
Fly strike/nuisance 25 59.5 31 73.8 56 66.7
Ectoparasite 25 59.5 19 45.2 44 52.4
Pasteurellosis 16 38.1 20 47.6 36 42.9
Black-leg 20 47.6 10 23.8 30 35.7
Internal parasite 16 38.1 12 28.6 28 33.3
Mastitis 19 45.2 5 11.9 24 28.6
Sudden death 13 31 10 23.8 23 27.4
Leech problem 9 21.4 12 28.6 21 25
Lameness 11 26.2 4 9.5 15 17.9
Anthrax 8 19.1 6 14.3 14 16.7
Lumpy skin disease 9 21.4 - - 9 10.7
Foot and mouth disease 8 19.1 - - 8 9.5
  1. (n- represents number of respondents).