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Table 1 Estimated, hunted, tested and Trichinella spp. positive wild boar ( Sus scrofa ) in Latvia

From: A 38-year study on Trichinella spp. in wild boar (Sus scrofa) of Latvia shows a stable incidence with an increased parasite biomass in the last decade

  Average per year (range) %
Estimated wild boar population 32,244 (13,775-74,107)  
Hunted wild boar 15,496 (3,962-38,723) 48a
Wild boar tested for Trichinella spp. 3,174 (238–10,138) 20b
Wild boar positive for Trichinella spp. 80 (6–369) 2.5c
  1. Data have been collected from 1976 to 2013.
  2. aon estimated wild boar population.
  3. bon hunted wild boar.
  4. con tested wild boar.