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Table 4 General description of pig data

From: The epidemiology of porcine Taenia solium cysticercosis in communities of the Central Highlands in Vietnam

Characteristic Frequency Percentage (95% CI)
Number of pigs 1281
Sex
 Male 536 42 (39–45)
 Female 745 58 (55–61)
Age (months)
 < 4 497 39 (36–42)
 4–12 665 52 (49–55)
 > 12 119 9.3 (7.8–11)
Breed
 Imported breed 522 41 (38–44)
 Local breed (Soc) 759 59 (56–62)
Allowed to roam freely
 Yes 406 32 (29–34)
 No 875 68 (66–71)
Human coprophagy
 Yes 340 27 (24–29)
 No 941 73 (71–76)
Main food
 Commercial/handmade bran 1145 89 (86–91)
 Scavenging 136 11 (9.0–12)
Provision of raw, unwashed vegetablesa
 Yes 723 57 (54–59)
 No 555 43 (41–46)
  1. aThree cases was excluded from analysis