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Table 4 Summary of cattle owners’ knowledge about BTB and its transmission to humans

From: Bovine tuberculosis in eastern Ethiopia: prevalence, risk factors and its public health importance

Question item Number of respondents’ Number responded (%)
Know BTB can affect animal 43 14 (32.55)
Know BTB is zoonotic 43 10 (23.25)
Know raw milk is vehicle for TB 43 9 (20.93)
Consume raw milk 43 23 (53.48)
Know meat is vehicle for BTB 43 8 (18.60)
Consume raw meat 43 14 (32.55)
Share the same house with cattle 43 16 (37.20)
Know close contact with cattle can facilitate BTB transmission 43 5 (11.62)
Sick with TB 43 3 (6.97)