Questionnaire Data Category Total Positive (%) OR (95% CI) P-value
Study area Around DebrBirhan 53/65(81.5) Reference - 0.626
DebrBirhan 31/35(88.6) 1.13 (0.59, 2.18)
Age 2-3 month 43/56(76.7) Reference - 0.05
1-2month 26/28(92.8) 4.46 (1.67, 11.89)
Less than one month 15/16(93.7) 2.01 (1.13, 3.59)
Sex Male 43/49(87.7) Reference - 0.315
Female 41/51(80.3) 1.31 (0.52, 3.31)
Diarrhea Bloody 12/15(80) Reference - 0.692
Watery 42/51(82.3) 1.10 (0.53, 2.29)
Mucoid 30/34(88.2) 1.47 (0.69, 3.14)
Sheeping facility Sheeping pen 2/7(28.6) Reference - 0.231
Same barn 82/93(88.2) 1.25 (0.64, 2.45)
Cholustum feeding Yes 83/99(83.8) Reference - 0.66
No 1/1(100) 1.31 (0.59, 2.90)
First feeding time Six and above hrs 83/99(83.8) Reference - 0.661
Less than six hours 1/1(100) 1.93 (0.61, 6.15)
Sheep lost due to diarrhea Less than five 56/71(78.9) Reference - 0.029
Five and above 28/29(96.5) 2.42 (1.96, 6.06)
Treatment for sick sheep Antibiotics 34/48(70.8) Reference - 0.001
Tradition 50/52(96.1) 2.21 (1.03, 4.78)
Response to treatment Recover 49/63(77.8) Reference - 0.071
Non recover 35/37(94.6) 1.46 (0.62, 3.44)
Table 4: Description of farms based on questionnaires.