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Table 2 Characteristics of bird movement in backyard chicken flocks in Finland

From: Questionnaire study and postmortem findings in backyard chicken flocks in Finland

Characteristics No. of flocks %
Birds purchased during the last 5 years (n = 177)A   
Yes, from Finland 145 81.9
Yes, abroad 1 0.6
No 31 17.5
How often birds are purchased (n = 174)   
Multiple times per year 13 7.5
Once a year 26 14.9
Once every 1–3 years 65 37.4
Once every 4–5 years 43 24.7
Never 27 15.5
Birds sold/given during the last 5 years (n = 178)   
Yes 135 75.8
No 43 24.2
  1. AThe total number of participants that answered this question.