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Table 1 Descriptive values of dependent and independent continuous variables selected for the final models

From: Factors affecting the daily feed intake and feed conversion ratio of pigs in grow-finishing units: the case of a company

Variable N° batches Mean SD Minimum 1st quartile Median 3rd quartile Maximum
Number of pigs 683 726 430 200 499 608 919 2393
IW (kg) 683 22.7 1.2 18.9 22.2 22.8 23.4 27.6
FW (kg) 683 117 5 100 113 117 120 132
DGF (day) 683 107 4 96 104 107 110 120
DFI (kg/pig) 682 2.15 0.10 1.82 2.09 2.15 2.22 2.48
FCR (kg/kg) 682 2.45 0.12 2.15 2.36 2.45 2.54 2.86
  1. SD standard deviation, IW initial weight, FW final weight; DGF duration of growing-finishing phase, DFI daily feed intake, FCR feed conversion ratio