Table 1: Demographics of Tennessee dairy producers surveyed concerning antimicrobial use practices, 2017.

VariableNumber () of respondents

Gender n = 39
Female7 (18)
Male31 (79.5)
Preferred not to report gender1 (2.6)
Age group (years)n = 37
20 – 292 (5.4)
30 – 396 (16.2)
40 – 498 (21.6)
50 – 5913 (35.1)
60 – 698 (21.6)
Education leveln = 37
High school16 (43.2)
Vocational2 (5.4)
College18 (48.7)
Professional1 (2.7)
Years in dairy cattle productionn = 38
< 51 (2.6)
6 – 106 (15.8)
16 – 201 (2.6)
21 – 254 (10.5)
26 – 304 (10.5)
> 3022 (57.9)
Herd sizen = 37
1 – 492 (5.4)
50 – 998 (21.6)
100 – 1497 (18.9)
150 – 1995 (13.5)
200 – 2997 (18.9)
300 – 3993 (8.1)
400 – 4991 (2.7)
500+4 (10.8)
Raised on a cattle farm n = 39
Yes2 (5.1)
No37 (94.9)