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Table 2 Characteristics (in number per 5 by 5 km area) of a sparsely (SPLA) and a densely (DPLA) populated livestock area in the Netherlands, and the resulting Floquet ratio R T

From: The transmission potential of Rift Valley fever virus among livestock in the Netherlands: a modelling study

Area Cattle Sheep & goat Ae. vexans Cx. pipiens Vector-host ratio Floquet ratio R T
SPLA 125 75 3100 32500 178 45 1012
DPLA 11625 2875 3100 32500 2.5 6 10-4
  1. Mosquito densities are obtained from the modelled data and areas are selected with equal numbers of vectors.