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Table 2 Recruitment of tigers with known fate (from ~2 months of age to age of independence >2 years and as territorial adults >3 years) in Ranthambhore Tiger Reserve

From: Demography of a small, isolated tiger (Panthera tigris tigris) population in a semi-arid region of western India

Classes No. of cubs Recruitment to adult stage (%) Recruitment as territorial adults (%)
Male 27 21 (77.8%, CI 95% : 73.5–82.0%) 16 (76.2%, CI 95% : 72.4–80.0%)
Female 24 15 (62.5%, CI 95% : 57.8–67.1%) 13 (86.7%, CI 95% : 84.1–89.2%)
All 51 36 (70.6%, CI 95% : 64.2–76.9%) 25 (69.4%, CI 95% : 64.0–74.8%)