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Table 3 Overall behaviour-time budget and VeDBA of four behaviours in a free-ranging European badger ( Meles meles )

From: Behaviour-time budget and functional habitat use of a free-ranging European badger(Meles meles)

Behaviour Time (%) Total Inst. VeDBA ( g ) (%) Median VeDBA (IQR) ( g )
Walking 3 h 11 min (20.9%) 172,118 (46.5%) 0.231 (0.121 to 0.388)
Trotting 20 min 49 s (2.3%) 64,761 (17.5%) 1.055 (0.704 to 1.275)
Snuffling 1 h 26 min 21 s (9.5%) 109,553 (29.6%) 0.318 (0.179 to 0.528)
Resting 10 h 15 min 12 s (67.4%) 23,338 (6.3%) 0.011 (0.008 to 0.015)
Overall 15 h 13 min 24 s 369,770 0.015 (0.010 to 0.137)
  1. Inst., Instantaneous.