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Table 2 Climate and environmental data for 23 baboon study populations

From: The ecological determinants of baboon troop movements at local and continental scales

Species & study site Pann PmoSD Tann TmoSD PPI P < 100 NDVI
Papio anubis        
Bole, Ethiopia 1105 85.75 19.50 1.30 8.0 8.0 0.47
Budongo, Uganda 1679 68.18 22.10 0.75 10.0 4.5 0.84
Chololo, Kenya 549 40.31 22.90 1.03 5.0 9.5 0.29
Gashaka Gumti, Nigeria 1800 109.90 26.60 1.00 8.0 5.0 0.38
Gilgil, Kenya 595 20.95 18.10 0.69 5.0 11.0 0.46
Ishasha, Uganda 1292 37.87 22.00 0.93 10.0 6.0 0.68
Metahara, Ethiopia 639 58.99 24.50 1.56 6.0 9.0 0.26
Mulu, Ethiopia 1105 64.00 15.90 1.61 8.0 7.0 0.42
Papio cynocephalus        
Amboseli, Kenya 336 23.44 22.86 1.43 3.0 11.0 0.26
Mikumi, Tanzania 832 63.27 25.21 2.72 6.0 6.0 0.6
Tana, Kenya 803 49.57 28.00 1.12 5.0 9.0 0.72
Issa, Tanzania* 1200 79.69 20.00 0.32 7.0 5.0 0.6
Papio hamadryas        
Awash, Ethiopia 639 49.28 24.62 1.68 6.0 8.8 0.28
Erer-Gota, Ethiopia 665 59.12 24.20 1.61 5.0 9.0 0.32
Papio papio        
Mt. Assirik, Senegal 953.9 97.90 30.50 2.45 5.0 7.7 0.47
Papio ursinus        
Blouberg, SA 343 35.42 20.75 3.67 7.0 12.0 0.50
Cape Point, SA 743 36.86 17.90 3.47 6.9 10.0 0.42
Drakensberg, SA 1197 82.57 14.60 4.18 8.3 6.0 0.45
Honnet, SA 307 45.01 21.33 3.58 3.0 10.3 0.29
Mkuzi, SA 630 37.77 22.40 2.92 6.0 9.8 0.68
Suikersbosrand, SA 700 44.42 15.95 4.50 7.0 9.0 0.56
Tsaobis, Namibia 122 16.45 13.80 2.33 3.0 12.0 0.12
DeHoop, SA 428 9.23 16.50 3.07 7.0 12.0 0.58
Mt. Zebra, SA 343 16.11 15.00 4.57 6.0 12.0 0.32
  1. Pann average annual rainfall, PmoSD standard deviation for average monthly rainfall (mm), Tann average annual temperature (°C), TmoSD standard deviation for average monthly temperature (°C), PPI primary productivity index (number of months in the year in which rainfall was twice the average annual temperature), P < 100 number of months with less than 100 mm rainfall, NDVI normalised difference vegetation index retrieved from remote sensing data. *Current study; not included in continental analysis.