The adult female population, is classified according to their lactating potentials. Among the cattle and buffaloes which have calved at least once and were not in milk on the date of survey but with the potential of coming in milk in the future will be classified as 'dry'. On the other hand, those which are found dry on the date of survey and are not expected to calve in the future will be classified as 'others'. The number of adult females belonging to different classes, viz. 'not calved once', 'in milk' 'dry' and 'others', will be recorded respectively in cols. (7), (8), (9) & (10).