Which tests for activity budget comparison

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Hello everyone,

I hope I have posted in the right section.

I am a master's student currently working on a zoo project with monkeys. I have some questions regarding which tests are appropriate. I would like to compare the overall activity budgets of each individual in each condition, rather than do a group comparison.

The study is on 9 monkeys. I collected 5 months of data and have two conditions, before enclosure was changed and after. For each condition, I have 12 hours of data for each monkey collected as 20 minute focal sampling where every behaviour and its duration is noted.

Now, I am not too sure on this, but I am thinking of using a G-test, because the behaviour categories are not independent. Does anyone else have any experience measuring changes in an entire activity budget and not just one or two behaviours. I have an equal spread of data across every period of the day for each animal.

Thank you
 
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