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Table 2 Contamination of water samples with Salmonella enterica collected in the Asante Akyem district, Ghana

From: Characterization of Salmonella enterica from invasive bloodstream infections and water sources in rural Ghana

Water Source Samples analysed Salmonella contamination (%)a
Well 249 10 (4.0)
Householdb 136 1 (0.7)
Borehole 60 0 (0.0)
River 55 8 (14.5)
Pipe 11 0 (0.0)
  1. apercentage per samples analysed
  2. bcontainer-stored water of unknown origin in households