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Table 3 Proportional distribution of pathogens in relation to age and gender category

From: Multiple drug resistance of Campylobacter jejuni and Shigella isolated from diarrhoeic children at Kapsabet County referral hospital, Kenya

Gender of the child Shigella spp. C.jejuni Total
Male
 Age
  0–11 1 (8.3) 5 (50) 6 (27.3)
  12–23 3 (25) 3 (30) 6 (27.3)
  24–35 6 (50) 1 (10) 7 (31.8)
  36–47 1 (8.3) 1 (10) 2 (9.0)
  45–59 1 (8.3) 0 (0) 1 (4.5)
 Sub-Total 12 (21.1) 10 (17.5) 22
Female
 Age
  0–11 3 (18.8) 0 (0) 3 (12.5)
  12–23 5 (31.2) 3 (37.5) 8 (33.3)
  24–35 5 (31.2) 3 (37.5) 8 (33.3)
  36–47 1 (6.3) 2 (40) 3 (12.5)
  45–59 2 (12.5) 0 (0) 2 (8.3)
 Sub-Total 16 (19.5) 8 (9.7) 24
Total
 Age
  0–11 4 (14.3) 5 (27.8) 9 (19.6)
  12–23 8 (28.4) 6 (33.3) 14 (30.4)
  24–35 11 (39.3) 4 (22.2) 15 (32.6)
  36–47 2 (7.1) 3 (16.7) 5 (10.9)
  45–59 3 (10.7) 0 (0) 6 (27.3)
Total 28 (20.1) 18 (12.9) 46 (33.1)
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