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Table 1 Aerobic plate counts and enterobacteriaceae counts for chicken meat in Ibadan metropolis

From: Salmonella and Escherichia coli contamination of poultry meat from a processing plant and retail markets in Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria

Ibadan LGA Sample size Aerobic plate count cfu/g Enterobacteriaceae count cfu/g
  n Mean ± SD Mean ± SD
Ibadan North 16 7.45 ± 0.48 6.63 ± 2.42
Ibadan North-West 5 7.80 ± 0.37 6.55 ± 1.76
Ibadan North-East 8 7.57 ± 0.42 5.97 ± 2.78
Ibadan South- West 14 7.88 ± 0.61 7.33 ± 1.08
Ibadan South-East 10 6.81 ± 1.79 6.90 ± 1.26
Total 53 7.49 ± 0.94 6.76 ± 1.93
  1. key: LGA = Local Government Area, n = sample numbers collected, SD = standard deviation, cfu = colony forming unit, g = gram.