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Table 1 Socio-demographic data of Jimma municipality abattoir personnel from May to September 2016

From: Prevalence and drug susceptibility pattern of Salmonella isolates from apparently healthy slaughter cattle and personnel working at the Jimma municipal abattoir, south-West Ethiopia

Variable Isolation of Salmonella Total (%)
Negative (%) Positive (%)
Sex
 Male 36(81.8) 8(18.2) 44(88)
 Female 5(83.3) 1(16.7) 6(12)
Age
 18–34 15(93.8) 1(6.25) 16(32)
 35–49 25(80.6) 6(19.4) 31(62)
  > 50 1(33.3) 2(66.7) 3(6)
Marital status
 Married 28(80) 7(20) 35(70)
 Single 13(86.7) 2(13.3) (30)
Educational states
 1–4 9(69) 4(30.8) 13(26)
 5–8 22(84.6) 4(15.4) 26(52)
 9–12 8(88.9) 1(11.1) 9(18)
  > Diploma 2(100) 0(0) 2(4)
Responsibility
 carcass processor 34(81) 8(19) 42(84)
 meat inspector 2(100) 0(0) 2(4)
 Abattoir cleaner 5(83.3) 1(16.7) 6(12)
Service year
 below1year 3(100) 0(0) 3(6)
 1–3 11(100) 0(0) 11(22)
 4–8 years 18(78.3) 5(21.7) 23(46)
 above 8 year 9(69.2) 4(30.8) 13(26)