Journal of Environmental and Public Health / 2019 / Article / Tab 4

Research Article

Contamination Potentials of Household Water Handling and Storage Practices in Kirundo Subcounty, Kisoro District, Uganda

Table 4

Escherichia coli in household drinking water.

Water storage containerEscherichia coli, (%)
AbsentPresentcOR value

Closed jerrican53 (98.1)1 (1.9)1.00
Open jerrican115 (96.6)4 (3.4)1.840.59
Jar41 (82.0)9 (18.0)11.630.02
Closed bottles65 (84.4)12 (15.6)9.780.03