Table 6: Prevalence of cestode and nematode parasites of chicken among different factors considered (necropsy).

Possible Risk factorNumber ExaminedCestodeNematode
Number PositivePercentage (%)P-valueNumber PositivePercentage (%)P- value

ManagementIntensive423173.80.0023480.90.112
Backyard968992.78790.6
BreedExotic423173.80.0023480.90.112
Local968992.78790.6
SexMale968386.40.7938588.50.642
Female423788.03685.7

Overall13812187.6812086.96