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Table 1 Prevalence of Campylobacter isolated from different sources in Poland from 2011 to 2013

From: Prevalence and antimicrobial resistance of Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter coli isolated from children and environmental sources in urban and suburban areas

Sample type Year/sample type No. of samples tested No. (%) of samples positive for Campylobacter No. (%) of samples positive for
C. jejuni C. coli
Children 2011 264 35 (13.3) 32 (12.1) 3 (1.1)
2012 393 34 (8.7) 32 (8.1) 2 (0.5)
2013 373 30 (8.0) 28 (7.5) 2 (0.5)
Total 1030 99 (9.6) 92 (8.9) 7 (0.7)
Poultry meat 2011 140 54 (38.6) 29 (20.7) 25 (17.9)
2012 143 42 (29.4) 31 (21.7) 11 (7.7)
2013 150 48 (32.0) 30 (20.0) 18 (12.0)
Total 433 144 (33.3) 90 (20.8) 54 (12.5)
Pets dogs 146 9 (6.2) 5 (3.4) 4 (2.7)
cats 114 12 (10.5) 10 (8.8) 2 (1.8)
Total 260 21 (8.1) 15 (5.8) 6 (2.3)
Surface water Rivers 40 7 (17.5) 5 (12.5) 2 (5.0)
Ponds and ornamental lakes 150 30 (20.0) 20 (13.3) 10 (6.7)
Freshwater beaches 35 0 0 0
Fountains 25 5 (20.0) 5 (20.0) 0
Total 250 42 (16.8) 30 (12.0) 12 (4.8)
Total   1973 306 (15.5) 227 (11.5) 79 (4.0)