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Table 1 Distribution of sampled poultry and swine in different regions of Uganda based on different parameters

From: Prevalence of influenza A viruses in livestock and free-living waterfowl in Uganda

Region Species Sex Age Breed   Mgt system Health status Season
Female Male Juvenile Grower Adult Local Exotic Ext. Semi Int. Health Sick Dry Wet
Central (N = 388) Chicken 198 162 - 36 324 209 151 221 - 139 349 11 96 264
Dom. duck 18 5 - 8 15 23 - 23 - - 23 - 14 9
Turkey 1 2 - - 3 3 - 3 - - 3 - - 3
Guinea fowl - 2 - - 2 2 - 2 - - 2 - - 2
Eastern (N = 976) Chicken 258 164 2 71 349 422 - 422 - - 400 22 160 262
Dom. duck 329 211 24 180 336 540 - 540 - - 540 - 108 432
Turkey 1 9 - - 10 10 - 10 - - 9 1 4 6
Guinea fowl 3 1 - - 4 4 - 4 - - 4 - 4 -
Northern (N = 767) Chicken 318 401 3 196 520 671 48 691 - 28 719 - 302 417
Dom. duck 7 7 - 5 9 14 - 14 - - 14 - 6 8
Turkey 9 23 - 4 28 32 - 32 - - 32 - 3 29
Guinea fowl 2 - - - 2 2 - 2 - - 2 - - 2
Western (N = 445) Chicken 213 149 2 67 304 333 40 316 - 57 373 - 139 234
Dom. duck 22 30 - 3 38 41 - 41 - - 41 - 12 29
Turkey 8 23 - 4 27 31 - 31 - - 31 - 15 16
Guinea fowl - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total:   1,387 1,189 31 574 1,971 2,337 239 2,352 - 224 2,542 34 863 1,713
Central Swine 17 3 - 11 9 - 20 - - 20 20 - - 20
Eastern Swine 97 42 - 60 79 105 34 91 31 17 139 - 50 89
Northern Swine 139 67 30 97 79 133 73 119 10 77 206 - 69 137
Western Swine 86 60 42 78 26 47 99 79 - 67 146 - 40 106
Total :   339 172 72 246 193 285 226 289 41 181 511 - 159 352
  1. Key: Mgt System = Management system; Ext. = Extensive/Free-range; Semi = Semi-intensive; Int. = Intensive; Dom. ducks = Domestic ducks; Season = Wet season (months of March - May and October – December) or Dry season (January – February and June – September).