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Table 3 Spearman’s rank correlation coefficient analysis between the total bacteria count and the measured variablesa

From: Occurrence of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae, microbial loads, and endotoxin levels in dust from laying hen houses in Egypt

  Fungi Enterobacteriaceae ESBL Enterobacteriaceae Endotoxins Temperature (°C) Humidity (%) Age of dust sample
rSP 0.1472 0.3941 0.7143 −0.1888 −0.1388 0.0816 0.3959
P-Value 0.4547 0.1309 0.1108 0.3359 0.4812 0.6799 0.0370
  1. rSP Spearman’s rank correlation coefficient
  2. afungal concentration, Enterobacteriaceae concentration, endotoxin concentration, temperature, humidity and age of the sample