TABLE 3.

Diversity indices and their 95% CIs for the ribotyping methoda

SampleλHGBootstrap 95% CI for λHGλSBootstrap 95% CI for λS
All data0.7660.719-0.8010.7620.716-0.797
Unrelated samples0.9480.929-0.9570.9440.924-0.952
• a The indices and 95% CIs were calculated by using the results for all 755 strains and the 198 unrelated strains.