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Table 2 Index of geoaccumulation (Igeo) values for the studied samples

From: Assessment of heavy metal pollution in soil and bottom sediment of Upper Egypt: comparison study

Sample NoLocationtypeFeAsPbCrCdCoZnCuNi
1LuxorNile Sediments0.370.010.731.260.570.140.730.060.10
20.480.010.741.310.570.190.850.070.11
30.380.010.831.370.460.230.820.060.10
4Aswan1.430.000.790.100.920.390.410.080.11
51.300.001.110.091.260.320.460.200.11
61.410.050.330.171.600.400.600.100.14
Average0.900.010.760.720.900.280.650.100.11
7Habo CityAgricultural Soil0.130.210.210.980.800.680.770.190.60
81.190.220.251.040.920.760.790.230.65
91.410.250.290.951.030.810.820.210.68
10Edfo1.390.210.170.790.570.880.640.160.51
11High Dam0.660.000.170.850.340.732.120.150.11
120.560.000.190.910.460.802.210.160.15
13Fiyla0.690.000.280.980.460.892.330.120.17
Average0.860.130.220.930.650.791.380.170.41