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Table 1 Descriptive statistics for key variables

From: Length of residence, age and patterns of medicinal plant knowledge and use among women in the urban Amazon

  N Minimum Maximum Mean Standard deviation
How often do you use medicinal plants? (1, never to 5, always) 152 1 5 3.70 1.265
Number of medicinal plants in the garden 153 0 8 2.31 2.718
Total number of plants named 153 0 18 7.22 3.777
Age 153 14 84 31.50 12.534
Place of birth (1 = Acre) 152 0 1 0.81 0.394
Number of years in urban areas 147 1 47 16.79 8.922
Number of years in a colonia 147 0 39 4.57 6.708
Number of years in seringal 148 0 44 9.79 11.156