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Table 6 Socio-demographic and site factors prediction on the number of medicinal plant knowledge

From: Use and management of traditional medicinal plants by Maale and Ari ethnic communities in southern Ethiopia

  Unstandardized Standardized  
  Beta coefficient Std. error Beta coefficient p-value
R2 = 74.2     
Constant 3.831 0.443   
Age 0.016 0.006 0.198 0.014*
Gender -0.819 0.149 -0.419 0.000*
Educational level 0.266 0.167 0.135 0.117
Family size -0.041 0.025 -0.122 0.101
Site (Ari 1) -1.485 0.185 -0.716 0.000*
Site (Ari 2) -1.905 0.189 -0.918 0.000*
Religion (Protestant Christian) 0.136 0.178 0.068 0.449
Religion (Orthodox Christian) 0.190 0.199 0.093 0.343
  1. Sites are compared against Maale site. Religion is compared against traditional religion. Variables with a significant influence (P<0.05) are marked with*.