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Table 1 Investigated communities: main geographic and demographic features; number of informants

From: Traditional uses of plants in a rural community of Mozambique and possible links with Miombodegradation and harvesting sustainability

Locality Latitudeª Longitudeª Altitude (m) H W Number of families Number of informants
Women Men Total
Zivale 7866980 580750 257 F F 326 4 11 15
Nhamanguena 7859169 584077 175 N N 306 9 9 18
Chibuto 7847014 591544 212 F N 175 5 6 11
Manica-Sofala 7837205 590776 198 N F 93 4 4 8
Total        22 30 52
  1. ª: UTM zone 36 WGS84.
  2. H: distance from highway EN1; W: distance from water resources.
  3. F: far; N: near.