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Table 5 ICF values of category of aliments

From: Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used by people in Zegie Peninsula, Northwestern Ethiopia

Category Species (%) All Species Use citations (%) All use citations ICF value
'Mich' and febrile diseases 6 9% 26 11% 0.80
Evil eye and satan beshita 13 20% 41 18% 0.70
Respiratory and throat infections 6 9% 15 7% 0.64
Rabies and internal disease 17 26% 45 20% 0.64
Gastrointestinal disorder and parasites infections 23 35% 60 26% 0.63
Venereal disease and impotence 7 11% 13 6% 0.50
External injuries and parasites infections 19 29% 33 14% 0.44
Snake bite 4 6% 6 3% 0.40
Swelling and cancer 9 14% 14 6% 0.38
Sensorial disease 4 6% 5 2% 0.25