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Table 1 Medicinal plant knowledge (n° uses): differences between the gender and occupation of the informants

From: Medicinal plants used for traditional veterinary in the Sierras de Córdoba (Argentina): An ethnobotanical comparison with human medicinal uses

Gender N Mean S.D.     W (Mann-Whitney) p
Male 19 4.24 4.48     1107.5 0.021
Female 35 1.89 3.60      
Occupation N Mean S.D. Ranks *   H (Kruskal-Wallis) p
Cattle breeder 15 6.27 5.90 45.57 A   10.54 0.01
Healer and breeder 3 4.00 4.58 38.33 A B   
Healer 9 1.89 2.71 28.06   B   
Other occupations 37 1.78 2.75 27.81   B   
  1. (*) Different letters indicate significant differences (p < 0.05)