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Table 3 Local residents' perception of changes occurred in mangroves (n = 120).

From: Assessing forest products usage and local residents' perception of environmental changes in peri-urban and rural mangroves of Cameroon, Central Africa

Sites Number of respondents Reported level of degradation
   No change Little Large
Cameroon estuary 65 21 (32.31%) 1 (1.54%) 43** (66.15%)
Mouth of Nyong River and Mpalla village 55 23 (41.82%) 31 (56.36%) 1 (1.82%)
  1. ** p < 0.001. Values in parentheses indicate percentage of the respondents per type of perception per site.