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Table 5 Issues affecting birds as reported by respondents

From: Bird naming systems by Akan people in Ghana follow scientific nomenclature with potentials for conservation monitoring

Occupations Frequency Habitat loss Pollution Food Road kills Pesticides Building style
Yes (%) No (%) Yes (%) No (%) Yes (%) No (%) Yes (%) No (%) Yes (%) No (%) Yes (%)
Carpenter/Mason/Repairer 18 100 0 100 0 100 27.8 72.2 22.2 77.8 0 100
Unemployed/Students 27 100 11.1 88.9 0 100 29.6 70.4 29.6 70.4 14.8 85.2
Farmers/Hunters/Fishermen 142 100 9.2 90.8 0.7 99.3 31.0 69 26.8 73.2 14.1 85.9
Teacher/Health assistants 35 100 20 80 0 100 22.9 77.1 31.4 68.6 8.6 91.4
Driver 19 100 15.8 84.2 0 100 36.8 63.2 21.1 78.9 15.8 84.2
Farmer/Trader 9 100 0 100 0 100 11.1 88.9 0 100 0 100