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Table 3 Details on informants surveyed by our study according to profession, age, and sex/gender in each district surveyed in our study

From: An ethnobotanical analysis of parasitic plants (Parijibi) in the Nepal Himalaya

District Types of users Major profession(s) Number of informants Sex/Gender Age range
Bara Non-specialist Agro-pastoralists/Carpenters 11 6 Male 30–85
    5 Female 20–55
Specialist Junior Technical Agricultural Assistants 2 2 Male 25–35
Chitwan Non-specialized Eco-tourist Guides/Hotel Owners 7 5 Male 20–40
    2 Female  
Specialist Park Officials 3 3 Male 20–35
Jhapa Non-specialist Agro-pastoralists/Merchants/Students 19 14 Male 20–80
    5 Female 25–50
Specialist Users Agro-pastoralist/Jhankri 1 1 Male 36
Kaski Non-specialist Agro-pastoralists/Students 45 25 Male 20–70
    20 Female  
Specialist Jhankri/Kabre 7 5 Male 60–85
  Park Officials   2 Male 30–40
Makwanpur Non-specialist Users Agro-pastoralists/Carpenters/Hotel Owners 14 6 Male 40–70
    8 Female  
Morang Non-specialist Sugarcane Harvesters 5 5 Male 30–60
Nuwakot Non-specialist Agro-pastoralists 17 8 Male 35–65
    9 Female  
Specialist Dhami/Bonpo 2 2 Male 45–60
Rautahat Non-specialist Agro-pastoralists 8 5 Male 40–70
    3 Female 30–50