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Table 4 Gender roles, beliefs and taboos associated with T.indica ownership, production and trade by district

From: Knowledge, attitudes and practices in tamarind (Tamarindus indica L.) use and conservation in Eastern Uganda

District Tororo Butaleja
Gender/age group M W C M W C
1. Who owns T. indica trees in this area? × × ×
2. Who commonly plants T. indica? × × ×
3. Who is allowed to harvest tamarind products?
4. Who processes T. indica?
5. Who commonly sells T. indica? × × ×
6. Who is allowed to consume tamarind products?
7. Who commonly buys tamarind fruit at markets for consumption? × × ×
8. Who commonly buys tamarind at farms for reselling? × × × × ×
9. Are there any taboos associated with T. indica production or consumption? × × × × ×
  1. M men, W women, C children