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Table 1 Sample composition according to location, gender, age, and sociolinguistic groups

From: Traditional ecological knowledge-based assessment of threatened woody species and their potential substitutes in the Atakora mountain chain, a threatened hotspot of biodiversity in Northwestern Benin, West Africa

   Zone Total
   EA CA WA  
Gender Women 3 1 12 16
Men 101 86 64 251
Age Age < 40 2 15 14 31
40 ≤ age ≤ 60 41 36 31 108
Age > 60 61 36 31 128
Sociolinguistic group Bariba 75 12 0 87
Berba 0 0 43 43
Dendi 17 2 0 19
Fulfulde 12 5 0 17
Natimba 0 15 15 30
Otamari 0 23 18 41
Waama 0 30 0 30
Total   104 87 76 267
  1. EA East Atakora, CA Central Atakora, WA West Atakora