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Table 7 Comparison of people knowledge on A. africana

From: Use patterns, use values and management of Afzelia africana Sm. in Burkina Faso: implications for species domestication and sustainable conservation

Local knowledge Factor Degree of freedom Chi-square p value
Motivation EG 6 2.847 0.827
G 1 1.044 0.307
Organs used EG 6 3.036 0.804
G 1 0.031 0.860
Food uses EG 6 8.247 0.220
G 1 0.027 0.870
Medicinal uses EG 6 17.904 0.006*
G 1 8.280 0.004*
Fodder use EG 6 6.000 0.423
G 1 0.125 0.723
Cultural use EG 6 12.723 0.048*
G 1 6.318 0.012*
Handicraft use EG 6 5.644 0.464
G 1 0.892 0.345
Local practices EG 6 9.026 0.172
G 1 0.558 0.455
Occurrence habitat EG 6 13.233 0.039*
G 1 0.000 0.977
Species status EG 6 5.083 0.533
G 1 0.256 0.613
Perception of variation EG 6 5.055 0.536
G 1 1.005 0.315
Existence of ecotypes EG 6 0.000 1.000
G 1 0.048 0.826
  1. EG ethnic group, G gender
  2. *Significant differences at p < 0.05