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Table 2 Sociodemographic profile of the Manobo key informants in Sibagat, Esperanza, and Bayugan City, Agusan del Sur

From: Quantitative ethnopharmacological documentation and molecular confirmation of medicinal plants used by the Manobo tribe of Agusan del Sur, Philippines

Category Subcategory No. of informants % of informants
Location Bayugan City 150 44.8
Sibagat 90 26.9
Esperanza 95 28.4
Education level Primary 57 17.0
Secondary 167 49.9
Higher education 111 33.1
Gender Male 229 31.6
Female 106 68.4
Social Position Tribal chieftain (Datu) 45 13.4
Tribal healer 3 0.90
Tribal IPMR 6 1.80
Tribal leader 31 9.30
Manobo NCIP focal person 4 1.20
Manobo council of elders 7 2.10
Manobo members 239 71.3
Occupation Farming 205 61.2
Animal husbandry 47 14.0
Employed 49 14.6
Unemployed 16 4.80
Others 18 5.40
Civil Status Single 187 55.8
Married 133 39.7
Others 15 4.50
Age 18–34 years old 142 42.4
35–49 years old 103 30.7
50–65 years old 53 15.8
More than 65 years 37 11.0