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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

CategorySubcategoryNo. of informants% of informants
LocationBayugan City15044.8
Sibagat9026.9
Esperanza9528.4
Education levelPrimary5717.0
Secondary16749.9
Higher education11133.1
GenderMale22931.6
Female10668.4
Social PositionTribal chieftain (Datu)4513.4
Tribal healer30.90
Tribal IPMR61.80
Tribal leader319.30
Manobo NCIP focal person41.20
Manobo council of elders72.10
Manobo members23971.3
OccupationFarming20561.2
Animal husbandry4714.0
Employed4914.6
Unemployed164.80
Others185.40
Civil StatusSingle18755.8
Married13339.7
Others154.50
Age18–34 years old14242.4
35–49 years old10330.7
50–65 years old5315.8
More than 65 years3711.0