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Table 2 The number of useful plants reported by female and male informants in the Terai Plains of Nepal (Values show the mean ± SE).

From: Indigenous uses of wild and tended plant biodiversity maintain ecosystem services in agricultural landscapes of the Terai Plains of Nepal

No. medicinal plants reported Female (age category in years) Male (age category in years)
18–39 years ≥ 40 years Total 18–39 years ≥ 40 years Total
(33.57 ± 1.54) (50.73 ± 1.64) (38.73 ± 1.47) (35.86 ± 0.88) (43.75 ± 1.93) (46.59 ± 2.01)
1–5 1 0 1 2 1 3
6–10 4 2 6 2 14 16
11–15 1 2 3 3 4 7
16–20 1 0 1 0 2 2
21–25 0 0 0 0 0 0
26–30 0 0 0 0 1 1
Total 7 4 11 7 22 29