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Table 1 Diversity indexes for WEP cited by women, men, and couples

From: Ethnobotanical survey of wild edible plants used by Baka people in southeastern Cameroon

Diversity parameters Women single Men single Women and men Total
  Plants Recipes Plants Recipes Plants Recipes Plants Recipes
Number of informants 21 46 6 73
Number of citations (Ni) 439 894 186 1519
Richness 69 86 77 100 51 59 88 119
Density 3.29 4.10 1.67 2.17 8.50 9.83 1.21 1.63
Shanon (H) 5.06 3.75 4.95 3.30 5.44 4.80 4.96 2.99
Pielou (€) 0.86 0.64 0.84 0.56 0.93 0.82 0.84 0.51
Simpson (D) 0.03 0.01 0.04 0.01 0.03 0.02 0.03 0.01