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Table 1 Characteristics of informants

From: Collection calendar: the diversity and local knowledge of wild edible plants used by Chenthang Sherpa people to treat seasonal food shortages in Tibet, China

Characteristics Number Percentage
Communities
 Tsanggar 12 15.4
 Nathang 10 12.8
 Xoshongma 14 17.9
 Woshoe 16 15.4
 Pethang 20 23.1
 Sali 12 15.4
Gender
 Female 33 42.3
 Male 45 57.7
Age
 Below 20 4 5.1
 21–40 19 24.4
 41–60 38 48.7
 Above 60 17 21.8