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Table 5 Use diversity value of medicinal plants in the study area

From: Ethnobotany of traditional medicinal plants and associated indigenous knowledge in Dawuro Zone of Southwestern Ethiopia

Scientific name UR DT UCl OU n (N) p c p c2 ln p c p c ln p c UDR
Croton macrostachyus 144 19 2 13 32 2306 0.0139 0.000193 − 4.277 − 0.059 1
Vernonia amygdalina 11 11 6 13 24 2306 0.0104 0.000108 − 4.565 − 0.048 2
Maerua oblongifolia 290 17 7 6 23 2306 0.0100 9.95E−05 − 4.608 − 0.046 3
Maesa lanceolata 21 8 6 15 23 2306 0.0100 9.95E−05 − 4.608 − 0.046 4
Prunus africana 5 4 3 18 22 2306 0.0095 9.1E−05 − 4.652 − 0.044 5
Vernonia theophrastifolia 10 12 5 10 22 2306 0.0095 9.1E−05 − 4.652 − 0.044 6
Schefflera abyssinica 6 3 2 18 21 2306 0.0091 8.29E−05 − 4.698 − 0.043 7
Juniperus procera 6 8 6 12 20 2306 0.0087 7.52E−05 − 4.748 − 0.041 8
Ensete ventricosum 216 10 8 10 20 2306 0.0087 7.52E−05 − 4.748 − 0.041 9
Polyscias fulva 4 4 2 16 20 2306 0.0087 7.52E−05 − 4.748 − 0.041 10
  1. UR = use reports; DT = number of diseases treated; UCl = number of disease clusters; OU = other uses; n = total number of uses; N = Σn or (UC); pc = n/N; In = natural logarithm; UV = use value; UDR = use diversity rank