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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of respondents (cross-tabulation)

From: Causes and suggested remedies to taro endangerment in four regions of Ghana

Item Responses Respondent's region of residence Total
Ashanti Bono Western Eastern
Respondent's age group 20–30 years 12 12 9 9 42
31–40 years 11 11 10 11 43
41–50 years 16 18 19 20 73
51–60 years 7 5 7 7 26
61–70 years 4 4 5 3 16
Total 50 50 50 50 200
Gender Male 33 35 43 40 151
Female 17 15 7 10 49
Total 50 50 50 50 200
Level of education Primary 8 10 8 8 34
Junior high 29 29 27 29 114
Senior high 1 1 6 5 13
Tertiary 0 0 0 0 0
Illiterate 12 10 9 8 39
Total 50 50 50 50 200
Occupation Farmer 42 41 40 41 164
Farmer and trader 8 5 10 9 32
Trader 0 4 0 0 4
Total 50 50 50 50 200