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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of respondents (N = 81)

From: Men and women’s perception of yellow-root cassava among rural farmers in eastern Uganda

Variable Number (%)
Gender (age in years)
Men (31–65) 20 (24.7)
Women (31–65) 20 (24.7)
Male youth (18–30) 21 (25.9)
Female youth (18–30) 20 (24.7)
Marital status
Single 28 (34.5)
Married 51 (63.0)
Widowed 2 (2.5)
Educational level
No formal education 5 (6.2)
Primary 37 (45.7)
Secondary 33 (40.7)
Tertiary 6 (7.4)
Primary occupation
Crop farming 69 (85.2)
Students 9 (11.1)
Other activities 3 (3.7)
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