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Table 3 Cassava varieties grown by the different gender categories

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

Variety Men (%) Women (%) Male youth (%) Female youth (%) Overall (%)
Yellow cassava 90.0 100 94.7 85.0 92.5
Magana 75.0 66.7 57.9 70.0 67.5
NASE 3 45.0 47.6 5.3 25.0 31.3
Mercury 30.0 42.9 10.5 5.0 22.5
NASE (improved) 10.0 19.1 21.1 10.0 15.0
Lodelado 20.0 9.5 0.0 0.0 7.5
Dodo 5.0 9.5 0.0 0.0 3.75
Mufumba Chai 5.0 0.0 0.0 5.0 2.5
  1. Chi-square test for food crops grown and gender: \(\chi^{2} = 78.77\), \(P = 0.454\)
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