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Table 1 Profile of research participants from Mabato-Azufre

From: “Wild fish are a blessing”: changes in fishing practices and folk fish cuisine around Laguna Lake, Northern Philippines

Profile Categories Number of interviewees (%)
Gender Male 29 (97%)
Female 1 (3%)
Age 20–40 3 (10%)
41–60 13 (43%)
61–80+  14 (47%)
Literacy Illiterate 1 (3%)
Primary education level 14 (47%)
Elementary graduate 2 (7%)
High school incomplete 11 (37%)
Vocational undergraduate 1 (3%)
College 1 (3%)
Fishing experience 0–20 years 11 (37%)
21–40 years 9 (30%)
41–60 years 10 (33%)
Inherited activity Yes 20 (67%)
No 10 (33%)
Fishing status Active 23 (77%)
Retired 7 (23%)