Table 1: Sociodemographic characteristics of nurses, working at Amhara Region Referral Hospitals, Northwest Ethiopia, 2013 ().

VariablesFrequencyPercentageMean (SD)

Age in years28.8 (6)
 20–248522
 25–2917344.8
 30–347419.2
 >345414
Sex
 Male19149.5
 Female19550.5
Marital status
 Single17846.1
 Married19951.6
 Divorced/separated92.3
Monthly salary (ETB)2213 (676.7)
 1416 ETB or below4712.2
 1417–2249 ETB13936
 2250 or above20051.8
Religion
 Orthodox32082.9
 Muslim4712.2
 Protestant184.7
 Catholic10.3

ETB: Ethiopian Birr, SD: standard deviation.