Table 1: Sociodemographic characteristics of study participants at selected hospitals ART clinics, North Shewa Zone, Amhara regional state, Ethiopia, 2017 (n=422).

Variables Frequency, N (%)

Age group
 18-24 years22 (5.2)
 25-34 years110 (26.1)
 35-44 years274 (64.9)
 >=45 years16 (3.8%)

Sex
 Male156 (37)
 Female266 (63)

Ethnicity
 Amhara403 (95.5)
 Others19 (4.5)

Religion
 Orthodox378 (89.6)
 Muslim17 (4)
 Protestant27 (6.4)

Educational status
 Illiterate150 (35.5)
 Literate272 (64.5)

Marital status
 Married179 (42.4)
 Single70 (16.6)
 Divorced72 (17.1)
 Separated38 (9)
 Widowed62 (14.7)

Occupation
 Governmental employed128 (30.3)
 Unemployed63 (14.9)
 Daily laborer26 (6.2)
 Housewife85 (20.1)
 Farmer31 (7.3)
 Merchant61 (14.5)
 Others28 (6.6)

Monthly income
 <300 ETB107 (25.4)
 300-1000 ETB126 (29.9)
 1001-2500 ETB83 (19.7)
 >2500 ETB106 (25.1)

Living condition
 Living with family112 (26.5)
 Living alone300 (71.1)
 Others10 (2.4)