Journal of Environmental and Public Health / 2020 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Unintentional Injuries and Sociodemographic Factors among Households in Ethiopia

Table 1

Sociodemographic characteristics of the respondents, Ethiopian Demographic and Health Survey, 2016.

Characteristics of respondents (n = 16,650)FrequencyPercent

Sex
Male1141368.5
Female523731.5

Age in years
15–2412597.6
25–34419225.2
35–44382823.0
45–54272516.4
55–64233014.0
64+231613.9

Marital status of household head
Never married10466.3
Married1207372.5
Widowed, divorced353121.3

Educational status
No education, preschool872652.4
Primary465828.0
Secondary168610.1
Higher15809.5

Place of residence
Urban523231.4
Rural1141868.6

Number of household members
<4625837.6
4–5502430.2
≥6536832.2

Wealth index of household in quintile
Lowest467628.1
Second234814.1
Middle205712.4
Fourth202012.1
Highest554933.3

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