Table 1: Sociodemographic characteristics of the respondents in Dabat Health Center, Northwest Ethiopia, 2016. .

CharacteristicsFrequencyPercent (%)

Ages of respondents
 <20287.3
 20–3025766.9
 31–409324.2
 >4061.6

Religion
 Orthodox32584.6
 Muslim5614.6
 Protestant30.8

Ethnicity
 Amhara37096.4
 Tigray112.8
 Agew30.8

Marital status
 Married32283.9
 Single338.6
 Divorced194.9
 Widowed102.6

Educational status
 Not able to read and write11429.7
 Can read and write (informal education)5815.1
 Formal (1–8)6216.1
 Secondary school (9-10)7820.3
 10 + 2 and above7218.5

Occupational status
 Government employee8221.4
 Private employee153.9
 Daily laborer379.6
 Housewife17345.1
 Housemaid123.1
 Merchant318.1
 Farming348.9

Residency
 Urban24463.5
 Rural14036.5

Parity (1–3)24463.5

Gravidity (0–3)30980.5

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