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Research Article

Prevalence and Associated Factors of Suicidal Ideation and Attempt among People Living with HIV/AIDS at Zewditu Memorial Hospital, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: A Cross-Sectional Study

Table 1

Sociodemographic characteristics of HIV-positive people at Zewditu Memorial Hospital, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, June 2014 .

VariablesCategoriesFrequency (%)

Age in years18–2722 (5.3)
28–37139 (33.3)
38–47160 (38.4)
48–5775 (18.0)
≥5821 (5.0)

SexMale174 (41.7)
Female243 (58.3)

EthnicityAmhara231 (55.4)
Oromo63 (15.1)
Tigre75 (18.0)
Gurage37 (8.9)
Other11 (2.6)

Marital statusMarried188 (45.1)
Single116 (27.8)
Divorced57 (13.7)
Widowed56 (13.4)

ReligionOrthodox333 (79.8)
Muslim32 (7.7)
Protestant42 (10.1)
Catholic10 (2.4)

Educational statusNo formal education9 (2.2)
Primary106 (25.4)
Secondary152 (36.5)
Tertiary150 (35.9)

OccupationUnemployed203 (48.7)
Employed214 (51.3)

Monthly income<74993 (22.3)
750–119952 (12.5)
≥1200272 (65.2)

With whom you are livingAlone138 (33.1)  
Partner183 (43.9)
Family96 (23.0)

Social supportGood205 (49.2) 
Poor212 (50.8)

DepressionPresence197 (47.2)
Absence220 (52.8)

Perceived stigmaYes234 (56.1)
No183 (43.9)

Ever substance useYes68 (16.3)
No349 (83.7)

Current substance useYes7 (1.7)
No410 (98.3)

Other = Wolayta, Hadiya, and Afar.