Table 1: Socio-demographic characteristics of health professionals, AHMC, Ethiopia 2017.

VariableFrequency Percent (%)

Sex
 Male19851.2
 Female18848.8
Age (years)
 20–303316.3
 31–409446.3
 >4073.4
Marital status
 Unmarried21054.4
 Married17645.6
Religion
 Orthodox26669
 Protestant7218.7
 Muslim358.9
 Other133.4
Profession
 Nurse20352.7
 Midwife4411.3
 Lab technician256.4
 General Practitioner5213.5
 Dental Doctor143.6
 Pharmacist205.2
 Specialist
287.3
Working department
 Inpatient department9223.8
 Outpatient11429.5
 Emergency department369.3
 Delivery unit5313.8
 Laboratory287.3
 OR department328.3
 Dental department
318
Work experience
 <5 years22758.7
 ≥5 years15941.3
Training on infection prevention
 Yes22458
 No16242

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