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Table 1 Socio demographic characteristics of respondents in Raya Kobo district, North-eastern Ethiopia, March 2016

From: Knowledge of obstetric danger signs and associated factors among reproductive age women in Raya Kobo district of Ethiopia: A community based cross-sectional study

Variables (n = 493) Frequency Percent
Age
 <=20
 21–25
 26–30
 >30
50
135
133
175
10.1
27.4
27.0
35.5
Religion
 Orthodox
 Muslim
 Others*
334
158
1
67.7
32
0.2
Ethnicity
 Amhara
 Others**
491
2
99.6
0.4
Marital status
 Married
 Single
 Widowed
 Divorced
 Separated
356
10
20
76
31
72.2
2.0
4.1
15.4
6.3
Mothers’ education
 illitrate
 read and write only
 primary
 secondary and above
242
56
160
35
49.1
11.4
32.5
7.1
Mothers’ occupation
 house wife
 gov’t employee
 private
 merchant
 others***
436
8
15
22
12
88.4
1.6
3.0
4.5
2.4
House hold income (ETB)
 <=100
 101–300
 > = 301
293
75
125
59.4
15.2
25.4
  1. *protestant; **tigre; ***daily laborer, student; ETB-Ethiopian birr