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Table 1 Socio demographic characteristics of study participants of attitudes and associated factors on induced abortion among graduating midwifery, medical, nursing and health officer students of university of Gondar, northwest Ethiopia, 2018. n = 424

From: Willingness to perform induced abortion and associated factors among graduating midwifery, medical, nursing, and public health officer students of University of Gondar, Northwest Ethiopia: institution based cross sectional study

Variable Frequency Percent (%)
Age
 20–24 372 87.7
 25–29 42 9.9
 30–35 10 2.4
Sex
 Male 225 53.1
 Female 199 46.9
Field of study
 Midwifery 140 33
 Medicine 100 23.6
 Nursing 158 37.3
 Public health officer 26 6.1
Family place of residence
 Urban 149 35.1
 Rural 275 64.9
Marital status
 Single 392 92.5
 Married 32 7.5
Religion
 Orthodox 339 80
 Muslim 64 15
 Protestant 21 5
Ethnicity
 Amhara 245 57.8
 Kemant 47 11.1
 Oromo 56 13.2
 Tigray 23 5.4
 Sidama 47 11.1
 Othersa 6 1.4
Religious service attendance
 More than once a week 279 65.8
 Once a week or less 145 34.2
Exposure to sexual practice
 Yes 124 29.4
 No 300 70.6
Exposure to abortion care services
 Yes 377 88. 9
 No 47 11.1
  1. Othersa: Gurage, Somali, Hadiya, Wolayta, Kembata