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Table 1 Socio -demographic characteristics of pregnant women in Debre Tabor Town Northwest Ethiopia, May 25–June 15, 2020(N = 405)

From: Knowledge and practice to prevent COVID-19 and its associated factors among pregnant women in Debre Tabor Town Northwest Ethiopia, a community-based cross-sectional study

Variables Frequency Percent (%)
Age in years
 15–24 127 31.4
 25–34 230 56.8
 ≥ 35 48 11.9
Ethnicity
 Amhara 396 97.8
 Others * 9 2.2
Religion
 Orthodox 370 91.4
 Muslim 28 6.9
 Others** 7 1.7
Educational status
 No formal education 60 14.8
 Primary 71 17.5
 Secondary 72 17.8
 College and above 202 49.9
Occupation
 Housewife 173 42.7
 Civil servant 115 28.4
 Private business 102 25.2
 Others*** 15 3.8
Marital status
 Married 398 98.3
 Others **** 7 1.7
Husband educational status
 No formal education 43 10.8
 Primary 36 9.0
 Secondary 104 26.2
 College and above 215 54.0
Husband occupation(N = 398)
 Civil servant 219 55.0
 Private business 136 34.2
 Employed at private sector 29 7.3
 Daily laborer 14 3.5
  1. *Oromo, Tigray, Gurage ** protestant, catholic *** student, job finder, ****widowed, divorced