Skip to main content

Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of the studied subjects, east Hararghe, Ethiopia §

From: Health workers' attitudes toward sexual and reproductive health services for unmarried adolescents in Ethiopia

Characteristics of respondents Frequency Percent
Age (in years)   
 18-24 219 55.6
 25-35 143 36.3
 36 and above 32 8.1
Sex   
 Male 93 23.6
 Female 301 76.4
Married   
 Yes 245 62.3
 No 149 37.7
Education   
 Certificate 254 64.5
 Diploma and above 140 35.5
Religion   
 Muslim 214 54.3
 Orthodox 145 36.7
 Others 35 9.0
Service time   
< 10 years 338 85.8
 10-20 years 51 12.9
> 20 years 5 1.25
Residence   
 Rural area 283 71.8
 Urban area 111 28.2
Health institution   
 Health offices 41 10.4
 Hospitals 9 2.3
 Health centers 87 22.1
 Health stations 23 5.8
 Health posts 234 59.4
  1. §Proportions were calculated from valid responses, excluding missing values.