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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of pregnant women attending antenatal care clinic at Gedo hospital west shewa, Oromia, Ethiopia, March 2014 (n = 299)

From: The prevalence and predictors of domestic violence among pregnant women in Southeast Oromia, Ethiopia

variable   frequency Percent
Age of women 18–27 163 54.5
28–37 113 37.8
38–50 23 7.7
Religion Protestant 188 62.9
Orthodox 92 30.8
Others 19 6.4
Marital status of women married 280 93.6
Single or separated 19 6.4
Educational status of women Illiterate/no education 142 47.5
primary school education 85 28.4
secondary school 44 14.7
college diploma & above 28 9.4
Occupation of women housewife 218 72.9
trading/merchant 34 11.4
employee 26 8.7
day laborer 21 7.0