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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of study participants in Ethiopia, 2020

From: Unmet need for family planning among rural married women in Ethiopia: What is the role of the health extension program in reducing unmet need?

Background characteristics Women
Weighted percent Unweighted number
Age in years
 15–20 17.96 1044
 21–34 41.97 2152
 35–49 40.07 1795
Education status
 No formal education 63.69 3457
 Attend formal education 36.31 1534
Wealth
 Lowest quantile 14.95 933
 Lower quantile 19.49 999
 Middle quantile 21.43 996
 Higher quantile 23.46 1037
 Highest quantile 20.67 1026
Current number of children
 1–2 28.29 1183
 3–4 32.42 1419
 5 and above 39.29 1650
Region
 Tigray 4.23 583
 Afar 0.33 333
 Amhara 26.68 1129
 Oromia 47.74 1478
 Somali 2.14 895
 Benishangul-Gumuz 0.29 455
 SNNPR 18.39 1075
 Gambela 0.09 326
 Harari 0.09 450
Livelihood
 Agrarian 95.37 3346
 Pastoralist 4.63 1645