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Table 2 Knowledge on traffic signs of Drivers in Mekelle Town, Northern Ethiopia, 2011

From: Risky driving behaviors for road traffic accident among drivers in Mekele city, Northern Ethiopia

Items Correctly identified
No (%)
Not correctly identified
No (%)
Four-way intersection is ahead. 347(99.0) 3(1.0)
Pedestrian is crossing, drive carefully! 349(99.7) 1(0.3)
Students ahead, slow down your speed! 271(77.4) 79(22.6)
No overtaking for automobile! 177(50.6) 173(49.4)
Closed to automobiles! 294(84.0) 56(16.0)
No parking! 210(60.0) 140(40.0)
No entry or crossing this way is not allowed! 349(99.7) 1(0.3)
No parking until you get another sign inscribed end! 287(82.0) 63(18.0)
Maximum speed is 35 kms per hour! 307(87.7) 43(12.3)
Stop and give way! 346(98.9) 4(1.1)