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Table 1 Description of study settings

From: Explanatory models of adult patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus from urban centers of central Ethiopia

  Addis Ababa Butajira
Significance Largest urban center in Ethiopia Home to the demographic surveillance site of AAU
Population [35] 3.2 million 63 thousand
Ethnic groups [36] Amhara (47 %), Guragie (16.3 %), Oromo (19.5 %) and Tigrie (6.2 %) Guragie (82 %)
Religions [36] Orthodox Christianity (74.7 %), Islam (16.2 %) and Protestant Christianity (7.8 %) Islam (51.3 %), Orthodox Christianity (39.6 %) and Protestant Christianity (8.7 %)
Literacy [36] 85.3 % 37.9 %