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Table 1 Socio demographic characteristics of respondents attending ART treatment units, Horro Guduru Wollega zone, Ethiopia, 2012

From: Family planning need of people living with HIV/AIDS in antiretroviral therapy clinics of Horro Guduru Wollega zone, Ethiopia

Characteristics Frequency Percentage (%)
Age (years)
 18–29 106 33
 30–39 156 48.6
 ≥ 40 59 18.4
Sex
 Female 195 60.7
 Male 126 39.3
Religion
 Orthodox 165 51.4
 Protestant 136 42.4
 Muslim 13 4
 Others 7 2.2
Educational status
 Can’t read and write 95 29.6
 Read and write 100 31.2
 Primary 57 17.7
 Secondary 52 16.2
 Post secondary 17 5.1
Ethnicity
 Oromo 272 84.7
 Amhara 45 14
 Othersa 4 1.3
Marital status
 Married 186 57.9
 Single/never married 57 17.8
 Widowed 40 12.5
 Divorced 38 11.8
Occupation
 House wife 135 42.1
 Farmer 51 15.8
 Daily laborers 46 14.3
 Government/private employee 33 10.3
 Jobless 33 10.3
 Merchants 23 7.2
Income
 No regular income 126 39.3
 ≤ 445 147 46.0
 > 445 48 14.7
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