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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of the respondents, among semi-pastoral pregnant women Bule Hora woreda, Oromia region, Ethiopia, August, 2016

From: Level and factors associated with birth preparedness and complication readiness among semi-pastoral pregnant women in southern Ethiopia, 2016

Variables Frequency Percent (%)
Age
 16–24 196 26.3
 25–34 384 51.5
 35–49 166 22.3
Religious
 Protestant 535 71.7
 Orthodox 89 11.9
 Muslim 84 11.3
 Others 38 5.3
Marital status
 Married 724 97
 Othera 22 3
Ethnicity
 Oromo 697 93.4
 Amhara 27 3.7
 Othersb 22 2.9
Occupation of women
 Housewives 550 73.7
 Student 92 12.3
 Farmer 27 3.6
Education level of woman
 Not attended formal education 332 44.5
 Primary education (1–8) 91 12.2
 Secondary education 219 29.4
 College and above 10 1.3
Education level of husband
 Not attended formal education 258 38.2
 Primary education (1–8) 249 33.3
 Secondary education 187 25
 College and above 25 3.4
Family size
 1–3 193 25.9
 4–6 290 38.9
 ≥ 6 263 35.3
Parity
 0 22 2.9
 1–2 255 34.2
 >/3 469 62.9
History of stillbirth
 0 630 84.5
 1 116 15.5
Monthly income (ETB)
 < 500 510 68.3
 501–1000 130 17.4
 Above 1000 106 14
  1. asingle, divorced, widowed
  2. bprotestant, catholic