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Table 1 Distribution of study participants by their Scio- demographic characteristics in Han Health Center, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia, 2018 (n = 241)

From: Utilization of intra uterine contraceptive device and associated factors among reproductive age group of family planning users in Han Health Center, Bahir Dar, North West Amhara, Ethiopia, 2018

  Frequency Percent
Age of the women
 15–24 37 15.4
 25–34 169 70.1
 35–49 35 14.5
Ethnicity
 Amhara 232 96.3
 Others 9 3.7
Religion
 Orthodox 202 83.8
 Muslim 36 14.9
 Protestant 3 1.3
Marital status
 Married 208 86.3
 Single 24 10
 Divorced 7 2.9
 Windowed 2 0.8
Education of the women
 Unable to read and write 16 6.6
 Able to read and write 27 11.2
 Primary [1,2,3, 10,11,12,13,14] 124 51.6
 Secondary [5, 6, 15, 16] 46 19
 College and above 28 11.6
Education of the husband
 Unable to read and write 8 3.8
 Able to read and write 24 11.5
 Primary [1,2,3, 10,11,12,13,14] 41 19.7
 Secondary [5, 6, 15, 16] 72 34.6
 Collage and above 63 30.4
Distance from nearest health center (km)
 < 3 199 82.6
 > 3 42 17.4
Occupation
 Housewife 103 42.7
 Governmental employee 39 16.3
 Merchants 52 21.5
 Student 11 4.6
 Farming 36 14.9
Household income
 < 600 81 33.6
 600–3000 107 44.4
 > 3000 53 22
  1. Ethnicity, others Tigre (n = 6) and Agew (n = 3)