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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of women attending ART clinic in Jimma Town public health facilities Southwest Ethiopia, April, 2017

From: Fertility desire and associated factors among women on the reproductive age group of Antiretroviral treatment users in Jimma Town, South West Ethiopia

Socio-demographic variables Categories Frequency (n) Percent (%)
Residence (n = 374) Urban 303 81.0
Rural 71 19.0
Marital status (n = 374) Married 201 53.7
Divorced/separated 91 24.3
Widowed 55 14.7
Never Married 27 7.2
Age category (n = 374) 18–29 161 43.0
30–39 184 49.2
40–49 29 7.8
Ethnicities (n = 374) Oromo 180 48.1
Amhara 61 16.3
Dawuro 46 12.3
Kefa 41 11.0
Tigrean 24 6.4
Others (Yem, Gurage) 22 5.9
Religion (n = 374) Orthodox 156 41.7
Muslim 142 38.0
Protestant 70 18.7
Catholic 4 1.1
Others (heaven) 2 0.5
Occupational (n = 374) Daily labor 82 21.9
House wife 70 18.7
Merchants 61 16.3
Private employed 57 15.2
Government employed 45 12.1
Commercial sex worker 30 8.0
Student 13 3.5
Farmer 16 4.3
Educational status (n = 374) Formal education (1–10) 122 32.6
Unable to read and write 114 30.5
No formal education 66 17.6
Diploma 40 10.7
Preparatory 25 6.7
University degree 7 1.9
Family income (n = 374) No income 15 4.0
0.04–17.8$ 81 21.7
18–36$ 207 55.3
> 36$ 71 19.0