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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of nurses in Gondar town,, Ethiopia, 2018 (N = 422)

From: Factors affecting healthcare utilization for low back pain among nurses in Gondar town, northwest Ethiopia, 2018: a cross-sectional study

Variables Frequency Percent (%)
Sex
 Male 195 46.2
 Female 227 54.8
Age
 ≤ 24 36 8.5
 25–35 307 72.7
 > 35 79 18.7
Religion
 Orthodox 250 59.2
 Muslim 118 28.0
 Protestant 54 12.8
Marital status
 Single 159 37.8
 Married 229 54.2
 Separated/divorced/widowed 34 8.0
Educational level
 Diploma 234 55.4
 First degree (BSc) 124 29.3
 Masters degree 64 15.2
Monthly salary in BIRR
 ≤ 3500 148 35.1
 3501–4500 73 17.3
 > 4500 201 47.6