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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of high school youths in Debretabor town, South Gondar, Amhara Regional State, 2017

From: Premarital sexual practice and associated factors among high school youths in Debretabor town, South Gondar zone, North West Ethiopia, 2017

Variables Frequency Percent
Sex
 Male 222 46.2
 Female 258 53.8
Residence
 Rural 239 49.8
 Urban 241 50.2
Age
 13–17 342 71.2
 18–24 138 28.8
Grade
 Grade 9th 172 35.8
 Grade 10th 156 32.5
 Grade 11th 90 18.8
 Grade 12th 62 12.9
Religion
 Orthodox 468 97.5
 Muslim 1 0.2
 Protestant 6 1.3
 Catholic 5 1.0
Do you attending religious services?
 No 53 11
 Yes 427 89
Do you ever discussed about sexual issue with parents?
 Yes 187 39
 No 293 61
Do you have pocket money?
 Yes 112 23.3
 No 368 76.7
With whom do you live now?
 Alone 25 5.2
 With parents 428 89.2
 With friends/relatives 27 5.6