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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of respondents assessed on stillbirth in Aksum hospital, Tigray, Ethiopia, 2018 (n = 570)

From: Prevalence and determinants of stillbirth among women attended deliveries in Aksum General Hospital: a facility based cross-sectional study

Variables Number Percent
Maternal age in years
 < 20 68 11.9
 20–34 443 77.7
 35+ 59 10.4
Residence
 Urban 531 93.2
 Rural 39 6.8
Marital status
 Single 20 3.5
 Married 550 96.5
Religion
 Orthodox 547 96
 Muslim 23 4
Ethnicity
 Tigrean 542 95.1
 Othersa 28 4.9
Maternal educational status
 Illiterate 56 9.8
 Elementary 177 31.1
 Secondary and above 337 59.1
Maternal occupation
 Housewife 345 60.5
 Daily laborer 25 4.4
 Employed 87 15.3
 Merchant 82 14.4
 Student 31 5.4
Monthly income
 < 2500 birr 126 22.1
 2500–5000 237 41.6
 > 5000 207 36.3
Family size
 < 5 489 85.8
 ≥ 5 81 14.2
  1. NB: Othersa Amhara and Afar