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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of respondents in Pawe Woreda, northwest Ethiopia, April 2018

From: Utilization of institutional delivery and associated factors among mothers in rural community of Pawe Woreda northwest Ethiopia, 2018

Variables Categories Frequency Percent
Age 15–19 24 3.9
20–24 131 21.0
25–29 204 32.7
30–34 115 18.5
> 35 149 23.9
Mean (± SD), 28.93 ± 6.53
Marital status Married 559 89.7
Divorced 46 7.4
Widowed 12 1.9
Single 6 1.0
Ethnicity Amhara 536 86.0
Oromo 10 1.6
Kembata 46 7.4
Others 31 5.0
Mothers occupation House wives 531 85.2
Merchant 22 3.5
Private employer 40 6.4
Others 30 4.8
Mothers educational status Not formally educated 393 63.1
Primary education 187 30.0
Secondary and above 43 6.9
Husbands educational status Not formally educated 307 54.9
Primary education 187 33.4
Secondary and above 65 11.7