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Table 1 Distribution of socio-demographic characteristics of postnatal mothers in health centers, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia, 2016 (N = 414)

From: RETRACTED ARTICLE: Knowledge, practice and associated factors of newborn care among postnatal mothers at health centers, Bahir Dar City, Northwestern Ethiopia, 2016

VariableCategoryFrequencyPercentage
Age of mother in years15–19112.7
20–2411126.8
25–2919146.1
30–347618.4
35–39256.0
Marital statusSingle4911.8
Married35585.8
Divorced102.4
Mother’s religionOrthodox29170.3
Catholic133.1
Protestant6215
Muslim4811.6
Maternal educational levelCan’t read and write4510.9
Read and write297.0
Primary (1–4)297.0
Primary (5–8)7016.9
Secondary (9–12)11327.3
Tertiary (> 12)12830.9
OccupationHouse wife15337.0
Private employee11427.5
Government employee10124.4
Merchant358.5
Student112.6
Maternal monthly income151–6505112.3
651–14007818.8
1401–235013332.2
2351–355010625.6
3551–5000338.0
> 5000133.1