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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of pregnant women in Angolela Tera district, Northern Ethiopia, 2019 (n = 563)

From: Knowledge of obstetric danger signs and its associated factors among pregnant women in Angolela Tera District, Northern Ethiopia

Variables n (%)
Age (in years)
 15–24 212 (37.7)
 25–34 217 (38.5)
 ≥ 35 134 (23.8)
Religion
 Muslim 88 (15.6)
 Orthodox 460 (81.7)
 Othersa 15 (2.7)
Marital status
 Single 16 (2.8)
 Married 533 (94.7)
 Othersb 14 (2.5)
Educational status
 Illiterate 297 (52.8)
 Informal education 56 (9.9)
 Formal education 210 (37.3)
Occupation
 Housewife 474 (84.2)
 Government employee 24 (5.2)
 Private employee 29 (6.4)
 Merchant 36 (4.3)
Place of residence
 Rural 480 (85.3)
 Urban 83 (14.7)
Household income (ETB per month)
 ≤ 500 15 (2.7)
 500–1000 74 (13.1)
 1001–3000 405 (71.9)
 ≥ 3001 69 (12.3)
  1. ETB Ethiopian birr
  2. aProtestant and catholic
  3. bDivorced and widowed