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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of respondents at Mecha district, Ethiopia, 2016

From: Knowledge of prevention of mother to child transmission of HIV among women of reproductive age group and associated factors at Mecha district, Northwest Ethiopia

VariablesCategoryfrequencyPercent (%)
Age< 209611.6
21–3036944.5
31–4024729.7
> 4011814.2
ResidenceRural64077.1
Urban19022.9
Marital statusMarried77593.4
Single425.1
Divorce60.7
Widowed70.8
Educational statusNo formal education68682.7
Primary education344.1
Secondary and above11013.3
OccupationHouse wife73888.9
Gov’t employee364.3
Market trade vender202.4
Daily laborer283.4
Student81.0
Distance from health institution0.1–5 km71185.7
> 5 km11914.3
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