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Table 1 Socio-demographic distributions of women who gave birth at Bale zone health facilities, Southeast Ethiopia, August 2017

From: Acceptability and factors associated with post-partum IUCD use among women who gave birth at bale zone health facilities, Southeast-Ethiopia

Characteristics Categories Number Percent
Age of respondents (in years) ≤ 20 76 17.7
21–25 127 29.6
26–30 123 28.6
31–35 80 18.7
≥36 23 5.4
Marital status Married 403 93.9
Single/separated 26 6.1
Religion Muslim 327 76.2
Orthodox 83 19.3
Protestant 19 4.5
Educational level of women No Formal Education 199 46.4
Primary Education 102 23.8
Secondary Education 67 15.6
College Education 61 14.2
Educational level of husband No Formal Education 196 45.7
Primary Education 114 26.6
Secondary Education 58 13.5
College Education 61 14.2
Occupation of women Housewife 244 56.9
Farmer 62 14.5
Merchant 66 15.4
Employed 57 13.3
Occupation of husband Farmer 258 60.2
Employed 82 19.2
Merchant 78 18.1
Othersb 11 2.5
Residence Urban 246 57.4
Rural 183 42.6
  1. b=daily laborers, drivers