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Table 1 Socio demographic characteristics of women of reproductive age in Ethiopia, 2017

From: Predictors of unmet need for family planning among all women of reproductive age in Ethiopia

Variables categories Weighted Percentage of sample Weighted number Unweighted number
Age 15–19 23.6 1771 1735
20–24 17.5 1308 1449
25–29 18.2 1368 1447
30–34 14.0 1053 1008
35–39 11.6 871 824
40–44 8.2 612 562
45–49 6.8 512 456
Marital status Married 62.3 4671 4224
Living together 1.5 112 122
Divorced 6.9 515 590
Widowed 2.7 200 190
Never married 26.6 1994 2351
Parity Nonea 32.8 2461 2827
1–2 23.8 1784 2019
3–4 16.1 1209 1151
5 or more 27.2 2039 1480
Education Never attended 41.6 3118 2443
Primary 38.5 2885 2692
Secondary 15.6 1168 1683
Technical/Vocational 2.7 202 393
University 1.5 116 26
Wealth quintile Lowest 19.3 1449 923
Lower 19.3 1445 963
Middle 19.2 1440 972
Higher 19.6 1471 1253
Highest 22.6 1690 3370
Region Addis 5.0 378 891
Amhara 22.7 1702 1285
Oromiya 38.4 2877 1736
SNNP 22.4 1681 1594
Tigray 6.7 499 1134
Other 4.8 357 841
  Total 100.0 7494 7481
  1. astands for those never gave birth