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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of female study participants in selected secondary schools of Wolkite town, southern Ethiopia, 2019

From: Emergency contraceptive knowledge, utilization and associated factors among secondary school students in Wolkite town, southern Ethiopia, cross sectional study

S.N Variables Frequency (n = 327) Percentages
1. Age category
  14–18 210 64.22
  19–23 110 33.6
  24–28 17 5.1
  Total 327 100
2. Admission type
  Regular 284 86.8
  Night 43 13.1
  Total 327 100
4. Religion
  Orthodox 176 53.3
  Muslim 95 29.0
  Adventist 28 8.5
  Protestant 18 5.5
  Others 10 3.0
  Total 327 100
5. Marital status
  Married 25 7.6
  Never married 302 92.3
  Total 327 100
6. Ethnicity of the respondent
  Gurage 188 57.4
  Oromo 71 21.7
  Amhara 50 15.2
  Kebena 15 4.5
  Others 3 0.9
  Total 327 100