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Table 3 Pregnancy and Abortion related frequency distribution among female under graduate students of Ambo University, West Shoa Zone,Ethiopia, 2018

From: Assessment of knowledge on abortion law and factors affecting it among regular undergraduate female students of Ambo University, Oromia Region, Ethiopia, 2018: a cross sectional study

Variables N(%)
Ever been pregnant
 Yes 79 (9.9%)
 No 716 (90.1%)
Intended pregnancy
 Yes 22 (17.8%)
 No 57 (72.2%)
Reason for not intended
 Faced Physical violence 27 (47.4%)
 Faced Sexual violence 26 (45.6%)
 Rape 4 (7%)
Ever undertaken abortion
 Yes 67 (85%)
 No 12 (15.2%)
The place where induced abortion done.
 Health facility 14 (21%)
 Abortionists houses 27 (40.3%)
 Your house 20 (30%)
 Others 6 (9%)
Method which used for induced abortion
 Plastic 12 (18%)
 Oral drugs 6 (9%)
 Roots and leaves 41 (61.2%)
currently using contraceptive method
 Yes 387 (48.7%)
 No 408 (50.9%)
Method of contraceptive used
 Pills 55 (6.9%)
 Condom 255 (32%)
 Inject able 70 (8.8%)
 Other 34 (4.3%)
Ever heard about emergency contraceptive
 Yes 646 (81.3%)
 No 149 (18.7%)