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Table 1 Socio demographic characteristics of secondary school adolescent students (9-12th grade) in Jima Arjo district 2018.

From: Drinking alcohol raises the chance of premarital sex by four folds among secondary school adolescent students in Jima Arjo, Southwestern Ethiopia, 2018: a school-based cross-sectional study

Variables Characteristics Frequency Percent
Age 10-14years 4 1.3
  15-19years 308 98.7
  Total 312 100
Sex Male 170 54.5
  Female 142 45.5
  Total 312 100.0
Grade level 9th 135 43.3
  10th 103 33.0
  11th 41 13.1
  12th 33 10.6
  Total 312 100.0
Current residence Urban 122 39.1
  Rural 190 60.9
  Total 312 100
Parent marital status Married 270 86.5
  Divorced 32 10.3
  Widowed 10 3.2
  Total 312 100
Pocket money of students Yes 156 50
  No 156 50
  Total 312 100