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Table 1 Socio demographic characteristics of PLWHA on follow up in Jimma University Specialized hospital in ART clinic, southwest Ethiopia, 2014 (N = 351)

From: HIV positive sero-status disclosure and its determinants among people living with HIV /AIDS following ART clinic in Jimma University Specialized Hospital, Southwest Ethiopia: a facility- based cross-sectional study

Variables Frequency Percentage (%)
Age of the respondent
 1. ≤ 39 years 237 67.5
 2. ≥ 40 years 114 32.5
Sex of Sex of respondents respondents
 1. Male 123 35
 2. Female 228 65
Marital status
 1. Single 152 43.3
 2. Married 99 28.2
 3. Widowed 31 8.8
 4. Divorce 69 19.7
Educational level
 1. No formal education 72 20.5
 2. Grade: 1–8 141 40.2
 3. Grade: 9–10 107 30.5
 4. 10+, certificate and above 31 8.8
Ethnicity
 1. Oromo 153 43.6
 2. Amhara 96 27.4
 3. Tigre 18 5.1
 4. Dawuro 34 9.7
 5. Yem 36 10.3
 6. Other* 14 4
Religion
 1. Muslim 102 29.1
 2. Orthodox 181 51.6
 3. Protestant 68 19.3
Occupation
 1. Currently Employed 239 68.1
 2. Currently not employed 112 31.9
Income of respondents
 1. ≤ 500 ETB 253 72.1
 2. 501–1000 ETB 48 13.7
 3. ≥ 1001 ETB 50 14.2