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Table 2 Description of cluster background characterstics among reproductive age women in Ethiopia, Ethiopian Demographic and Health Survey 2016 (n = 642)

From: Individual and community level associates of contraceptive use in Ethiopia: a multilevel mixed effects analysis

Community level variables Categories Frequency (%)
Region
  Tigray 722 10.5
Afar 589 8.6
Amhara 839 12.2
Oromia 933 13.6
Somali 618 9.0
Benishangul 569 8.3
SNNPR 817 11.9
Gambela 439 7.1
Harari 380 5.5
Dire dawa 406 5.9
Addis Ababa 492 7.2
Type of place of residence
  Urban 201 31.3
Rural 441 68.7
Muslim Religion at the community level
  low 382 59.5
high 260 40.5
Wealth
  Low 269 41.9
High 373 58.1
Employment status of women at the community level
  low 317 49.4
high 325 50.6
Heard family planning on media at community level
  low 363 56.5
high 279 43.5
Media exposure at community level
  low 253 39.4
high 389 60.6
Husbands desire for more children
  Low 283 44.1
High 359 55.9
Terminated pregnancy
  low 369 57.5
high 273 42.5
Visit health institution
  Low 257 40.0
High 385 60.0
Visited by field worker at the community level
  low 361 56.2
high 281 43.8
Coverd by health insurance
  Low 525 81.8
High 117 18.2