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Table 2 Sociodemographic characteristics of respondents in Ethiopia from January 18 to June 27, 2016 (N = 15,683)

From: Spatial distribution and associated factors of health insurance coverage in Ethiopia: further analysis of Ethiopia demographic and health survey, 2016

VariablesWeighted frequencyPercent
Residence
 Urban347622.16
 Rural12,20777.84
Age
 15–19338121.56
 20–24276117.61
 25–29295718.85
 30–34234514.95
 35–39193212.32
 40–4412908.22
 45–4910176.48
Occupation
 Not working781949.86
 Professional3812.43
 Clerical1440.92
 Sales235415.01
 Agricultural326320.81
 Services5423.46
 Skilled manual6023.84
 Unskilled manual2081.32
 Others3702.36
Wealth quintile
 Poorest263316.79
 Poorer280917.91
 Middle297818.99
 Richer310019.76
 Richest416326.55
Level of education
 No education749847.81
 Primary549035.01
 Secondary181811.59
 Higher8775.59
Region
 Tigray11297.20
 Afar1280.82
 Amhara371423.68
 Oromia570136.35
 Somali4602.93
 Benishangul1601.02
 SNNPR328820.97
 Gambella440.28
 Harari390.25
 Addis Ababa9305.93
 Dire Dawa900.58
Marital Status
 Never married403725.74
 Married/living together10,22365.19
 Divorced/separated/widowed14239.08