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Table 1 Socio- economic characteristics of women who gave birth in the last 2 years in Ethiopia, 2016

From: Time to early initiation of postnatal care service utilization and its predictors among women who gave births in the last 2 years in Ethiopia: a shared frailty model

Variables Weighted frequency (%)
Region
 Tigray 487 (7.7)
 Afar 64 (1.0)
 Amhara 1149 (18.1)
 Oromia 2825 (44.4)
 Somalia 234 (3.7)
 Benishangul-Gumuz 65 (1.0)
 SNNPRs 1431 (22.5)
 Gambella 14 (0.2)
 Harari 11 (0.2)
 Addis Ababa 64 (1.0)
 Dire Dawa 20 (0.3)
Residence
 Rural 6033 (94.8)
 Urban 331 (5.2)
Maternal age
 15–24 1585 (24.9)
 25–34 3163 (49.7)
  ≥ 35 1616 (25.4)
Religion
 Orthodox 2196 (34.5)
 Muslim 2492 (39.2)
 Protestant 1461 (23.0)
 Others 215 (3.4)
Maternal education
 No 4267 (67.1)
 Primary 1801 (28.3)
 Secondary and/or higher 296 (4.6)
Husband education
 No 2967 (46.6)
 Primary 2393 (37.6)
 Secondary and/or higher 1004 (15.8)
Wealth status
 Poorest 1543 (24.3)
 Poorer 1548 (24.3)
 Middle 1441 (22.6)
 Richer 1216 (19.1)
 Richest 616 (9.7)
Media exposure
 No 4453 (70)
 Yes 1911 (30)
Sex of household head
 Male 5488 (86.2)
 Female 876 (13.8)