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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of women aged 14–49 year in Ethiopia, EMDHS 2019

From: Determinants and spatial distribution of institutional delivery in Ethiopia: evidence from Ethiopian Mini Demographic and Health Surveys 2019

Variables Unweighted frequency (%) Weighted frequency (%)
Age in 5 yrs group
 15–19 295 (5.17) 263.25 (4.80)
 20–24 1131 (19.82) 1017.74 (18.54)
 25–29 1847 (32.37) 1747.6 (31.84)
 30–34 1227 (21.50) 1185.75 (21.61)
 35–39 757 (13.27) 797.16 (14.56)
 40–44 112 (1.96) 368.35 (6.69)
 45–49   107.38 (1.96)
Region
 Tigray 453 (7.94) 370.60 (6.75)
 Afar 650 (11.39) 85.56 (1.56)
 Amhara 503 (8.82) 1032 (18.82)
 Oromia 717 (12.57) 2204.46 (40.17))
 Somali 636 (11.15) 408.10 (7.44)
 Benishangul 526 (9.22) 66.89 (1.22)
 SNNPR 651 (11.41) 1105.91 (19.94)
 Gambela 436 (7.64) 23.85 (0.43)
 Harari 445 (7.80) 16.28 (0.30)
 Addis Ababa 290 (5.08) 155.73 (2.84)
 Dire Dawa 399 (6.99) 29.56 (0.54)
Highest educational level
 No education 3125 (54.77) 2938.85 (53.55)
 Primary 1810 (31.72) 1946.96 (35.47)
 Secondary & Higher 473 (8.29) 408.61 (7.45)
 Above higher 298 (5.22) 193.88 (3.53)
Religion
 Orthodox 1601 (28.06) 1840.91 (33.54)
 Protestant 1048 (18.37) 1452.63 (26.47)
 Muslim 2963 (51.93) 2098.60 (38.24)
 Others 94 (1.65) 96.15 (1.75)
Marital status
 Single 30 (0.53) 22.44 (0.41)
 Married 5438 (95.30) 5254.60 (95.74)
 Divorced 59 (1.03) 65.58 (1.20)
 Divorced 179 (3.14) 145.67 (2.65)
ANC visits
 No visit 2820 (49.42) 2604.44 (47.45)
 1–2 visit 482 (8.45) 418.20 (7.62)
 3 visit 756 (13.25) 790.43 (14.40)
  ≥ 4 visits 1648 (28.88) 11,675.23 (30.52)
Place of residence
 urban 1320 (23.13) 1361.00 (24.80)
 rural 4386 (76.87) 4127.31 (75.20)
Place of delivery
 Home 2859 (50.1) 2821.85 (51.42)
 Health facility 2847 (49.89) 2666.45 (48.58)
Timing of ANC visit
  < 3mths 108 (3.72) 85.22 (2.95)
 3-6mths 2241 (77.28) 2302.83 (79.67)
 7mths 3397 (59.53) 502.36 (17.38)
Literacy
 Can’t read at all sentence Read and write sentence 3632 (63.65)
568 (9.95)
3531.04 (64.34)
661.36 (12.05)
 Read whole sentence 1116 (19.56) 1143.20 (20.83)
 No card with required language. 390 (6.83) 152.71 (2.78)
Wealth status
 Poor 2932 (51.38) 2489.70 (45.53)
 Middle 796 (13.95) 1037.39 (18.90)
 Rich 1978 (34.67) 1952.21 (35.57)
Birth order
 First 1254 (21.98) 1196.83 (21.81)
 2nd 1055 (18.48) 985.10 (17.95)
  > 3 3397 (59.53) 3306.38 (60.24)
Sex of the household head
 Male 4560 (79.92) 4738.41 (86.34)
 Female 1146 (20.08) 749.89 (13.66)
  1. NB: SNNP South Nation Nationalities people, ANC Antenatal care