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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of women who visited public health facilities in Mekelle city Tigray, Ethiopia, 2014

From: Postnatal care utilization among urban women in northern Ethiopia: cross-sectional survey

Variable – N = 367 Frequency Percent
Age
 15–19 16 4.4
 20–24 124 33.7
 25–29 148 40.3
 30–34 52 14.2
 35+ 27 7.4
Religion
 Orthodox 317 86.3
 Muslim 30 8.2
 Catholic 12 3.3
 Protestant 8 2.2
Marital Status
 Married 318 86.6
 Single 31 8.4
 Othersa 18 5.0
Education
 Illiterate 75 20.4
 primary 99 27.0
 Secondary 99 27.0
 College and above 94 25.6
Occupation
 house wife 232 63.2
 Governmental employee 60 16.3
 Private employee 27 7.4
 Merchant 26 7.1
 Daily work 22 6.0
Education of Husband
 Illiterate 42 11.4
 primary 92 25.1
 Secondary 97 26.4
 college and above 136 37.1
Occupation of Husband
 governmental employee 104 28.3
 private employee 103 28.1
 Merchant 72 19.6
 daily work 88 24.0
  1. awidowed, separated and divorced