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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of study participants living in Kersa HDSS, Ethiopia 2016

From: One in five women suffer from pelvic floor disorders in Kersa district Eastern Ethiopia: a community-based study

Variable Number Percent
Age of respondents (n=3432) 15-24 year 509 14.8
25-34 year 1202 35.0
35-44 year 825 24.0
45-54 year 420 12.2
55+ 476 14.0
Educational status (n=3432) No schooling 2724 79.0
Has some education 708 21.0
Occupation(n=3432) House wife 3202 93.0
Self-employee 155 4.5
Government Employee 16 0.5
Unemployed 59 2.0
Marital status(n=3432) Currently Married 2,922 85.0
Widowed/Divorced 510 15.0
Numbers of married times (n=3373) Once 2982 88.0
More than once 391 12.0
Age at first marriage (n=3432) <18 years old 2673 78.0
>=18 years old 759 22.0