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Table 1 Socio demographic characteristics of currently married women in Tiro Afeta district, South West Ethiopia, May, 2017

From: Unmet need for family planning and associated factors among currently married reproductive age women in Tiro Afeta District, South West Ethiopia, 2017: cross-sectional study

CharacteristicCategoriesNumber (%)Percentage of unmet need for FP
ResidenceRural308 (88.5)85 (27.6%)
Urban40 (11.5)6 (15.0%)
Age15–2483 (23.9)21 (25.3%)
25–34168 (48.3)37 (22.0%)
35–4997 (27.9)33 (34.0%)
ReligionMuslim294 (84.5)85 (28.9%)
Orthodox39 (11.2)6 (15.4%)
Protestant15 (4.3)0 (0.0%)
EthnicityOromo324 (93.1)87 (26.9%)
Amhara11 (3.2)0 (0.0%)
Other*13 (3.7)4 (30.8%)
Women educationIlliterate225 (64.7)69 (30.7%)
Primary73 (21.0)18 (24.7%)
Secondary & above50 (14.4)4 (8.0%)
Husband educationIlliterate226 (64.9)71 (31.4%)
Primary61 (17.5)15 (24.6%)
Secondary & above61 (17.5)5 (8.2%)
OccupationHousewife272 (78.2)84 (30.9%)
Merchant30 (8.6)4 (13.3%)
Gov’t employer28 (8.0)1 (3.6%)
Other**18 (5.2)2 (11.1%)
Household Monthly income< 1500294 (84.5)88 (29.9%)
1500–349941 (11.8)2 (4.9%)
> 350013 (3.7)1 (7.7%)
Availability of Radio and/or TV in the homeYes201 (57.8)37 (18.4%)
No147 (42.2)54 (36.7%)
  1. Other* = Yem 9, Dawuro 2 and Tigre 2
  2. Other** = student 6, jobless 4, daily laborer 4 and local drink seller 4