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Table 3 Reproductive health characteristics of reproductive age women reported STIs or STIs symptoms, EDHS 2016

From: Sexually transmitted infections related care-seeking behavior and associated factors among reproductive age women in Ethiopia: further analysis of the 2016 demographic and health survey

Characteristics Percentage of care-seeking behavior Weighted frequency (%)
Ever heard about STIs
No 7.8 40 (8.4)
Yes 35.6 434 (91.6)
Ever heard about AIDS
No 7.4 42 (8.9)
Yes 35.8 432 (91.1)
Ever been tested for HIV
No 20.3 215 (45.4)
Yes 44.1 259 (54.6)
Had a pre-marital HIV testing
No 23.8 285 (73.5)
Yes 47.0 103 (26.5)
Recent sexual activity
Active in last 4 weeks 30.0 330 (69.7)
Not active in last 4 weeks 40.8 144 (30.3)
Condom used during last sex
No 31.1 394 (99.1)
Yes 40.1 4 (0.9)
Number of sexual partners in the last 12 months
0 44.4 76 (16.0)
1 30.7 393 (82.9)
2 61.2 5 (1.0)
Don’t know 0 0.15(0.03)