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Table 2 Description of Status of IPV by basic covariates

From: Prevalence of intimate partner violence against women and associated factors in Ethiopia

VariableCategoryTotalDomestic ViolenceP-value
NoYes
Age15–191069(22.7%)769(71.9%)300(28.1%) 
20–24915(19.4%)638(69.7%)277(30.3%) 
25–29945(20.0%)648(68.6%)297(31.4%) 
30–34716(15.2%)502(70.1%)214(29.9%)0.564
35–39507(10.8%)349(68.8%)158(31.2%) 
40–44323(6.9%)228(70.6%)95(29.4%) 
45–59239(5.0%)165(69.0%)74(31.0%) 
ReligionOrthodox1778(37.7%)1204 (67.7%)574 (32.3%) 
Protestant874(18.6%)587(67.2%)287 (32.8%) 
Muslin1973(41.9%)1454 (73.7%)519 (26.3%)0.000**
Other87(1.8%)54 (62.1%)33 (37.9%) 
ResidenceRural3503(74.3%)2422 (69.1%)1081(30.9%)0.002**
Urban1211(25.7%)877 (72.4%)334 (27.6%) 
Education levelUneducated2309(49.0%)1656(71.7%)653(28.3%) 
Primary1613(34.2%)1099 (68.1%)514 (31.9%)0.082
Secondary539(11.4%)368 (68.3%)171 (31.7%) 
Higher253 (5.4%)176(69.6%)77(30.4%) 
WealthPoor21081380 (65.5%)728 (34.5%) 
IndexMiddle666458 (68.8%)208(31.2%)0.026
Rich19401344 (69.3%)596 (30.7%) 
Marital StatusMarried41172934(71.3%)1183 (28.7%) 
Divorced431243 (56.4%)188 (43.6%)0.000**
Widowed166122 (73.5%)44 (26.5%) 
Watching TVNot at all33672371(70.4%)996 (29.6%) 
≤1 a week494321 (65.0%)173 (35.0%)0.032**
> 1 a week853607 (71.2%)246 (28.8%) 
Listening RadioNot at all33012350 (71.2%)951(28.8%) 
≤1 a week722477 (66.1%)245 (33.9%)0.014**
> 1 a week691472(68.3%)219 (31.7%) 
Total 47143299(69.98%)1415(30.02%)