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Table 2 Sociodemographic characteristics of the participants at selected general and referral hospitals of Southern Ethiopia, 2020

From: Factors associated with delay in seeking treatment among women with pelvic organ prolapse at selected general and referral hospitals of Southern Ethiopia, 2020

Variables Frequency (n = 123) Percent (%)
Age   
 ≤ 35 13 10.57
 34–44 35 28.46
 ≥ 45 75 60.97
Ethnicity   
 Wolaita 33 26.83
 Sidama 27 21.95
 Gurage 16 13.00
 Hadiya 14 11.38
 Amhara 8 6.50
 Oromo 8 6.50
 Kambata 7 5.70
 Gamo 6 4.88
 Dorze 2 1.63
 Amaro 1 0.81
 Halaba 1 0.81
Religion   
 Protestant 68 55.28
 Orthodox 43 34.96
 Muslim 9 7.32
 Waka and traditional believers 7 5.69
Residency   
 Rural 82 66.70
 Urban 41 33.30
Occupational status   
 House wife 88 71.54
 Farmer 23 18.70
 Merchant 23 18.70
 Employed 24 19.51
Educational status   
 No schooling 83 67.48
 Primary 18 14.63
 Secondary 15 12.20
 Diploma + 7 5.69
Marital status   
 Married 104 84.55
 Widowed 10 8.13
 Divorced 9 7.32
Monthly income (ETB)   
 > 1200 38 30.89
 ≤ 1200 85 69.01