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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of study participants, Bahir Dar City administration, Northwest Ethiopia, 2017

From: Chewing khat and risky sexual behavior among residents of Bahir Dar City administration, Northwest Ethiopia

Variables Category Frequency (%)
Sex Male 457 (57.6)
Female 337 (42.4)
Age 18–24 249 (31.4)
25–34 312 (39.3)
35–44 114 (14.4)
≥ 45 119 (15.0)
Residence (Sub city) Abay Mado 182 (22.9)
Belay Zeleke 222 (28.0)
Fasilo 129 (16.2)
Meshenti (satellite kebele) 25 (3.1)
Shum Abo 163 (20.5)
Zenzelima (satellite kebele) 73 (9.2)
Occupation Government employ 213 (26.8)
Merchant 254 (32.0)
Daily laborer 126 (15.9)
Student 96 (12.1)
Farmer/housewife/private 105 (13.2)
Education No formal education 165 (20.8)
1–8 grade 134 (16.9)
9–12 grade 253 (31.9)
Diploma and above 242 (30.5)
Religion Orthodox Tewahedo 623 (78.5)
Muslim 147 (18.5)
Others 24 (3)
Ethnicity Amhara 783 (98.6)
Others 11 (1.4)
Marital status Married 408 (51.4)
Single 351 (44.2)
Widowed/separated 35 (4.4)
Average monthly income < 1000 EBR 384 (48.4)
1001–2000 EBR 223 (28.1)
2001–3000 EBR 102 (12.8)
≥ 3001 EBR 85 (10.7)