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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of study participants at Felege Hiwot referral hospital, Bahir Dar, Northwest Ethiopia, 2016 (n = 416)

From: Psychosocial and clinical factors associated with depression among individuals with diabetes in Bahir Dar City Administrative, Northwest Ethiopia

VariableCategoryFrequencyPercent
SexMale24258.2
Female17441.8
Current age18–3412429.8
35–448119.5
45–548219.7
≥ 5512931.0
ResidencyUrban31676.0
Rural10024.0
Marital statusSingle6515.6
Married29069.7
Divorced327.7
Widowed297.0
Educational statusCan’t read and write12429.8
Read and write4711.3
Primary school (1–8)5212.2
Secondary school (9–12)8420.2
College/University10926.2
Occupational statusHouse wife4811.5
Farmer10324.8
Merchant6515.6
Governmental employee13532.5
Private company employee6515.6
Average monthly income≤ 65011126.7
651–140010124.3
≥ 140120449.0