Skip to main content

Table 1 Socio-demographic and economic characteristics of the participants; Tigray Region, Ethiopia, May, 2018

From: Status and associated factors of birth registration in selected districts of Tigray region, Ethiopia

Variable (N = 383) Frequency Percent
Age
  ≤ 23 86 22.5
 24–28 139 36.3
 29–33 89 23.2
  ≥ 34 69 18
Place of Usual Residence
 Urban 239 62.4
 Rural 144 37.6
Marital Status
 Never married 39 10.2
 Currently married 291 76
 Others 53 13.8
Religion
 Orthodox 351 91.6
 Muslim 32 8.4
Educational Level
 Illiterate 76 19.8
 Primary completed (1–8) 142 37.1
 Secondary completed (9–10) 119 31.1
 Preparatory completed (11–12) 19 5.0
 Diploma and Above 27 7.0
Primary occupation
 Government Employee 42 10.9
 Hired in Private Organization 22 5.7
 Trader 75 19.6
 Daily laborer 23 6.1
 Agriculture 93 24.3
 Housewife 43 11.2
 Unemployed 85 22.2