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Table 1 Current living arrangement with first husband by age at first marriage

From: Early marriage and women’s empowerment: the case of child-brides in Amhara National Regional State, Ethiopia

  Age at first marriage Total
< 18 ≥18  
Currently living with first husband **** No N (%) 140 (32) 147 (18) 287 (23)
Yes N (%) 304 (68) 687 (82) 991 (77)
Total N (%) 444 (100) 834 (100) 1278 (100)
Reason for not living with first husband***** Divorced & single N (%) 85 (19) 101 (12) 186 (15)
Divorced & remarried N (%) 42 (9) 21 (3) 63 (5)
Widowed N (%) 3 (1) 9 (1) 12 (1)
Inapplicable N (%) 314 (71) 703 (84) 1017 (80)
Total N (%) 444 (100) 834 (100) 1278 (100)
  1. Percent in cells is calculated within age at first marriage
  2. ****sig at α = .001 (Source: Survey, 2017)