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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristic of the study participants in Dawuro zone, south west Ethiopia, 2016

From: Compliance with standard precaution practices and associated factors among health care workers in Dawuro Zone, South West Ethiopia, cross sectional study

Explanatory Variables Number Percent
Age
  < 25 ears 28 11.2
 25–30 131 52.4
  ≥ 31 91 36.4
Sex
 Male 87 34.8
 Female 163 65.2
Profession
 Technical 92 36.8
 Non – technical 158 63.2
Educational status
 Diploma and below 75 30.0
 Degree and above 175 70.0
Years of service delivery
  < 2 years 32 12.8
 2–5 years 145 58.0
  ≥ 6 years 123 49.2
Level of institution
 Tercha hospital 105 42.0
 Gessa hospital 47 18.8
 Health centres 98 39.2
Marital status
 Married 183 73.2
 Divorced 6 2.4
 Widowed 2 0.8
 Single 59 23.6