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Table 2 Respondents’ socio-demographic characteristics (n = 417)

From: Health system responsiveness and associated factors among outpatients in primary health care facilities in Ethiopia

Variables Frequencies (n) Percentage (%)
Sex
 Male 226 54.2
 Female 191 45.8
Age (years)
 18–29 170 40.8
 30–39 89 21.3
 40–49 54 13.0
 50 and above 104 24.9
Residence
 Rural 288 69.6
 Urban 129 30.4
Religion
 Orthodox 387 92.8
 Muslim 30 7.2
Occupational status
 Farmer 254 60.9
 Government employee 53 12.7
 Merchant 45 10.8
 Othersa 65 15.6
Current marital status
 Married 255 61.1
 Not marriedb 162 38.9
Educational status
 Unable to read and write 70 16.8
 Able to read and write 105 25.2
 Primary (grade 1–8) 135 32.4
 High school and above 107 25.6
Household monthly income(ETB)c
  > 650 138 33.1
  <  = 650 268 64.3
 Unknown 11 2.6
  1. aStudent, private employee, daily laborer, bSingle, divorced, windowed, cEthiopian Birr (currency)