Skip to main content

Table 2 Human trafficking by background characteristics among returnees/deported persons via the three major human trafficking corridors, Ethiopia, 2016

From: Human trafficking among Ethiopian returnees: its magnitude and risk factors

Characteristics Magnitude of human trafficking
Number (percent)
Sex
 Male 363 (45.32)
 Female 320 (59.15)
Age
 14–17 43 (100)
 18–20 190 (75.70)
 21–24 293 (61.43)
 26–35 121 (27.13)
 36–50 36 (28.80)
Marital status (before departure)
 Married 130 (33.85)
 Never married 533 (57.68)
 Separated/Widowed 20 (58.82)
Educational level
 Illiterate/Informal Education 64 (41.83)
  Elementary 228 (54.68)
  Junior 195 (55.24)
  High school 168 (52.83)
  Preparatory school and above 28 (27.72)
Residence (before departure)
 Rural 465 (58.20)
  Urban 218 (40.15)
Exit corridor
 Metemma Yohannes 387 (47.54)
 Moyale 92 (51.11)
 Galafi 181 (71.83)
 Others a 23 (23.96)
  1. a Other exit gates mainly include Bole Airport, as well as Humera, Bosasso, and Gambella traveling corridors