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Table 2 Socio-demographic characteristics of respondents in Yirgalem town, Ethiopia 2017 (n = 402)

From: Psychographic predictors of intention to use cervical cancer screening services among women attending maternal and child health services in Southern Ethiopia: the theory of planned behavior (TPB) perspective

Variables Categories Frequencies Percent
Age in Years 30–34 150 37.3
35–39 131 32.6
40–44 94 23.4
45–49 27 6.7
Religion Protestant 278 69.2
Orthodox 66 16.4
Muslim 33 8.2
Catholic 25 6.2
Ethnicity Sidama 288 71.6
Amahara 42 10.4
Oromo 29 7.2
Gurage 17 4.2
Wolayita 14 3.5
Silte 12 3
Marital status Married 362 90.0
Widowed 21 5.2
Single 13 3.2
Divorced 6 1.5
Occupation Housewife 185 46
Self 129 32.1
Governmental 88 21.9
Monthly income < 500 77 19.2
500–999 94 23.4
> 1000 231 57.5
Educational status uneducated 60 14.9
Primary 191 47.5
Secondary and above 151 37.6