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Table 2 Family history of high school female students included in the study, June 2017

From: Prevalence and determinants of gender-based violence among high school female students in Wolaita Sodo, Ethiopia: an institutionally based cross-sectional study

Variables Public Private Total Percent
Father and mother Living together
 Yes 357 118 475 78.6
 Divorced 29 6 35 5.8
 Mother alive 43 5 48 7.9
 Father alive 21 3 24 4
 Both dead 21 1 22 3.6
Close family
 Yes 423 126 549 90.9
 No 48 7 55 9.1
Get support
 Yes 379 129 508 84.1
 No 92 4 96 15.9
Enough money
 Yes 271 99 370 61.3
 No 200 37 244 38.7
Family income
  ≥ 127 USD/month 157 81 238 39.4
 32–127 USD/month 199 43 242 40.1
  ≤ 32 USD/month 115 9 124 20.5
Family control
 Tight 323 84 407 67.4
 Average 122 44 166 27.5
 Poor 26 5 31 5.1
Witnessing violence
 Yes 122 27 149 24.7
  No 349 106 455 75.3
Free discussion on reproductive issues
 Yes 211 50 261 43.2
 No 260 83 343 56.8