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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of HEWs in West Gojjam, Amhara, Ethiopia, 2016

From: Knowledge and practice of health extension workers on drug provision for childhood illness in west Gojjam, Amhara, Northwest Ethiopia

VariablesCategoryFrequencyPercent
Age18–2520658.0
26–3314139.7
34–4161.7
> 4220.6
Marital statusSingle13737.7
Married20056.3
Windowed195.4
Divorced20.6
Educational status10 + 110329.0
10 + 2236.5
10 + 318151.0
10 + 44312.1
Others (12 + 3)51.4
ReligionOrthodox35499.7
Muslim10.3
Work experience in years1–38022.5
4–66217.5
7–98724.5
10–1210429.3
Others (less than 1)226.2