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Table 1 Background characteristics of respondents (N = 15,683)

From: Effect of mass media on comprehensive knowledge of HIV/AIDS and its spatial distribution among reproductive-age women in Ethiopia: a spatial and multilevel analysis

Variable Comprehensive knowledge of HIV/AIDS
Yes (%) No (%)
Region
 Tigray 31.2 68.8
 Afar 14.7 85.4
 Amhara 27.3 72.7
 Oromia 23.1 76.9
 Somali 5.3 94.6
 Benishangul 17.6 82.4
 SNNPR 19.0 81.0
 Gambella 25.6 74.4
 Harari 22.8 77.2
 Addis Ababa 50.5 49.5
 Diredawa 23.9 76.1
Residence
 Rural 19.4 80.6
 Urban 43.8 56.2
Maternal age
 15–24 27.1 72.9
 25–34 24.6 75.4
 ≥ 35 21.7 78.3
Respondent working
 No 21.6 78.4
 Yes 28.0 72.0
Religion
 Orthodox 30.3 69.7
 Muslim 20.4 79.6
 Catholic 7.7 92.3
 Protestant 21.7 78.3
 Traditional 15.3 84.7
Wealth status
 Poorest 15.8 84.2
 Poorer 18.1 81.9
 Middle 19.2 80.8
 Richer 21.8 78.2
 Richest 41.3 58.7
Maternal Education
 No education 16.0 84.0
 Primary education 25.7 74.3
 Secondary education 42.6 57.4
 Higher 57.5 42.5
Place of delivery
 Home 24.1 75.9
 Health facility 28.4 71.6
Covered by health insurance
 No 24.5 75.5
 Yes 29.7 70.3