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Table 1 Socio-demographic Characteristics, socio-economic characteristics, media access and HIV related factors among sexually active men aged 15–59 years in Gamblella region, 2016

From: Male circumcision uptake and its predictors among sexually active men aged 15–59 years living in the highest HIV prevalence region of Ethiopia: evidence from 2016 Ethiopia demographic and health survey

Characteristics Circumcision status Frequency (%)
  Circumcised Not circumcised  
Age
 45+ 59 39 98 (11.3)
 35–44 103 73 176 (20.3)
 25–34 171 85 256 (29.5)
 15–24 198 140 338 (38.9)
Residence
 Rural 305 282 587 (67.6)
 Urban 226 55 281 (32.4)
Marital status
 Never married 230 136 366 (42.2)
 Ever married 301 201 502 (57.8)
Educational status
 No education 68 64 132 (15.2)
 Primary 255 130 385 (44.4)
 Secondary 91 83 174 (20.0)
 Higher 117 60 177 (20.4)
Religion
 Traditional 7 31 38 (4.4)
 Catholic 10 33 43 (5)
 Muslim 85 2 87 (10)
 Orthodox 273 34 307 (35.4)
 Protestant 156 237 393 (45.3)
Occupation
 Non professional 171 107 278 (32)
 Professional 360 230 590 (68)
Employment
 No working 48 70 118 (13.6)
 Occasional 53 8 61 (7)
 Seasonal 205 152 357 (41.1)
 All year 225 107 332 (38.2)
Wealth index
 Poor 99 264 363 (42.8)
 Medium 58 25 83 (9.6)
 Rich 374 48 422 (48.6)
Frequency of listening to radio
 Not at all 145 219 364 (41.9)
 Less than once a week 159 70 229 (26.4)
 At least once a week 227 48 275 (31.7)
Frequency of watching TV
 Not at all 167 220 387 (44.6)
 Less than once a week 141 61 202 (23.3)
 At least once a week 223 56 279 (32.1)
Comprehensive HIV knowledge
 not knowledgeable 108 185 293 (33.8)
 knowledgeable 423 152 575 (66.2)
Ever been tested for HIV
 No 163 223 386 (44.5)
 Yes 368 114 482 (55.5)