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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of flower farm workers, Ethiopia, 2017

From: Low levels of knowledge and practice of occupational hazards among flower farm workers in southwest Shewa zone, Ethiopia: a cross-sectional analysis

Characteristics (N = 451) Frequency (N) Percentage (%)
Sex
 Male 126 27.9
 Female 325 72.1
Age
 < 20 years 170 37.7
 20–29 years 203 45.0
> 30 years 78 17.3
Monthly salary/month
 < 50 USD 266 59.0
> 50 USD 185 41.0
Educational level
 No formal Education 169 37.5
 Primary (1–6 grades) 117 25.9
 Secondary (7–12 grades) 118 26.2
 Diploma and above 47 10.4
Marital status
 Single 155 34.4
 Married 296 65.6
Work experience
 < 2 years 210 46.6
> 2 years 241 53.4
Working hours per day
< 8 h 437 96.9
 > 8 h 14 3.1
  1. Keys: N Number, USD United States of America Dollar (1 USD = 30 Ethiopian Birr)