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Table 1 Socio demographic and household characteristics of the respondents in east Belessa, northwest Ethiopia, 2020

From: Insecticide-treated net utilization and associated factors among pregnant women and under-five children in East Belessa District, Northwest Ethiopia: using the Health Belief model

Variables Number %
Age of respondents   
 18–28 370 51.1
 29–39 321 44.3
 40–50 30 4.2
 51–61 3 0.4
Total 724 100
Marital status   
 Married 632 87.3
 Single 44 6.1
 Divorced 42 5.8
 Widowed 6 0.8
Total 724 100
 Religious   
 Orthodox Christian 687 94.9
 Muslim 37 5.1
Total 724 100
Mother’s educational status   
 No formal education 400 55.2
 Grade 1–4 103 14.2
 Grade 5–8 83 11.5
 Grade 9–10 93 12.9
 Grade 11–12 22 3
 Certificate and above 23 3.2
Total 724 100
Mother’s occupation   
 Housewife 531 73.3
 Farmer 60 8.3
 Daily labour 37 5.1
 Government/NGO employee 22 3.1
 Trader 74 10.2
Total 724 100
Number of family members   
 < 4 300 41.4
 ≥ 4 424 58.6
Total 724 100
Roof of house   
 Thatched-roof 150 20.7
 Corrugated iron 574 79.3
Total 724 100
Total number of sleeping room   
 One 555 76.7
 Two and above 169 23.3
Total 724 100