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Table 1 Socio-demographic and behavioral factors of adult men 15–59 years in Ethiopia

From: Factors affecting current khat chewing among male adults 15–59 years in Ethiopia, 2016: a multi-level analysis from Ethiopian Demographic Health Survey

VariableFrequencyPercentage
Age in 5 year groups
 15–19257220.4
 20–24188014.9
 25–29197515.7
 30–34161412.8
 35–39137110.9
 40–4411889.4
 45–499336.4
 50–545754.6
 55–594873.9
Residence
 Urban249619.8
 Rural10,09980.2
Usual resident or visitor
 Usual resident12,31697.78
 Visitor2792.22
Region
 Tigray7956.3
 Afar820.65
 Amhara320625.5
 Oromia471437.43
 Somali3262.6
 Benishangul1230.98
 SNNPR258620.5
 Gambella370.29
 Harari310.25
 Dire-Dawa720.57
 Addis Ababa6214.9
Educational level
 No education377329.96
 Primary education587646.7
 Secondary education184614.7
 Higher education10998.7
Occupation
 Not working9449.5
 Professional/technical/managerial6305
 Clerical970.8
 Sales6775.4
 Agriculture – employee833666.2
 Services2101.7
 Skilled manual8246.5
 Unskilled manual2792.2
 Others5984.8
Religion  
 Orthodox567745.1
 Catholic900.7
 Protestant274521.8
 Muslin391631.1
 Traditional + other1661.3
Sex of household head
 Male11,03487.6
 Female156112.4
Wealth Index
 Poorest197915.7
 Poorer229418.2
 Middle242719.3
 Richer271221.5
 Richest318325.3
Current marital status
 Never in union489038.8
 Married696855.3
 Living with partner4213.3
 Widowed440.4
 Divorced2261.8
 No longer living together/separated460.4
Media Exposure
 Yes815464.7
 No444135.3
Alcohol drinking in the last 30 days
 Yes542843.1
 No716756.9
Smoking cigarette in the last 30 days
 Yes6555.2
 No11,94094.8