Skip to main content

Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of children and adolescents on HAART in West Gojjam Zone Public Hospitals, North West Ethiopia, 2018(N = 411)

From: Emotional and behavioral problems and associated factors among children and adolescents on highly active anti-retroviral therapy in public hospitals of West Gojjam zone, Amhara regional state of Ethiopia, 2018: a cross-sectional study

Variables Categories Frequency Percentage
Ages (in years) 5–9 110 26.8
10–14 211 51.3
Sex Male 246 59.9
Female 165 40.1
Religion Orthodox 352 85.6
Protestant 42 10.2
Muslim 17 4.1
Residency Urban 276 67.2
Rural 135 32.8
School attendance Yes 335 81.5
No 76 18.5
Family size 1–3 232 56.4
4–6 156 38.0
> 6 23 5.6
Family monthly income < 1660.34 264 59.9
> 1660.34 165 40.1
  1. Abbreviations: HAART Highly Active Anti Retroviral Therapy