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Table 1 Socio demographic characteristics of study participants, Ethiopia

From: Risk factors of anemia among preschool children in Ethiopia: a Bayesian geo-statistical model

Socio-demographic Characteristics Number Percent
Child age in months
 6–11 1043 11.3
 12–23 2022 21.8
 24–35 1948 21.0
 36–47 2019 21.8
 48–59 2235 24.1
Sex
 Female 4455 48.0
 Male 4812 52.0
Wealth quintile
 Poorest 2164 23.3
 Poor 2166 23.4
 Middle 1963 21.2
 Rich 1723 18.6
 Richest 1250 13.5
Mothers’ education
 No education 5746 67.1
 Primary education 2307 26.9
 Secondary education 345 4.0
 Higher Education 170 2.0
Place of Residence
 Rural 8330 90
 Urban 937 10
 Total 9267 100