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Table 1 Socio-demographic status of study participants

From: Antimicrobial susceptibility pattern, and associated factors of Salmonella and Shigella infections among under five children in Arba Minch, South Ethiopia

Variables Frequency Percent
Sex
 Male 95 56.9
 Female 72 43.1
Age (in year)
 < 1 33 19.8
 1–3 65 38.9
 3–5 69 41.3
Resident
 Urban 80 47.9
 Rural 87 52.1
Educational status of attendants
 Illiterate 45 26.9
 Primary education 55 32.9
 Secondary education 41 24.6
 College and above 26 15.6
Marital status
 Unmarried 19 11.4
 Married 126 75.4
 Divorced 16 9.6
 Widow 6 3.6
Monthly income (Ethiopia Birr)
 < 500 36 21.6
 500–1000 47 28.1
 1000–1500 47 28.1
 > 1500 37 22.2
Family size
 < 3 29 17.4
 3–5 64 38.3
 > 5 74 44.3
Occupation
 Housewife 56 33.5
 Private 52 31.1
 Government employer 36 21.6
 Student 17 10.2
 Other 6 3.6