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Table 1 Baseline socio-demographic and behavioral characteristics of adult people living with HIV on ART at Suhul Hospital, Northern Ethiopia, 2010–2014

From: Predictors of mortality among adult people living with HIV/AIDS on antiretroviral therapy at Suhul Hospital, Tigrai, Northern Ethiopia: a retrospective follow-up study

CharacteristicsFrequencyPercent (%)
Age
 < 25258.5
 25–3412542.4
 ≥ 3514549.1
Sex
 Male13545.8
 Female16054.2
Residence
 Urban22174.9
 Rural7425.1
Religion
 Christian26991.2
 Muslim268.8
Marital status
 Married15352.1
 Never married5518.7
 Divorced7124.1
 Widowed155.1
Education
 No formal education9331.5
 Primary12241.3
 Secondary4916.6
 Above secondary3110.5
Occupation
 Housewife5518.6
 Merchant4615.6
 Governmental employed4615.6
 Farmer299.8
 Daily laborers258.5
 No job258.5
 Commercial sex worker (CSW)217.1
 Self-employed196.4
 Non-governmental employed175.8
 Others*124.1
Household size
 1–425686.8
 5 or more3913.2
Smoke tobacco
 Yes144.7
 No28195.3
Consume alcohol
 Yes8629.2
 No20970.8
Chew khat
 Yes227.5
 No27392.5
  1. *Student, prisoner, and retired