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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of pregnant women attending ANC in Five Health centers from November 2015 to January 2016, East Wollega, Ethiopia

From: Intestinal helminthic infection and anemia among pregnant women attending ante-natal care (ANC) in East Wollega, Oromia, Ethiopia

Characteristics Number Percent
Age group
 ≤29 293 78.8
 >29 79 21.2
Residence
 Rural 236 63.4
 Urban 136 36.6
Educational status
 Illiterate 127 34.1
 Read and write 136 36.6
 Primary school 48 12.9
 High school and above 61 16.4
Marital status
 Single 7 1.9
 Divorced 20 5.4
 Widowed 1 0.3
 Married 344 92.5
Average monthly income
 ETB < 1500 330 88.7
 ETB ≥ 1500 42 11.3
Occupation
 Farmer 173 46.5
 Housewife 145 39
 Civil servant 15 4
 Others 39 10.5