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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of patient with epilepsy by sex at Amanuel Mental Specialized Hospital: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - 2016

From: Sexual dysfunction and associated factors among patients with epilepsy at Amanuel Mental Specialty Hospital, Addis Ababa – Ethiopia

Variable Over all sample (n = 694) Females (n = 234) Males (n = 460)
Sex 694 234 (33.7%) 460 (66.3)
Age
  < 21 69 (9.9) 34 (14.5) 35 (7.6)
 21–30 284 (40.9) 91 (38.9) 193 (42.0)
 31–40 195 (28.1) 64 (27.4) 131 (28.5)
 41–50 89 (12.8) 28 (12) 61 (13.3)
 > 50 57 (8.2) 17 (7.3) 40 (8.7)
Ethnicity: n (%)
 Oromo 204 (29.4) 68 (29.1) 136 (29.6)
 Amhara 271 (39.0) 89 (38.0%) 182 (39.6)
 Guragie 140 (20.2) 50 (21.4) 90 (19.6)
 Other 79 (11.4) 27 (11.5) 52 (11.3)
Religion: n (%)
 Orthodox 466 (67.1) 155 (66.2) 311 (67.6)
 Muslim 139 (20.0) 42 (17.9) 97 (21.1)
 Protestant 82 (11.8) 33 (14.1) 49 (10.7)
 Other 7 (1.0) 4 (1.7) 3 (0.6)
Relationship status: n (%)
 In relationship 486 (70.0) 167 (34.4) 319 (65.6)
 Not in relationship 208 (30.0) 67 (28.6) 141 (30.7)
Occupation: n (%)
 Employee 214 (30.8) 79 (33.8) 135 (29.3)
 Jobless 159 (22.9) 71 (30.3) 88 (19.1)
 Self-employee 190 (27.4) 24 (10.3) 116 (36.1)
 House wife 43 (6.2) 43 (17.6)
 Student 32 (4.6) 12 (5.1) 20 (4.3)
 Farmer 56 (8.1) 9 (3.8) 47 (10.2)
Education: n (%)
 No formal education 108 (15.6) 48 (20.6) 60 (13.0)
 Primary school 218 (31.5) 68 (29.2) 150 (32.6)
 Secondary S. 265 (38.2) 90 (38.6) 175 (38.0)
 Diploma 66 (9.5) 21 (9.0) 45 (9.8)
 Degree & above 36 (5.2) 6 (2.6) 30 (6.5)
Have Children: n (%)
 Yes 393 (56.6) 138 (59.0) 255 (55.4)
 No 301 (43.4) 96 (41.0) 205 (44.6)