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Table 1 Socio- demographic characteristics of school adolescents in Harar town, eastern Ethiopia

From: Determinants of cigarette smoking among school adolescents in eastern Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study

Variables Frequency Percent
Sex
  Female 851 49.9
  Male 856 50.1
Age
  15-19 1085 63.5
  20-25 622 36.45
Religion
  Orthodox 901 52.8
  Protestant 36 2.1
  Catholic 549 32.2
  Muslim 191 11.2
  Others 29 1.7
Ethnicity
  Amhara 721 42.1
  Oromo 461 26.9
  Adere 175 10.2
  Gurage 134 7.8
  Tigre 135 7.9
  Somali 32 1.9
  Others 54 3.2
Grade
  9th 839 48.9
  10th 394 23.0
  11th 253 14.7
  12th 230 13.4
Living with
  Parents 1288 92.5
  Friends 27 1.9
  Relatives 43 3.1
  Alone 34 2.4