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Table 2 Socio demographic characteristics of Bahir Dar University male students

From: Testicular self examination among Bahir Dar University students: application of integrated behavioral model

Variable Frequency Percent
Age Mean 22.5 ± 2.34 SD
Marital Status   
 Single 799 96.5
 Ever Married 29 3.5
 Religion   
 Orthodox 708 85.5
 Protestant 64 7.7
 Muslim 49 5.9
 Other 7 9
Ethnicity   
 Amhara 559 67.5
 Oromo 103 12.4
 Tigre 80 9.7
 South nations 46 5.6
 Others 40 4.8
Academic Unit   
 Medical and health science 406 49
 Low 145 17.5
 Food and Chemical 277 33.5
Year of study   
 One 80 9.7
 Two 161 19.5
 Three 180 21.7
 Four 267 32.2
 Five 140 16.9
Educational status of Mother   
 Illiterate 329 39.7
 Able to read and write 254 30.7
 Elementary School 79 9.6
 Secondary School 92 11.1
 College and Above 74 8.9
Educational status of father   
 Illiterate 192 23.2
 Able to read and write 287 34.6
 Elementary School 95 11.5
 Secondary School 104 12.6
 College and Above 150 18.1
Family Place of Residence   
 Urban 359 43.4
 Rural 469 56.6
  1. September, 2016. N = 828