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Table 1 Distribution of road traffic accident survivors attending orthopedic unit of public hospitals, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 2016 (n = 492)

From: Prevalence and correlates of post-traumatic stress disorder among survivors of road traffic accidents in Ethiopia

Characteristics Frequency Percentage
Sex
 Male 313 63.6
 Female 179 36.4
Age (years)
 15–25 150 30.5
 26–35 167 34
 36–45 104 21.1
 ≥ 46 71 14.4
Marital status
 Single 207 42.1
 Married 250 50.8
 Separated 11 2.2
 Divorced 13 2.7
 Widowed 11 2.2
Educational status
 Unable to read and write 32 6.5
 Primary school 148 30.1
 Secondary school 158 32.1
 Tertiary education 154 31.3
Occupation
 Government and non-Gov.t employee 204 41.5
 Private business 136 27.6
 Student 72 14.6
 Daily labourer 55 11.2
 Othersa 25 5.1
Monthly income
 < 750 ETB 120 24.39
 750–1250 63 12.81
 > 1250 309 62.8
  1. a House wives and jobless