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Table 4 Weighted Prevalence of help seeking by community and societal level among married women aged 15–49 years, EDHS 2016

From: Geographic variation and determinants of help seeking behaviour among married women subjected to intimate partner violence: evidence from national population survey

Characteristics Options Frequency Help-Seeking Prevalence %[95%CI] P-value
Community Factors
 Place of residence Urban 335 36.5[26.24,48.16] < 0.001
Rural 1088 17.0[12.95,22.07]
 Geography (region) Tigray 162 20.3[12.56,31.1] 0.128
Afar 81 7.8[2.43,22.21]
Amhara 186 19.2[13.54,26.58]
Oromia 253 17.6[11.14,26.7]
Somali 47 28.6[15.1,47.31]
Benishangul-Gumuz 134 5.5[1.93,14.86]
SNNP 166 23.8[16.78,32.68]
Gambella 120 13.3[7.90,21.65]
Harrari 109 10 [4.56,20.93]
Addis Ababa 78 42.2[28.76,56.94]
Dire Dawa 87 18.6[10.3,31.29]
Societal factors
 Wealth index rich 634 34.5[23.61,47.39] 0.003
middle 229 16.3[10.65,24.06]
Poor 352 15.7[10.72,22.5]
 Decision making Power Full power 364 25[18.23,33.15] 0.204
Considerable power 253 21[12.48,33.17]
No power 806 17.0[12.71,22.45]
 Attitudes of wife beating not justified 492 24.8[16.89,34.98] 0.110
justified 931 17.6[13.74,22.27]
Overall   1423 19.75 [15.9;24.3]