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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of patients clinically presumptive for nosocomial infection at FHRH, 2018 (n = 238)

From: Multi-drug resistance of blood stream, urinary tract and surgical site nosocomial infections of Acinetobacter baumannii and Pseudomonas aeruginosa among patients hospitalized at Felegehiwot referral hospital, Northwest Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study

Demographic variablesNumberPercent
Sex
 Female10945.8
 Male12954.2
Age (in years)
  <  13113.0
 1–103416.4
 11–202912.2
 21–304719.7
 31–402510.5
 41–50218.8
  > 515121.4
Residence
 Urban12652.9
 Rural11247.1
Occupation
 Farmer2315.2
 House wife3120.5
 Government employee5939.1
 Private employee2717.9
 Other work117.3
 Unemployed8736.6
Education
 Under school age4920.6
 Illiterate5227.5
 Elementary completed6031.7
 Highschool completed115.8
 Diploma3619.0
 Degree and above3015.9
  1. Key: Unemployed: Below school age + students; Other work: daily laborer and merchant