.Variable Number%
Sex

Female
Male
 

1789(50.5)
1754(49.5)
Age group (mean = 17.6, SD = 1.5 years)

Young adolescents (15-16)
Older adolescents (17-24)


796(22.5)
2747(77.5)
School Grade

Ninth
Tenth
Preparatory
Preparatory  
Vocational 
 

701(19.8
703(20.3)
I 770(21.7)
II 670(18.9)
699(19.7)
Living arrangement

Both Parents
Other arrangements
 

1964(55.4)
1579(44.6)
 Paternal literacy

Illiterate and Non formal
Formal school                                                                                                  
 

602(17.0)
2941(83.0)
Maternal literacy

Illiterate and Non formal
Formal school
 

928(26.2)
2615(73.8)
Table 1: Socio-demographic Characteristics of 3543 High School Students in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
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