Variable                            Number Percentage(%)
Place usually buy iodized salt
      Retail shop    471 91.8
      Open market 11 2.1
      Store(wholesale) 5 1.0
      At bazaar 1 0.2
Idoized Salt You Buy
      Locally produced 442 91
      Imoprted 46
Durationof storage    
     ≤ 2 Month 504 98.2
> 2 Month 9 1.8
Storage palce                
      Dryplace 511 99.6
  Moisture palce 1 0.2
      Exposed to Sun light 1 0.2
Stored with covered Container 
      Yes         450 87.7
   No 63 12.3
Time salt added to cook in the last 24 hour
      Early at the beginning of cooking 75 14.6
      Late in the Middle of cooking 44 8.6
      At the end of cooking 307 59.8
      Right after cooking 87 17
Table 4: Proper utilization of iodized salt at house hold in Assela town, Arsi Zone Ethiopia 2015.