Table 2

Rresponses of the study participants to the knowledge questions, wolaita Sodo University, Wolaita Sodo, SNNPRS, Ethiopia, 2012, N = 642
Questions Yes No
Freq. % Freq. %
Do youths have the right that their use of reproductive health services is kept confidential? 500 77.9 142 22.1
A man should get sex whenever he wants irrespective to his wife’s wish. 157 24.5 485 75.5
Does a married woman have the right to limit the number of her children according to her desire without her husband’s consent? 233 36.3 409 63.7
Husband has no obligation to share childcare? 155 24.1 487 75.9
Do girls have the right to resist genital mutilation against their families will? 501 78 141 22
Do youths have a full right to access all RHSs without parents’ consent? 450 70.1 192 29.9
Do girls have the right to autonomous reproductive choices without their partners consent? 297 46.3 345 53.7
Do you think that all students must be free to enjoy and control their sexual and reproductive life? 380 59.2 262 40.8
Do unmarried woman have the right to maternity leave with adequate social security benefits? 391 60.9 251 39.1
Unmarried couples have no right to use contraceptives other than condoms. 364 56.7 278 43.3

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