Received: 7 August 2020
Accepted: 22 March 2021
First Online: 1 April 2021
: The EDHS surveys obtain ethical clearance from the Ethics Committee of ORC Macro Inc. in Calverton, USA as well as the National Research Ethics Review Committee of the Ministry of Science and Technology in Ethiopia. During each of the surveys, either written or verbal consent was obtained from the study participants. Consent for publication was obtained from MEASURE DHS. The DHS Program is authorized to distribute, at no cost, unrestricted survey data files for legitimate academic research. Since the data was not collected by the authors of this paper, to accesses and use the data permission was sought from Major Demographic and Health Survey through the online request from ExternalRef removed. The EDHS data are freely available online with all identifier information removed for legitimate academic research.
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: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.