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Table 2 Lifestyle, behavioral and clinical characteristics of participants of diabetic patients at Hawassa city, SNNPR Ethiopia, 2018 (n = 352)

From: Erectile dysfunction and associated factors among diabetic patients at, Hawassa, Southern, Ethiopia

Variables Frequency Percent
Alcohol drinking
 Yes 57 16.2
 No 295 83.8
Smoking cigar ate
 Yes 20 5.7
 No 332 94.3
Physical exercise
 Yes 102 29
 No 250 71
Drug adherence
 Yes 312 88.6
 No 40 11.4
Fasting blood glucose
 < 126 140 39.8
> 126 212 60.2
Type of DM
 Type I 23 6.5
 Type II 329 93.5
BMI
 Underweight 0 0
 Normal 214 60.8
 Overweight 138 39.2
 Obese 0 0
BP
 Normal 106 30.1
 Elevated 30 8.6
 Stage1 HTN 111 31.5
 Stage2 HTN 105 29.8
Type of hypoglycemic drug
 Oral 214 60.8
 Injectable 138 39.2
Duration of diabetes
 < 5 yrs 104 29.5
 5–10 yrs 132 37.5
 > 10 yrs 116 32.9
Erectile dysfunction
 Yes 254 72.2
 No 98 27.8
Category of ED (n = 254)
 Mild 225 88.6
 Moderate 19 7.5
 Severe 10 3.9