Table 2

Individual characteristics and immunization status of children aged 12-23 months
Variables Participants (N=2435)
Immunization status
Completely immunized Incompletely immunized
n=825 n=1610
N (Weighted%) N (Weighted%) Total
Mother’s age (years)
 15-24 191 (32.4) 398 (67.6) 589
 25-34 462 (35.4) 843 (64.6) 1306
 ≥ 35 172 (31.7) 369 (68.3) 540
Father’s age (years)
 15-24 34 (19.2) 142 (80.8) 176
 25-34 359 (35.4) 655 (64.6) 1014
 ≥ 35 423 (34.9) 790 (65.1) 1213
Mother’s education
 No education 397 (25.8) 1138 (74.2) 1535
 Up to primary 126 (36.8) 218 (63.2) 345
 Up to secondary 190 (50.5) 186 (49.5) 376
 Higher 112 (62.1) 68 (37.9) 180
Father’s education
 No education 184 (22.1) 648 (77.9) 832
 Up to primary 104 (27.3) 277 (72.7) 381
 Up to secondary 333 (42.3) 454 (57.7) 787
 Higher 204 (46.8) 231 (53.2) 435
Father’s occupation
 Not working 27 (31.8) 57 (68.2) 84
 Manual worker 406 (28.9) 997 (71.1) 1403
 Clerical/sales/service 266 (38.5) 425 (61.5) 691
 Management/professional 125 (48.9) 131 (51.1) 256
Place of residence
 Rural 436 (28.8) 1076 (71.2) 1512
 Urban 389 (42.2) 534 (57.8) 923
Sex of child
 Female 348 (31.4) 761 (68.6) 1109
 Male 477 (36.0) 849 (64.0) 1326
Birth order
 ≥ 7 96 (25.6) 280 (74.4) 376
 4-6 261 (32.6) 539 (67.4) 800
 1-3 468 (37.2) 791 (62.8) 1260
Wealth index
 Poor 197 (19.3) 824 (80.7) 1021
 Middle 368 (39.7) 559 (60.3) 927
 Rich 260 (53.4) 227 (46.6) 487
Seek formal advice/treatment
 No 244 (30.2) 572 (69.8) 816
 Yes 323 (36.7) 546 (63.3) 869
Access to information
 No 197 (23.2) 650 (76.8) 847
 Yes 625 (39.5) 955 (60.5) 1580
Region
 Sindh 245 (28.1) 627 (71.9) 872
 North Western Frontier Province 158 (43.0) 210 (57.0) 368
 Baluchistan 29 (20.1) 117 (79.9) 146
 Punjab 392 (37.4) 657 (62.6) 1049
Place of delivery
 Home 385 (26.4) 1076 (73.6) 1461
 Hospital 440 (45.2) 533 (54.8) 973
Use of antenatal care
 No 175(22.8) 529 (77.2) 767
 Yes 646 (39.2) 1001 (60.8) 1646

Absolute number of participants does not perfectly correspond to percentages because the percentages are weighted.

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Bugvi et al.

Bugvi et al. BMC Public Health 2014 14:232   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-14-232

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