Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 2 Poisson regression analysis of the association between travel time to health posts and vaccine coverage in children with complete vaccination records aged 12–59 months in Dabat, rural Ethiopia

From: The association between travel time to health facilities and childhood vaccine coverage in rural Ethiopia. A community based cross sectional study

Variables Travel time Vaccinated (%) Crude RR (95%CI) Adjusted RR (95%CI)** P-value***
BCG(n = 739)* 0- < 30 min 241(97%) 1 1 -
  30- < 60mins 240(94%) 0.98(0.97-1.00) 0.98(0.97-1.00) 0.071
  > = 60mins 238(86%) 0.95(0.93-0.98) 0.95(0.93-0.98) 0.002
Penta 1(n = 725) 0- < 30 min 238(96%) 1 1 -
  30- < 60mins 217(85%) 0.93 (0.84-1.04) 0.93 (0.84-1.04) 0.234
  > = 60mins 240(88%) 0.95(0.86-1.04) 0.95(0.86-1.04) 0.275
Penta 2(n = 679) 0- < 30 min 223(90%) 1 1 -
  30- < 60mins 199(78%) 0.92(0.82-1.04) 0.92(0.82-1.04) 0.197
  > = 60mins 215(78%) 0.94(0.89-0.99) 0.94(0.89-0.99) 0.030
Penta 3(n = 648) 0- < 30 min 220(89%) 1 1 -
  30- < 60mins 191(75%) 0.96(0.94-1.00) 0.92(0.89-0.96) 0.034
  > = 60mins 191(70%) 0.85(0.79-0.92) 0.85(0.79-0.92) <0.0001
Measles(n = 690) 0- < 30 min 198(80%) 1 1 -
  30- < 60mins 188(74%) 0.95(0.89-1.02) 0.95(0.89-1.02) 0.214
  > = 60mins 178(65%) 0.88(0.79-0.97) 0.88(0.79-0.97) 0.027
  1. *Total number of children with complete vaccination records.
  2. **Adjusted for household wealth, mother’s education, parity and mother’s age.
  3. ***P values from Wald test.