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Table 4 Socioeconomic characteristics associated with full immunization

From: Determinants of vaccination coverage and adherence to the Greek national immunization program among infants aged 2-24 months at the beginning of the economic crisis (2009-2011)

  6 months    12 months   
Characteristics n/N (%) RR 95%CI n/N (%) RR 95%CI
Minority       
No 593/627 (94.6%)    481/513 (93.8%)   
Yes 546/662 (82.5%) 0.87 0.84-0.91 402/487 (82.5%) 0.88 0.84-0.92
Family composition       
One child 533/589 (90.5%)    436/478 (91.2%)   
Two children 474/532 (89.1%) 0.98 0.95-1.02 351/400 (87.8%) 0.96 0.92-1.01
More than 3 children 138/174 (79.3%) 0.88 0.81-0.95 102/128 (79.7%) 0.87 0.80-0.96
Child’s health insurance       
Public 733/793 (92.4%)    583/645 (90.4%)   
Other 397/486 (81.7%) 0.88 0.84 - 0.93 295/348 (84.8%) 0.94 0.89-0.99
Mother’s age       
≤20 43/89 (48.3%)    26/54 (48.1%)   
21-30 552/613 (90.0%) 1.86 1.50-2.31 436/495 (88.1%) 1.83 1.38-2.42
31-40 500/541 (92.4%) 1.91 1.54-2.37 385 / 415 (92.8%) 1.93 1.46-2.54
≥41 50/52 (96.2%) 1.99 1.59-2.48 42 / 42 (100.0%) NA NA-NA
Father’s age       
≤20 23/46 (50.0%)    11/26 (42.3%)   
21-30 284/350 (81.1%) 1.62 1.21-2.18 231/279 (82.8%) 1.96 1.25-3.08
31-40 626/661 (94.7%) 1.89 1.42-2.53 472/515 (91.7%) 2.17 1.38-3.40
≥41 205/229 (89.5%) 1.79 1.34-2.40 170/181 (93.9%) 2.22 1.41-3.48
Mother’s education       
Illiterate 57/111 (51.4%)    28/71 (39.4%)   
< high school 180/225 (80.0%) 1.56 1.29-1.89 132/163 (81.0%) 2.05 1.52-2.77
High school 538/567 (94.9%) 1.85 1.54-2.22 425/450 (94.4%) 2.39 1.79-3.20
>high school 355/377 (94.2%) 1.83 1.53-2.20 29/307 (94.5%) 2.40 1.79-3.20
Father’s education       
Illiterate 49/102 (48.0%)    29/66 (43.9%)   
< high school 180/219 (82.2%) 1.71 1.39-2.11 119/154 (77.3%) 1.76 1.32-2.34
High school 609/646 (94.3%) 1.96 1.60-2.40 499/529 (94.3%) 2.15 1.63-2.82
>high school 276/292 (94.5%) 1.97 1.60-2.41 214/228 (93.9%) 2.14 1.62-2.81
Mother’s occupation       
Unemployed 422/519 (81.3%)    332/406 (81.8%)   
Blue collar Worker 11/15 (73.3%) 0.90 0.66-1.23 8/11 (72.7%) 0.89 0.62-1.28
Public sector employee 98/99 (99.0%) 1.22 1.16-1.27 84/84 (100.0%) NA NA-NA
Private sector employee 297/311 (95.5%) 1.17 1.12-1.23 240/245 (98.0%) 1.20 1.14-1.26
Father’s occupation       
Unemployed 167/207 (80.7%)    118/160 (73.8%)   
Worker 204/266 (76.7%) 0.95 0.87-1.04 163/201 (81.1%) 1.10 0.98-1.23
Public sector employee 114/125 (91.2%) 1.13 1.04-1.23 99/99 (100.0%) NA NA-NA
Private sector employee 426/436 (97.7%) 1.21 1.13-1.30 342/359 (95.3%) 1.29 1.17-1.42