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Table 4 Vaccine accessibility and children immunization status of Arba Minch Town and Arba Minch Zuria District,Southern Ethiopia, 2013 (N = 630)

From: Expanded program of immunization coverage and associated factors among children age 12 – 23 months in Arba Minch town and Zuria District, Southern Ethiopia, 2013

Variable Category Fully immunized Model II
   No Yes COR (95% OR) AOR (95% OR)
   N (%) 169 (26.8) N (%) 461 (73.2)   
Is there accessible vaccination site to your area? No 31 (58.3) 22 (41.7) 1  
Yes 138 (23.9) 439 (76.1) 4.48 (2.51, 7.99) 4.54 (2.34, 8,77)
Know immunization schedule of the area Yes 125 (23.9) 397 (76.1) 1 1
No 44 (40.7) 64 (59.3) 0.45 (0.29, 0.70) 0.43 (0.27, 0.70)
Nearest vaccine site Health post 103 (31.6) 223 (68.4) 1 1
Outreach 28 (23.6) 90 (76.3) 1.48 (0.91, 2.40) 1.89 (1.07, 3.33)
Health center 34 (20.5) 132 (79.5) 1.79 (1.51, 2.79) 1.73 (1.08, 2.79)
Hospital 2 (11.8) 15 (88.2) 3.46 (0.77, 5.42) 4.45 (0.95, 20.82)
Other 2 (66.6) 1 (33.3 0.23 (0.02, 2.57) 0.72 (0.04, 1.02)
Travel time to nearest vaccine site < 15 min 85 (24.1) 268 (75.9) 1 1
15 – 30 min 47 (26.6) 130 (73.4) 0.87 (0.58, 1.32) 0.82 (0.53, 1.26)
30 – 60 min 24 (29.3) 58 (70.7) 0.76 (0.44, 1.30) 0.94 (0.52, 1.67)
>one hour 13 (72.2) 5 (27.8) 0.12 (0.04, 0.35) 0.24 (0.02, 0.26)
Vaccine schedule ever postponed Yes 15 (28.8) 37 (71.2) 1 NI
No 154 (26.6) 424 73.4) 1.11 (0.59, 2.09)  
Ever return without getting vaccine Yes 27 (25.5) 79 (74.5) 1 NI
  No 142 (27.1) 382 (72.9) 0.91 (0.57, 1.48)