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Table 2 Factors associated with vaccinations (BCG, pentavalent, and polio) of children aged 12–35 months - weighted logistic regressions (Senegal DHS 2017 - n = 4032)

From: Vaccination card availability and childhood immunization in Senegal

 BCGPentavalentPolio
Vaccination card n = 2973pNo card n = 1059pVaccination card n = 2973pNo card n = 1059pVaccination card n = 2973pNo card n = 1059p
aOR 95% CIaOR 95% CIaOR 95% CIaOR 95% CIaOR 95% CIaOR 95% CI
Age of the child at interview (ref. 12–23 mths
 24–36 monthsNS NS NS 1.90[1.25;2.89]0.003NS NS< 0.001
Sex of the child (ref. male)
 FemaleNS NS NS NS NS NS 
Birth order (ref. 1)
 2NS NS 0.51[0.30;0.84]0.008NS NS NS 
 3+0.43[0.24;0.76]0.004
Mother’s age at child birth (ref. 20–30)
 15–19NS NS 0.43[0.26;0.72]0.001NS NS NS 
 30+1.38[0.96;1.99]0.078
Mother’s education level (ref. no education)
 PrimaryNS NS 1.07[0.73;1.56]0.7272.25[1.18;4.28]0.0130.85[0.60;1.21]0.363NS 
 Secondary or higher2.62[1.37;5.01]0.0042.31[1.02;5.23]0.0452.39[1.30;4.42]0.005
Mother’s exposure to media
 Less than once a weekNS 3.87[1.93;7.75]< 0.0011.23[0.74;2.05]0.4222.79[1.50;5.18]0.001NS 2.19[1.23;3.89]0.007
 At least once a week4.26[2.35;7.72]< 0.0011.87[1.13;3.09]0.0153.39[1.98;5.81]< 0.0012.19[1.29;3.69]0.003
Mother’s ethnic group (ref. Wolof)
 PuularNS NS 1.52[1.04;2.23]0.031NS NS 0.47[0.32;0.69]< 0.001
 Serer1.63[1.04;2.55]0.0321.06[0.70;1.60]0.780
 Manding0.76[0.44;1.32]0.3370.58[0.32;1.06]0.077
 Other1.32[0.78;2.23]0.3010.59[0.37;0.95]0.029
Household wealth quintile (ref. middle)
 Poorest0.42[0.23;0.77]0.005NS 1.06[0.68;1.65]0.790NS 1.08[0.71;1.65]0.704NS 
 Poorer0.64[0.34;1.20]0.1651.12[0.73;1.73]0.6061.20[0.80;1.81]0.382 
 Richer1.47[0.60;3.57]0.3991.27[0.78;2.09]0.3381.32[0.82;2.15]0.255 
 Richest3.57[1.00;12.72]0.0503.63[1.73;7.59]0.0014.12[1.92;8.81]< 0.001 
Place of delivery (ref. at health facility)
 At home0.60[0.39;0.92]0.0180.32[0.19;0.54]< 0.001NS 0.39[0.25;0.60]< 0.0010.67[0.47;0.95]0.024NS 
Mother attended antenatal care (ref. no)
 YesNS 5.42[2.14;13.72]< 0.001NS 3.74[1.53;9.14]0.004NS NS 
Postnatal check-up within 3 months (ref. no)
 Yes1.81[1.17;2.80]0.0084.28[2.57;7.14]< 0.001NS 4.62[2.94;7.24]< 0.001NS NS 
Place of residence (ref. urban)
 RuralNS NS NS NS NS NS 
Region (ref. North)
 West1.40[0.64;3.08]0.39724.65[1.43;426.24]0.028NS 2.58[0.87;7.71]0.0891.66[1.02;2.69]0.0400.43[0.28;0.67]< 0.001
 Center0.69[0.39;1.21]0.1980.82[0.39;1.74]0.6000.44[0.23;0.84]0.0130.87[0.59;1.29]0.5020.53[0.35;0.81]0.003
 South0.57[0.33;1.01]0.0520.31[0.15;0.61]0.0010.26[0.14;0.50]< 0.0011.03[0.66;1.61]0.9070.55[0.36;0.86]0.008
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