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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of the participants, 2005, 2011, 2016 EDHS

From: Spatial distribution of incomplete immunization among under-five children in Ethiopia: evidence from 2005, 2011, and 2016 Ethiopian Demographic and health survey data

Variables 2005 EDHS n = 1373 Frequency (%) 2011 EDHS n = 3333 Frequency (%) 2016 EDHS n = 3195 Frequency (%)
Mothers education
 No education 1029 (74.98) 2222 (66.68) 1960 (61.33)
 Primary 263 (19.15) 955 (28.64) 955 (29.89)
 Secondary higher 81 (5.87) 156 (4.68) 280 (8.78)
Religion
 Orthodox 648 (47.2) 1378 (41.37) 1200 (37.56)
 Catholic 13 (0.91) 29 (0.86) 44 (1.39)
 Protestant 271 (19.75) 740 (22.23) 735 (23.01)
 Muslim 417 (30.38) 1115 (33.48) 1152 (36.04)
 Others 24 (1.75) 71 (2.06) 64 (1.99)
Wealth index
 Poor 578 (42.1) 1419 (42.58) 1399 (43.78)
 Middle 279 (20.3) 699 (20.97) 699 (21.88)
 Rich 516 (37.6) 1215 (36.45) 1097 (34.34)
Marital status
 Married 1270 (92.5) 3102 (93) 3000 (93.9)
 Not married 103 (7.5) 231 (7) 195 (6.1)
Age
 15–24 362 (26.35) 844 (25.34) 742 (23.21)
 25–34 655 (47.76) 1729 (51.86) 1722 (53.92)
 35–49 356 (25.89) 760 (22.8) 731 (22.87)
Relationship with household head
 Head 117 (8.49) 370 (11.1) 341 (10.66)
 Wife 1154 (84) 2713 (81.6) 2562 (80.19)
 Daughter 50 (3.7) 143 (4.1) 161 (5.05)
 Others 52 (3.8) 107 (3.2) 131 (4.1)
HH head Sex
 Male 1214 (88.45) 2860 (85.82) 2737 (85.66)
 Female 159 (11.55) 473 (14.18) 458 (14.34)
Mother Occupation
 Not working 885 (64.6) 1472 (44.16) 1661 (51.98)
 Professional work 447 (32.6) 1569 (47.06) 1211 (37.92)
 Not profess work 39 (2.9) 292 (8.78) 323 (10.1)
No of living children
 1–3 714 (52) 1842 (55.28) 1694 (53.01)
 4–6 474 (34.5) 1110 (33.3) 1102 (34.49)
 7+ 185 (13.5) 381 (11.42) 399 (12.51)
  1. HH = households
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