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Table 2 Child and maternal-related characteristics of children aged 12–23 months in 12 East African countries

From: Complete basic childhood vaccination and associated factors among children aged 12–23 months in East Africa: a multilevel analysis of recent demographic and health surveys

Variables Frequency Percentage (%)
Place of delivery
 Home 5019 26.7
 Health facility 13,792 73.3
ANC visit
 No 1318 7.0
 1–3 6901 36.7
 ≥ 4 10,592 56.3
PNC visit
 No 13,177 70.0
 Yes 5634 30.0
Parity
 1–3 11,147 59.3
 4–6 5420 28.8
 ≥ 7 2244 11.9
Child size at birth
 Large 5323 28.3
 Average 8634 45.9
 Small 4854 25.8
Mode of delivery
 Caesarean delivery 1172 6.2
 Vaginal delivery 17,639 93.8
Birth interval (in months)
 < 24 2303 12.2
 24–48 7911 42.1
 > 48 8597 45.7