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Table 1 Basic characteristics of respondents, Podor health district, June 2020 (n:unweighted N = 832, %:Weighted N = 8026)

From: Vaccination against tuberculosis, polio and hepatitis B at birth in Podor health district, Northern Senegal: cross-sectional study of vaccination coverage and its associated factors

Variables n %
Predisposing factors
 Maternal age
   < 20 years 110 12.6
  20–29 years 439 54.7
   > 30 years 283 32.6
 Mother's education
  Yes 338 45.9
  No 494 54.1
 Mother’s marital status
  Married 805 96.2
  Not married 27 3.8
 Profession of the child's father
  Employment 790 94.5
  Unemployed 42 5.5
 Sex of child
  Male 430 53.0
  Female 420 47.0
 Birth order
  1–2 376 45.2
  > 2 456 54.8
 Knowledge about the age for beginning vaccination
  Yes 643 80.0
  No 189 20.0
 Knowledge about the benefits of vaccination
  Yes 749 92.6
  No 83 7.4
 Knowledge about co-administration
  Yes 571 72.1
  No 261 27.9
Enabling factors
 Place of residence
  Urban 202 27.2
  Rural 630 72.8
 Distance
   < 5 km 534 70.1
   ≥ 5 km 298 29.9
 Access to newspaper
  Yes 116 24.6
  No 716 75.4
 Access to radio
  Yes 582 73.8
  No 250 26.2
 Access to television
  Yes 360 46.9
  No 472 53.1
 Decision-making power
  Me/me and my husband 802 97.5
  Other 30 2.5
 Means of transport
  On walk 451 61.9
  Transportations 381 38.1
 Beneficiary of family allowance
  Yes 46 7.7
  No 786 92.3
 Access to health insurance
  Yes 41 5.0
  No 791 95.0
 Quintile
  Poorest 166 22.1
  Poor 167 21.1
  Middle 166 22.7
  Richer 167 19.3
  Richest 166 14.8
 Availability of the HBR
  No 35 3.5
  Yes not seen 56 5.3
  Yes seen 741 91.2
 Timely initiation of BF
  Immediately (≤ 1 h) 715 86.3
  Beyond one hour 117 13.7
 Place of birth
  Health facility 574 68.8
  Home 258 31.2
 Year of birth
  2018 419 48.7
  2019 413 51.3
 Season of birth
  Rainy season 187 20.3
  Dry season 645 79.7
Need factors
 Number of ANC
  0–3 406 46.4
   ≥ 4 426 53.6
 Advice on vaccination during ANC
  Yes 665 82.4
  No 167 17.6
 Hospitalization of the newborn
  Yes 193 23.6
  No 639 76.4
 Newborn weighing at birth
  Yes 695 87.7
  No / don't know 137 12.3
 Gestational age
  Full-term 816 98.0
  Prematurity 16 2.0
 Mode of delivery
  Cesarean section 82 12.9
  Vaginal delivery 750 87.1
 PNC
  Yes 677 84.9
  No / don't know 155 15.1
 Advice during PNC
  Yes 700 87.2
  No / don't know 132 12.8