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Table 3 Distance of health facility from household and means of transportation to health facility

From: Investigating socio-economic inequity in access to and expenditures on routine immunization services in Anambra state

Variables Q1 most poor
N = 85
n (%)
Q2 poor
N = 84
n (%)
Q3 average
N = 85
n (%)
Q4 rich
N = 84
n (%)
Q1:Q4 X2 (p value)
Distance of health facility (km)
 <5 27 (31.8) 25 (29.8) 39 (45.9) 36 (42.9) 0.75 4.385 (0.036)
 5–9 33 (38.8) 41 (48.8) 30 (35.3) 29 (34.5) 1.14 1.220 (0.269)
 10–15 21 (24.7) 11 (13.1) 14 (16.5) 13 (15.5) 1.62 1.746 (0.186)
 >15 4 (4.7) 7 (8.3) 2 (2.4) 6 (7.1) 0.67 0.024 (0.878)
Usual means of transport
 Trekking 47 (55.3) 42 (50.0) 43 (50.6) 39 (46.4) 1.21 1.141 (0.285)
 Commercial bus 3 (3.5) 9 (10.7) 5 (5.9) 9 (10.7) 0.33 1.665 (0.197)
 Motor cycle 31 (36.5) 31 (36.9) 32 (37.6) 23 (27.4) 1.35 1.297 (0.254)
 Taxi 1 (1.2) 0 (0.0) 1 (1.2) 1 (1.2) 1 0.069 (0.792)
 Free ride 3 (3.5) 1 (1.2) 4 (4.7) 1 (1.2) 3 0.198 (0.657)
 Private car 0 (0.0) 1 (1.2) 0 (0.0) 11 (13.1) 0 17.721 (0.00003)