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Table 3 Odds ratio with 95% confidence interval for association between socio-demographic factors and immunization completion

From: Socio-demographic determinants of childhood immunization incompletion in Koforidua, Ghana

Variable Completed immunization Univariate Multivariatea
Yes No OR (95% CI) p-value AOR (95% CI) p-value
Mother’s age (years)
 13–17 0 4 1.00   1.00  
 18–23 28 36 0.49 (0.41–3.02) 0.797 1.21 (0.35–4.31) 0.122
 24–30 48 68 2.66 (1.13–20.28) 0.121 1.38 (0.04–2.29) 0.211
 Above 30 48 48 3.12 (1.98–21.0) 1.432 1.99 (0.12–2.01) 0.912
Age of child
 Less than 1 year 29 41 1.00   1.00  
 1–2 years 46 66 3.42 (2.91–3.91) 1.26 2.98 (1.92–3.04) 0.093
 3–4 years 49 49 4.23 (3.11–4.87) 0.09 3.12 (2.01–3.92) 0.122
Marital status
 Single 20 24 1.00   1.00  
 Married 100 88 2.01 (1.32–3.33) 0.139 1.21 (0.28–3.27) 0.503
 Divorce 0 12 12.5 (3.54–45.49) 0.034 3.01 (1.59–58.2) 0.048
 Widow 0 4 1.21 (0.21–3.21) 1.09 1.34 (0.72 –1.92) 0.122
 Cohabiting 4 28 6.33 (0.08–1.56) 0.112 0.48 (0.08–2.46) 0.210
Level of education
 Primary 13 5 1.00   1.00  
 JHS 33 45 1.02 (0.44–2.35) 0.838 1.62 (0.41–4.60) 0.425
 Secondary 37 77 1.14 (0.32–4.01) 0.912 2.00 (0.17–21.05) 0.291
 Tertiary 37 33 1.39 (0.81–1.91) 1.109 1.09 (0.14–1.78) 0.431
Employment status
 Unemployed 44 40 1.00   1.00  
 Working part-time 12 72 8.21 (3.12–20.18) 0.02 2.28 (1.031–9.11) 0.049
 Working full-time 68 44 3.02 (2.81–2.97) 1.100 2.10 (1.082–1.93) 1.129
Mother’s income
 < 100 9 8 1.00   1.00  
 100–200 9 11 3.09 (1.98–2.96) 0.762 2.41 (1.56–2.01) 0.431
 200–300 4 10 1.10 (0.48–2.48) 0.797 0.81 (0.14–3.39) 0.690
 Above 300 8 10 1.45 (0.65–0.99) 1.07 1.73 (0.76–1.01) 0.07
Religion
 Christian 19 26 1.00   1.00  
 Muslim 11 13 3.11 (1.10–12.11) 0.912 0.22 (0.18–2.95) 0.218
 Traditionalist 1 0 1.89 (0.21–1.02) 1.321 2.12 (1.82–2.03) 0.982
  1. OR odds ratio, CI confidence interval, AOR adjusted odds ratio
  2. aMutually adjusted