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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of respondents and children according to the health structure level

From: Immunization coverage and factors associated with incomplete vaccination in children aged 12 to 59 months in health structures in Lomé

Characteristics Health structures (N = 797) Total
Primary level Secondary level Tertiary level
n % n % n % N %
Respondent
 Sex
  Female 321 93.8 197 97.1 238 94.4 756 94.9
  Male 21 6.2 6 2.9 14 5.6 41 5.1
 Relationship between respondent and child
  Mother 313 91.5 187 92.1 230 91.3 730 91.6
  Father 12 3.4 7 3.4 12 4.7 31 3.9
  Grand parents 5 1.5 5 2.5 7 2.8 17 2.1
  Tutor 2 0.6 1 0.5 0 3 0.4
  Brother/sister 3 0.9 0 0 3 0.4
  Other 7 2.1 3 1.5 3 1.2 13 1.6
 Education level of respondent
  No education 43 12.6 32 15.8 28 11.1 103 12.9
  Primary 93 27.2 50 24.6 51 20.2 194 24.3
  Secondary 162 47.3 89 43.8 112 44.4 363 45.5
  Higher 42 12.3 32 15.8 61 24.3 135 17.0
  MD 2 0.6 0 0 2 0.3
 Median age group
  < 30 years 206 60.2 99 48.8 132 52.4 437 54.8
  ≥ 30 years 128 37.5 103 50.7 120 47.6 351 44.1
  MD 8 2.3 1 0.5 0 9 1.1
 Marital status
  Never in union 48 14.0 21 10.4 14 5.6 83 10.4
  Married 262 76.6 182 89.6 230 91.3 674 84.5
  Other 32 9.4 0 8 3.1 40 5.1
 Occupation
  Not working 6 1.7 7 3.4 18 7.1 31 3.9
  Salaried employee 21 6.1 13 6.4 45 17.9 79 9.9
  Housewife 53 15.5 27 13.3 65 25.8 145 18.2
  Retailer (self employed) 122 35.7 79 39.0 47 18.6 248 31.1
  Other 140 41.0 77 37.9 77 30.6 294 36.9
Child
 Sex
  Male 157 45.9 115 56.6 140 55.6 412 51.7
  Female 185 54.1 88 43.4 112 44.4 385 48.3
 Age group (months)
  12–24 149 43.6 120 59.1 129 51.2 398 49.9
  24–36 98 28.6 46 22.7 70 27.8 214 26.9
  36–59 95 27.8 37 18.2 53 21.0 185 23.2
 Place of birth
  Public structure 266 77.8 161 79.3 205 81.3 632 79.3
  Private structure 71 20.8 37 18.2 46 18.3 154 19.3
  Home 1 0.3 3 1.5 0 4 0.5
  Other 4 1.1 2 1.0 1 0.4 7 0.9
  1. MD: missing data