Table 2

Baseline characteristics of study participants and their immunisation coverage in Bangladesh, 2014 (n=6230)

Characteristics of sampleFrequency (%)Fully immunised
% (95% CI)
Immunisation status
 Partially/unimmunised874 (14.03)
 Fully immunised5356 (85.97)
Area of residence
 Urban1577 (25.32)88.50 (86.83 to 89.98)
 Rural4653 (74.68)85.11 (84.06 to 86.10)
Division
 Rajshahi642 (10.30)86.16 (83.26 to 88.62)
 Barisal352 (5.65)84.89 (80.75 to 88.27)
 Chittagong1336 (21.45)85.38 (83.38 to 87.18)
 Dhaka2187 (35.11)88.81 (87.42 to 90.07)
 Khulna468 (7.51)89.01 (85.84 to 91.55)
 Rangpur624 (10.01)91.48 (89.01 to 93.43)
 Sylhet622 (9.98)69.81 (66.08 to 73.30)
Sex
 Male3236 (51.94)85.57 (84.31 to 86.73)
 Female2994 (48.06)86.40 (85.13 to 87.58)
Age category (in months)
 12–231630 (26.17)83.97 (82.10 to 85.67)
 24–351560 (25.04)86.68 (84.90 to 88.28)
 36–471529 (24.55)86.63 (84.83 to 88.24)
 48–591510 (24.24)86.72 (84.91 to 88.34)
Birth order
 12346 (37.66)88.35 (86.99 to 89.59)
 21880 (30.18)87.66 (86.09 to 89.07)
 ≥32003 (32.16)81.59 (79.83 to 83.22)
Mother’s age
 <20 years690 (11.07)86.85 (84.12 to 89.18)
 20–34 years5011 (80.43)85.97 (84.98 to 86.91)
 35 years and more529 (8.50)84.75 (81.43 to 87.57)
Family size (members)
 Small (<4)772 (12.39)86.35 (83.74 to 88.59)
 Medium (4–6)3609 (57.93)87.88 (86.77 to 88.90)
 Large (>6)1849 (29.68)82.08 (80.26 to 83.76)
Mother’s education
 No education1053 (16.91)76.77 (74.13 to 79.23)
 Primary1740 (27.93)81.17 (79.27 to 82.94)
 Secondary2870 (46.07)90.62 (89.50 to 91.64)
 Higher566 (9.09)94.22 (91.97 to 95.87)
Father’s education
 No education1683 (27.02)78.64 (76.61 to 80.53)
 Primary1843 (29.58)84.84 (83.13 to 86.41)
 Secondary1857 (29.81)90.21 (88.77 to 91.48)
 Higher847 (13.60)93.69 (91.83 to 95.14)
Mass media access
 Yes2546 (40.87)90.62 (89.42 to 91.69)
 No3684 (59.13)82.75 (81.50 to 83.94)
Wealth index
 Poorest1438 (23.08)76.13 (73.85 to 78.26)
 Poorer1160 (18.62)85.32 (83.16 to 87.24)
 Middle1184 (19.01)89.07 (87.17 to 90.73)
 Richer1260 (20.23)88.10 (86.20 to 89.78)
 Richest1187 (19.05)93.16 (91.58 to 94.46)
Child’s healthcare decision-maker
 Herself934 (15.25)88.08 (85.84 to 90.01)
 Jointly with husband3577 (58.37)87.94 (86.84 to 88.97)
 Husband alone1249 (20.38)79.08 (76.73 to 81.25)
 By other368 (6.00)88.30 (84.59 to 91.21)
Mother’s healthcare decision-maker
 Herself764 (12.46)89.23 (86.82 to 91.24)
 Jointly with husband3208 (52.33)87.91 (86.74 to 88.99)
 Husband alone1797 (29.32)81.78 (79.93 to 83.50)
 By other361 (5.88)86.23 (82.27 to 89.42)