Table 1

Baseline characteristics and prevalence towards CCs awareness of the study population (n=18 893)

VariablesN (%)Awareness of CCsPrevalence of awareness of CCsP value
No, n (%)Yes, n (%)Yes, % (95% CI)
Overall18 893 (100)8250 (43.67)10 643 (56.33)60.26 (57.88 to 62.60)
Age0.066
 15–29 years8715 (46.13)3817 (43.80)4898 (56.20)59.42 (56.83 to 61.96)
 30–49 years10 178 (53.87)4433 (43.55)5745 (56.45)61.01 (58.52 to 63.44)
Division (administrative region)<0.001
 Barisal2012 (10.65)857 (42.59)1155 (57.41)61.29 (53.61 to 68.45)
 Chittagong2730 (14.45)1285 (47.07)1445 (52.93)58.47 (52.89 to 63.85)
 Dhaka2821 (14.93)1660 (58.84)1161 (41.16)45.28 (39.46 to 51.24)
 Khulna2480 (13.13)1006 (40.56)1474 (59.44)68.23 (62.32 to 73.61)
 Mymensingh2053 (10.87)872 (42.47)1181 (57.53)59.77 (52.28 to 66.82)
 Rajshahi2426 (12.84)903 (37.22)1523 (62.78)69.35 (63.25 to 74.83)
 Rangpur2346 (12.42)701 (29.88)1645 (70.12)77.79 (72.72 to 82.15)
 Sylhet2025 (10.72)966 (47.70)1059 (52.30)58.09 (48.45 to 67.14)
Place of residence<0.001
 Urban6879 (36.41)4997 (72.64)1882 (27.36)26.58 (22.35 to 31.30)
 Rural12 014 (63.59)3253 (27.08)8761 (72.92)73.57 (70.79 to 76.17)
Religion0.682
 Islam17 014 (90.05)7403 (43.51)9611 (56.49)60.14 (57.62 to 62.61)
 Others1879 (9.95)847 (45.08)1032 (54.92)61.45 (55.41 to 67.16)
Education<0.001
 No education2794 (14.79)1169 (41.84)1625 (58.16)60.70 (57.27 to 64.02)
 Primary5915 (31.31)2449 (41.40)3466 (58.60)62.15 (59.27 to 64.95)
 Secondary7452 (39.44)3157 (42.36)4295 (57.64)61.52 (58.87 to 64.11)
 Higher2732 (14.46)1475 (53.99)1257 (46.01)51.26 (47.78 to 54.73)
Husband/partner’s education<0.001
 No education4019 (21.27)1579 (39.29)2440 (60.71)63.32 (60.15 to 66.39)
 Primary5923 (31.35)2381 (40.20)3542 (59.80)63.10 (60.23 to 65.88)
 Secondary5578 (29.52)2470 (44.28)3108 (55.72)59.84 (57.03 to 62.59)
 Higher3373 (17.85)1820 (53.96)1553 (46.04)51.40 (47.98 to 54.81)
Wealth index<0.001
 Poorest3546 (18.77)1139 (32.12)2407 (67.88)70.64 (66.89 to 74.13)
 Poorer3599 (19.05)1042 (28.95)2557 (71.05)74.36 (71.51 to 77.02)
 Middle3653 (19.34)1248 (34.16)2405 (65.84)69.94 (66.76 to 72.95)
 Richer3861 (20.44)1938 (50.19)1923 (49.81)52.85 (49.06 to 56.60)
 Richest4234 (22.41)2883 (68.09)1351 (31.91)35.90 (32.29 to 39.67)
Sex of household head0.175
 Male16 681 (88.29)7329 (43.94)9352 (56.06)60.01 (57.62 to 62.35)
 Female2212 (11.71)921 (41.64)1291 (58.36)62.08 (58.40 to 65.62)
Respondent currently working status<0.001
 No9989 (52.87)5091 (50.97)4898 (49.03)53.52 (50.46 to 56.56)
 Yes8904 (47.13)3159 (35.48)5745 (64.52)67.87 (65.35 to 70.29)
Number of children<0.001
 No children1933 (10.23)989 (51.16)944 (48.84)52.26 (49.09 to 55.41)
 1–210 233 (54.16)4507 (44.04)5726 (55.96)60.23 (57.72 to 62.69)
 3 and above6727 (35.61)2754 (40.94)3973 (59.06)62.65 (59.89 to 65.33)
Media exposure<0.001
 No8367 (44.29)2924 (34.95)5443 (65.05)67.81 (65.12 to 70.38)
 Yes10 526 (55.71)5326 (50.60)5200 (49.40)54.34 (51.53 to 57.12)
  • Bold values signifies p <0.05.

  • CCs, community clinics.