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Table 4 Effect of socio-economic and demographic factors on immunization status of children in India and Bangladesh using binary logistic regression

From: Nutritional and immunization status of under-five children of India and Bangladesh

Socio-eco and demographic factors India Bangladesh
DPT Polio Measles BCG DPT Polio Measles BCG
AOR AOR AOR AOR AOR AOR AOR AOR
Educational attainment (Up to primary educated®)
 Secondary education 1.49** 1.39** 1.28** 1.73** 1.49** 1.49** 1.27** 1.72**
 Higher sec and above 1.68** 1.52** 1.32** 2.26** 1.50** 1.57** 1.19 1.79**
Occupation (Not working®)
 Profession 1.26* 1.16 1.41** 1.23 0.89 0.93 1.05 1.43
 Sales 1.01 1.19 1.37** 1.02 1.84 1.61 1.22 4.32
 Agriculture 1.02 1.04 1.24** 1.05 1.71** 1.71** 1.29** 2.33**
 Service 1.29** 1.25** 1.32** 1.20 1.16 1.14 1.12 1.35
 Other work 1.38** 1.36** 1.43** 1.29** 1.79** 1.79** 1.50** 1.88*
Number of child (More than 2®)
 1 to 2 1.39** 1.29** 1.26** 1.69** 1.12 1.09 1.07 1.43
Residence (Rural®)
 Urban 1.02 1.04 0.99 0.96 1.08 1.10 0.92 1.17
Religion (Hindu®)
 Muslim 0.84** 0.99 0.83** 0.79** 0.68* 0.68** 0.76* 0.90
 Others 0.78** 0.95 0.71** 0.51** 0.70 0.58 1.16 1.02
Wealth Index (Poor®)
 Non-poor 1.28** 1.15** 1.20** 1.45** 1.19* 1.15 1.22** 1.03
  1. ® Reference category, AOR Adjusted odds ratio, **p < 0.01, *p < 0.05; Source: Data Extracted from NFHS 4, 2015–2016. Dependent variable = Immunization status of children (0 = No immunization, 1 = Yes)