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Table 6 Age appropriateness of infant vaccinations by the stage of conflict

From: Was there a disparity in age appropriate infant immunization uptake in the theatre of war in the North of Sri Lanka at the height of the hostilities?: a cross-sectional study in resettled areas in the Kilinochchi district

Vaccine Conflict stage
  Post conflict No (%) Conflict stage No (%) Z value P value
BCG
Age appropriate 148 (96.7) 134 (93.7)   
Age inappropriate 5 (3.3) 9 (6.3) 0.91 0.34
Total 153 (100) 143 (100)   
DPT /Hepatitis B /OPV 1 st dose
Age appropriate 59 (39.9) 74 (57)   
Age inappropriate 89 (60.1) 56 (43) 7.4 0.006
Total 148 (100) 130 (100)   
DPT /Hepatitis B/OPV 2 nd dose
Age appropriate 59 (39.1) 78 (54.2)   
Age inappropriate 92 (60.9) 66 (45.8) 6.16 0.013
Total 151 (100) 144 (100)   
DPT /Hepatitis B/OPV 3 rd dose
Age appropriate 26 (17.1) 57 (39.6)   
Age inappropriate 126 (82.9) 87 (60.4) 17.42 <0.0001
Total 152 (100) 144 (100)   
Measles
Age appropriate 85 (64.9) 50 (43.1)   
Age inappropriate 46 (35.1) 66 (56.9) 10.92 0.001
Total 131 (100) 116 (100)