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Table 3 Percent distribution of respondent mothers by number of surviving children, years of stay in the same community, and religion in Latest LQAS Survey

From: Performance and determinants of routine immunization coverage within the context of intensive polio eradication activities in Uttar Pradesh, India: Social Mobilization Network (SM Net) and Core Group Polio Project (CGPP)

Characteristics* Percentage*
Total number of surviving children  
   1 child (%) 23.4
   2 children (%) 23.9
   3 children (%) 19.5
   4 children (%) 11.3
   5 children (%) 09.6
   6 or more children (%) 12.3
   Mean number of surviving children 3.09
   (Number) a (1782)
Years of stay in the same community (village/ward)  
   Below 1 year 01.5
   1-2 years 16.9
   3-4 years 19.5
   5+ years 62.1
   Median years of stay 7.8
   (Number) a (1724)
Religion  
   Hindu (%) 36.0
   Muslim (%) 63.4
   Others b 00.6
   (Number) a (1785)
  1. * Percentages are weighted by population of supervisory areas.
  2. a Number of interviews without missing information.
  3. b Includes - Christian, Sikh, Jain, etc.