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Table 4 Factors affecting the utilization of TT immunization, Dukem town, Ethiopia, 2016

From: Determinants and perceptions of the utilization of tetanus toxoid immunization among reproductive-age women in Dukem Town, Eastern Ethiopia: a community-based cross-sectional study

Variables (N = 416) TT Immunization Status COR (95% CI) AOR (95% CI) p-value
≤TT1 TT2+
n = 253 n = 163
Maternal education
 Illiterate 146(25.5%) 50(74.5%) 3.03(2.03,4.47) 1.41(1.84, 2.30) 0.003+
 Literate 107(48.6%) 113(51.4%) 1 1  
Maternal occupation
 Employed 153(67.4%) 74(32.6%) 1.84(1.23,2.74) 1.27(1.08,1.49) 0.011+
 Non-employed 100(52.9%) 89(47.1%) 1 1  
Monthly income
 < 1000 ETB 88(67.8%) 40(31.2%) 1.62(1.04,2.52) 1.2(0.02,1.39) 0.03a
 > 1000 ETB 165(57.5%) 122(42.5%) 1 1  
TV in the house
 Yes 186(65.7%) 97(34.3%) 1.64(1.09,2.47) 1.80(1.11,2.92) 0.002+
 No 77(53.8%) 66(46.2%)   1  
Parity of birth
 < 2 174(63.5%) 100(36.5% 1.38(1.02,2.26) 1.14(0.96,1.36) 0.03a
 > 2 79(55.6%) 63(44.4%) 1 1  
ANC service follow up
 Yes 97(72.9%) 36(27.1) 2.2(1.40,3.43) 2.56(1.18,5.49) 0.002+
 No 156(54.6%0 127(45.4%) 1 1  
Knowing vaccination date
 Yes 93(85.3%) 16(14.7%) 5.3(3.00,9.5) 1.98(1.23,3.18) 0.005+
 No 160(52.1%) 147(47.9%) 1 1  
Distance from HF
 < 30 min 122(66.7%) 61(33.3%) 1.56(1.04,2.32) 2.27(1.27, 4.09) 0.001+
 ≥ 30 min 131(56.2%) 102(43.8%) 1 1  
Place of delivery
 Health facility 180(64.3%) 100(35.7%) 1.60(1.02,2.36) 1.19(1.00,1.43) 0.004+
 Home 73(52.9%) 63(47.1%) 1 1  
  1. Keys: - a = significant in a bivariate analysis; + = significant in a multivariable analysis; AOR Adjusted odds ratios; CI Confidence interval; COR Crude odds ratios; ETB Ethiopian Birr; HF Health facilities; TT Tetanus toxoid; TV Television