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Table 4 Analysis of factors associated to a adequate timeliness of BCG administration (within 28 first days of life) according to health card

From: BCG vaccination in southern rural Mozambique: an overview of coverage and its determinants based on data from the demographic and health surveillance system in the district of Manhiça

Variable Timely BCG vaccinated (%) Total children with BCG Bivariate analysis Multivariable analysis
OR (95%CI) p-value OR (95%CI) p-value
Sex
 Male 3449 (93.4) 3691 1.00    
 Female 3399 (93.3) 3642 0.98 (0.82-1.18) 0.842   
Number of siblings
 None 9 (100) 9 1.00    
 1 to 2 750 (95.4) 786 1.25 (0.80-1.95)    
 3 or above 769 (94.4) 815 1.00 0.335   
Season of birth
 Rainy 3743 (93.3) 4012 1.00    
 Dry 3108 (93.5) 3324 1.03 (0.86-1.24) 0.723   
Wealth Index
 1st Quintile 1136 (93.3) 1218 1.00    
 2nd Quintile 1289 (93.5) 1378 1.05 (0.77-1.42)    
 3rd Quintile 1265 (93.1) 1359 0.97 (0.71-1.32)    
 4th Quintile 1278 (93.9) 1361 1.11 (0.81-1.52)    
 5th Quintile 1260 (94.3) 1336 1.19 (0.86-1.65) 0.704   
Administrative Post
 Manhiça Sede 1496 (94.6) 1582 1.00    
 3 de Fevereiro 1364 (93.0) 1466 0.77 (0.57-1.03)    
 Ilha Josina Machel 123 (94.6) 130 1.01 (0.46-2.23)    
 Xinavane 1941 (93.5) 2077 0.82 (0.62-1.08)    
 Maluana 1431 (91.7) 1560 0.64 (0.48-0.85)    
 Calanga 496 (95.2) 521 1.14 (0.72-1.80) 0.018   
Antenatal Visits
 1 to 2 148 (95.5) 155 1.00    
 3 or above 1380 (94.8) 1455 0.87 (0.39-1.92) 0.731   
Place of delivery
 Health centre 1458 (95.0) 1535 1.00    
 Home/way to hospital 69 (93.2) 74 0.73 (0.29-1.86) 0.507   
Type of delivery
 Natural 1453 (95.2) 1527 1.00   1.00  
 C-Section 75 (90.4) 83 0.48 (0.22-1.03) 0.058 0.40 (0.18-0.87) 0.021
Mother’s marital status
 Single 424 (90.0) 471 1.00   1.00  
 Married/Union 3421 (93.8) 3649 1.66 (1.19-2.31)   1.50 (0.76-2.94)  
 Divorced/Separated 544 (94.4) 576 1.88 (1.18-3.00) 0.006 1.50 (0.56-4.00) 0.490
Mother’s education
 No education 1836 (93.1) 1973 1.00    
 Primary 1994 (93.6) 2131 1.09 (0.85-1.39)    
 Secondary or higher 430 (74.7) 576 1.33 (0.86-2.09) 0.421   
Mother’s religion
 Christian 1834 (93.4) 1964 1.00    
 Muslim 35 (89.7) 39 0.62 (0.22-1.77)    
 Traditional African 1907 (94.2) 2025 1.15 (0.89-1.48)    
 Others 376 (93.3) 403 0.99 (0.64-1.52) 0.528   
Distance to health centre
 Less than 5 km 61 (72.6) 84 1.00   1.00  
 More than 5 km 205 (5.9) 3495 1.24 (0.92-1.66) 0.161 1.48 (0.90-2.44) 0.118