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Table 1 Summary distribution of children and proportion not fully immunized by determinants

From: Determinants of immunization inequality among urban poor children: evidence from Nairobi’s informal settlements

  % of children % not fully immunized no. of children
Sex of the child    
  Female 48.2 34.8 184
  Male 51.8 26.8 198
Child's birth order    
  1 42.8 32.5 163
  2-3' 47.2 30.6 180
  4-5' 10.0 23.7 38
Mother's level of education    
  No/primary incomplete 18.6 29.6 71
  Primary level 31.5 35.8 120
  Secondary plus 49.9 27.9 190
Ethnic group    
  Kamba 20.9 31.3 80
  Kikuyu 19.9 32.9 76
  Luhya 27.2 31.7 104
  Luo 16.8 28.1 64
  Other 15.2 27.6 58
Main IGA of mother    
  Business 19.6 32.0 75
  Informal 18.6 26.8 71
  Formal 5.8 22.7 22
  Unemployed 49.7 32.6 190
  Missing 6.3 29.2 24
Whether in union or not    
  Married 85.1 30.5 325
  Never married 14.9 31.6 57
Mother’s age at birth of the child    
  <20 17.0 32.3 65
  20-24 40.1 32.0 153
  25-34 38.2 28.8 146
  35+ 4.7 27.8 18
Wealth index    
  Poorest 27.4 36.9 103
  Poor 29.8 31.3 112
  Least poor 42.8 26.1 161