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Table 2 Associations between various independent variables and a woman having sufficient TTCV in her most recent pregnancy resulting in a live birth within the past 5 yearsa

From: The association between area of residence and sufficient antenatal tetanus vaccination in women ages 15–49 in Afghanistan: an analysis of the 2015 DHS dataset

Variable Category N with sufficient antenatal TTCV Wt% (95% CI)b with sufficient antenatal TTCV P-valuec
Demographic characteristics
 Area of residence Urban 2489 55.1 (51.6–58.5) 0.655
Rural 7106 53.9 (49.7–57.9)
 Mother’s age group (years) 15–19 402 52.0 (45.8–58.1) 0.002
20–24 2438 56.9 (52.5–61.3)
25–29 2820 54.5 (49.9–59.0)
30–34 1735 52.8 (49.0–56.6)
35–39 1395 55.6 (52.1–59.1)
40–44 560 47.3 (43.1–51.6)
45–49 245 44.7 (38.7–51.0)
 Marital status Married 9,12 54.1 (50.9–57.4) 0.710
Widowed 69 57.1 (42.8–70.2)
Divorced/separated 14 45.2 (25.0–67.2)
 Mother’s highest education level None 7584 50.1 (46.9–53.3) < 0.001
Primary 897 69.3 (63.8–74.3)
Secondary 883 77.2 (70.4–82.8)
Higher 231 74.5 (62.2–83.9)
 Husband’s highest education level (N = 19,485) None 4698 48.4 (44.3–52.5) < 0.001
Primary 1434 59.4 (55.0–63.7)
Secondary 2487 62.1 (58.3–65.7)
Higher 888 67.9 (62.6–72.7)
 Mother’s employment status (N = 19,673) Unemployed 8739 46.0 (43.2–48.9) 0.778
Employed 828 45.2 (37.7–52.9)
 Husband’s type of employment (N = 19,675) Non-manual 6363 47.4 (43.9–51.0) 0.029
Skilled manual 1514 40.1 (34.1–46.3)
Unskilled manual 1695 45.2 (41.3–49.1)
 Ethnicity (N = 19,702) Pashtun 3886 47.0 (41.7–52.3) < 0.001
Tajik 3454 60.9 (57.8–63.9)
Hazara 842 51.7 (46.9–56.5)
Uzbek 748 67.3 (56.6–76.5)
Other 650 45.1 (40.8–50.0)
 Combined wealth index Poorest 1794 53.1 (49.7–56.4) 0.016
Poorer 1930 51.5 (47.5–55.5)
Middle 2023 50.0 (43.1–56.7)
Richer 2155 57.3 (52.5–62.0)
Richest 1693 59.4 (54.3–64.2)
Reproductive characteristics
 Number living children None 43 53.2 (41.1–64.8) < 0.001
1–2 3376 60.4 (56.9–63.8)
3–4 2868 53.2 (49.6–56.7)
5–6 1858 49.9 (45.5–54.4)
7–8 1003 47.2 (43.2–51.3)
9+ 447 50.0 (42.9–57.1)
 Birth order 1 1575 61.6 (58.2–64.8) < 0.001
2 1636 59.5 (54.6–64.3)
3 1444 53.4 (49.3–57.9)
4 1245 52.3 (47.6–57.0)
5+ 3695 49.8 (46.2–53.5)
 Number ANC visits (N = 19,297) 0 2465 34.1 (29.8–38.6) < 0.001
1 1008 50.8 (46.5–55.0)
2 1986 64.7 (62.1–67.2)
3 1576 74.2 (68.6–79.1)
4+ 2318 72.4 (69.3–75.4)
 Wanted last child (N = 19,716) Wanted child then 8609 54.5 (51.0–57.9) 0.541
Wanted child later 581 51.2 (44.1–58.3)
Did not want 393 52.3 (45.7–58.8)
 Distance to health facility (N = 19,690) Big problem 6345 51.6 (47.9–55.3) < 0.001
Not a big problem 3234 59.5 (55.8–63.1)
 Getting permission to seek medical care (N = 19,688) Big problem 5125 48.9 (45.9–51.9) < 0.001
Not a big problem 4453 60.0 (55.2–63.8)
  1. aN = 19,737 unless otherwise stated, bAccounts for clustering and stratification in sample, cFrom Pearson’s chi-squared test