Socioeconomic factors associated with full childhood vaccination in Bangladesh, 2014

 International Journal of Infectious Diseases
April 2018 Volume 69, In Progress  Open Access
http://www.ijidonline.com/issue/S1201-9712(18)X0003-4

Original Reports
Socioeconomic factors associated with full childhood vaccination in Bangladesh, 2014
Matthew L. Boulton, Bradley F. Carlson, Laura E. Power, Abram L. Wagner
p35–40
Published online: February 5, 2018
Highlights
:: Full vaccination of children is high in Bangladesh, although it varies by vaccine type.
:: Full vaccination coverage was lowest among non-locals in all regions.
:: The mothers’ access to care and autonomy in healthcare decision-making are associated with higher vaccination coverage in their children.
:: Increasing childhood vaccination coverage will be key to meeting national goals for disease elimination and to improve child health in Bangladesh.