International Journal of Infectious Diseases
April 2018 Volume 69, In Progress Open Access
Socioeconomic factors associated with full childhood vaccination in Bangladesh, 2014
Matthew L. Boulton, Bradley F. Carlson, Laura E. Power, Abram L. Wagner
Published online: February 5, 2018
:: 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.