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Table 5 Descriptive statistics

From: Effect of armed conflict on vaccination: evidence from the Boko haram insurgency in northeastern Nigeria

  N (1) % (2) Mean (3) Std. Dev (4)
Mother
 Age    28.66 7.16
 Education
  No education 1639 67.9   
  Primary 330 13.7   
  Secondary 352 14.6   
  Higher 92 3.8   
 Religion
  Muslim 2129 88.2   
  Non-muslim 284 11.8   
 Marital Status
  Married 2318 96.1   
  Not married 95 3.9   
Household
 Number of HH members    7.75 3.85
 Number of children under 5    2.44 1.22
 Wealth index
  Poorest 843 34.9   
  Poorer 650 26.9   
  Middle 412 17.1   
  Richer 321 13.3   
  Richest 187 7.7   
 Urban/Rural
  Rural 1674 69.4   
  Urban 739 30.6   
Children
 Age    29.19 17.44
 Sex
  girl 1152 47.7   
  boy 1261 52.3   
 Birth order    4.17 2.77
 Vaccination
  Ever vaccinated     
   Yes 1184 49.1   
   Never 1229 50.9   
 BCG
  Yes 969 40.2   
  No 1439 59.8   
 DPT 1
  Yes 921 38.3   
  No 1483 61.7   
  1. Notes: The sample is 2413 mothers who are in Borno, Yobe and Adamawa state