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Table 5 Factors associated with Uptake of Hepatitis B Vaccination among participants that had Hepatitis B Negative (N = 872)

From: Uptake of hepatitis B vaccination and its determinants among health care workers in a tertiary health facility in Enugu, South-East, Nigeria

Variable: Uptake of Hepatitis B Vaccination (N = 872) Chi-square P value AOR (95% CI) P value
Yes % No % (X2)
Sex
 Male 124 27.9 135 31.6 0.558 0.455 1.00  
 Female 321 72.1 292 68.4    0.93 (0.69–1.24) 0.305
Age group (Years)
  < 30 60 13.5 80 18.7 14.048 0.003 1.00  
 31–40 187 42.0 191 44.7    1.30 (1.08–1.59) < 0.001
 41–50 126 28.3 117 27.4    1.38 (1.09–1.65) < 0.001
 51–60 72 16.2   39 9.2    1.41 (1.12–1.73) 0.032
Marital status
 Married 327 73.5 293 68.6 1.981 0.576 1.00  
 Single/Separated/Widowed 118 26.5 134 31.4    1.38 (1.01–1.92) 0.050
Education level
 Primary 8 1.8 13 3.0 1.825 0.768 1.00  
 Secondary 58 13.0 56 13.2    2.06 (0.75–5.61) 0.159
 Tertiary 379 85.2 358 83.8    1.96 (0.76–5.07) 0.164
Professional Categories
 Doctors 98 22.0 63 14.7 11.108 0.049 1.00  
 Nurses/Pharmacists/Lab workers 155 34.8 121 28.4    0.78 (0.54–0.98) 0.037
 Admin staff 192 43.2 243 56.9    0.23 (2.67–5.69) 0.241
Duration of work in the hospital
  < 1 Year 33 7.4 124 29.0 18.742 < 0.001 1.00  
 1–5 Years 109 24.5 95 22.3    1.19 (1.09–1.32) 0.032
  > 5–10 Years 128 28.8 93 21.8    1.26 (1.08–1.45) 0.043
  > 10 Years 175 39.3 115 26.9    1.28 (1.12–1.49) 0.042
  1. AOR Adjusted Odds Ratio, 95% CI 95% Confidence Interval, Reference category 1, X2 = Chi-square