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Table 4 Determinants of child health service delivery by FCHVs

From: Factors associated with child health service delivery by female community health volunteers in Nepal: findings from a national survey

CharacteristicsAdjusted Odds Ratio (95% CI)
Caste
 Hill casteRef
 Terai caste0.92 (0.70, 1.22)
 Dalits1.28 (0.93, 1.77)
 Janajatis0.92 (0.78, 1.09)
 Muslim and tarai others0.52 (0.32, 0.84)**
Province
 1Ref
 21.27 (0.95, 1.69)
 Bagmati0.94 (0.75, 1.18)
 Gandaki0.93 (0.70, 1.22)
 51.83 (1.43, 2.32)**
 Karnali0.90 (0.68, 1.19)
 Sudurpaschim2.45 (1.89, 3.17)**
ORS in stock
 NoRef
 Yes1.44 (1.22, 1.70)**
Zinc in stock
 NoRef
 Yes1.48 (1.27, 1.72)**
Cotrimoxazole Pediatric tablet in stock
 NoRef
 Yes1.27 (1.09, 1.48)*
Provided support in the ANC clinics in last 3 months
 NoRef
 Yes2.22 (1.72, 2.87)**
Provided support in PHC-ORC in the last 3 months
 NoRef
 Yes1.34 (1.15, 1.55)**
Involved in mother’s group meeting
 NoRef
 Yes1.66 (1.21, 2.27)**
Used FCHV fund
 NoRef
 Yes1.31 (1.14, 1.51)**
Use of mobile phone
 NoRef
 Yes1.64 (1.35, 1.98)**
Involved in local committees
 NoRef
 Yes1.29 (1.11, 1.49)**
  1. ** = p < 0.01, * = p < 0.05; Adjusted full model