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Table 2 Facility characteristics

From: Development of integration indexes to determine the extent of family planning and child immunization services integration in health facilities in urban areas of Nigeria

Characteristic Total (N = 400), n (%)
Facility type  
 High volume 112 (28)
 Preferred provider 288 (72)
Ownership  
 Publicly owned 164 (41)
 Privately owned 236 (59)
Level  
 Primary 166 (42)
 Secondary 234 (58)
Location  
 Abuja 48 (12)
 Benin 71 (18)
 Ibadan 62 (15)
 Ilorin 72 (18)
 Kaduna 92 (23)
 Zaria 55 (14)
Facilities that offer child immunization and/or child growth monitoring 339 (85)
Facilities that provide child immunization and family planning services 307 (77)
  Mean value (SD)
Normal practice if client is interested in family planning information during a child health service visit 5.82 (2.23)
Normal practice if client is interested in hormonal family planning during child health visit 4.63 (1.97)
Score of days where both child immunization and family planning are offereda 0.14 (0.38, 0.02–0.4)
Proportion providers at facility who offer child immunization and at least 1 modern family planning method 0.56 (0.40)
Proportion providers at facility who routinely offer family planning information during child immunization/growth monitoring 0.58 (0.39)
Average family planning topics that a provider at a facility discusses with client during child health service visit 1.67 (1.52)
Proportion providers at facility that do not request partner consent for family planning during child health service visit 0.50 (0.37)
  1. See Table 1 for complete variable definitions
  2. aBecause of the preponderance of low scores, the median and interquartile range provide a clearer representation of the data for this item and are thus presented here