Table 3

Odds ratios for the associations between facility characteristics and ‘good’ and ‘very good’ HMIS reporting (HMIS and paper-based registers are within 10% and 5%, respectively)

NGood reporting (VF ranges from 0.90 to 1.10)Very good reporting (VF ranges from 0.95 to 1.05
OR95% CIP valueOR95% CIP value
Facility type* (ref. health centres)
 MCH specialised centres210.800.252.570.7070.580.181.840.358
Public ownership (ref. private)23072.951.386.290.0052.641.305.380.007
Urban location (ref. rural)10181.301.061.590.0121.401.161.690.000
Regions (ref. Addis Ababa)
 Dire Dawa190.740.222.460.6170.590.221.610.303
  • *Hospital types include referral, general and primary hospitals. MCH specialised centres also include higher clinics.

  • HMIS, health management information systems; MCH, maternal and child health; ref., reference; SNNPR, Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples' Region; VF, verification factor.