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Table 5 Sociodemographic factors and association with parameters accessing acceptability of the concept of donor milk

From: Perception of donor breast milk and determinants of its acceptability among mothers in a developing community: a cross-sectional multi-center study in south-east Nigeria

Respondent Variables Willingness to donate or receive donated Breast milk Awareness of government policy on Donor milk Financial remuneration for donation of milk Knowledge of Donor Milk
  Yes No n p Yes No n p Yes No n p None Partial adequate n p
Age (years) 707 465 1172   81 1098 1179   150 984 1134   186 494 79 759  
  < 20 32(53) 29(47) 61 .121 4(7) 57(93) 61 .008 9(15) 50(85) 59 .851 9(26) 20(57) 6(17) 35 .049
 20–29 287(52) 198(48) 485   24(5) 465(95) 489   65(14) 403(86) 468   85(28) 187(61) 37(12) 309  
 30–39 314(64) 178(36) 492   35(7) 459(93) 494   61(13) 417(87) 478   79(25) 215(67) 29(9) 323  
  ≥ 40 74(55) 60(45) 134   18(13) 117(87) 135   15(12) 114(88) 129   13(14) 72(78) 7(8) 92  
Education 660 420 1080   73 1014 1087   138 904 1042   184 454 78 716  
 Primary 31(53) 27(47) 58 .000 7(12) 52(88) 59 .051 15(27) 40(73) 55 .002 5(15) 27(82) 1(3) 33 .098
 Secondary 181(53) 160(47) 341   15(4) 326(96) 341   49(15) 279(85) 328   57(30) 111(59) 19(10) 187  
 Postsecondary 448(66) 233(34) 681   51(7) 636(93) 687   74(11) 585(89) 659   122(25) 316(64) 5811) 496  
Occupation 673 428 1101   78 1029 1107   139 69 1063   183 466 76 723  
 Unemployed 173(62) 107(38) 280 .004 11(4) 268(93) 279 .076 32(12) 16(36) 269 .192 67(37) 92(51) 21(12) 180 .000
 Unskilled 130(54) 113(46) 243   16(7) 228(93) 244   38(16) 13(32) 237   23(18) 93(71) 15(11) 131  
 Semi-skilled 246(63) 142(37) 388   33(8) 358(92) 391   41(11) 40(24) 377   55(20) 190(69) 3111) 276  
 Skilled 124(65) 66(35) 190   18(9) 175(91) 193   28(16) 154(84) 180   38(28) 89(65) 9(7) 136  
SES 616 374 990   69 927 996   131 824 955   177 404 68 649  
 Low 60(52) 56(48) 116 .019 10(9) 109(91) 117 .141 20(19) 87(81) 107 .134 17(29) 36(61) 6(10) 59 .980
 Middle 110(60) 75(40) 185   7(4) 182(96) 189   29(16) 154(84) 182   30(25) 77(65) 12(10) 119  
 High 446(65) 243(35) 689   52(8) 638(92) 690   82(12) 583(88) 665   130(28) 291(62) 50(10) 471  
Religion 707 465 1172   81 1098 1179   150 984 1134   186 494 79 759  
 Christianity 677(61) 436(39) 1113 .127 68(6) 1052(94) 1120 .000 135(13) 941(87) 1076 .004 184(25) 475(65) 72(10) 731 .080
 Others 30(51) 29(49) 59   13(22) 46(78) 59   15(26) 43(74) 58   2(7) 19(68) 7(25) 28  
Tribe 671 439 1039   73 1044 1117   141 932 1073   186 465 74 725  
 Igbo 628(52) 411(40) 1039 .763 59(6) 988(94) 1047 .000 130(13) 875(87) 1005 .265 174(26) 436(64) 69(10) 679 .940
 Hausa 9(64) 5(36) 14   3(21) 11(79) 14   4(29) 10(71) 14   2(25) 5(63) 1(12) 8  
 Yoruba 16(53) 14(47) 30   6(20) 24(80) 30   5(17) 24(83) 29   4(19) 14(67) 3(14) 21  
 Others 18(67) 9(33) 27   5(19) 21(81) 26   2(8) 23(92) 25   61(35) 10(59) 1(6) 17  
Marital status 667 431 1048   74 1035 1109   138 927 1065   185 459 74 718  
 Married 636(61) 412(39) 1048 .631 59(6) 996(94) 1055 .000 130(13) 881(87) 1011 .677 180(27) 429(63) 68(10) 677 .106
 Single 31(57) 23(43) 54   15(28) 39(72) 54   8(15) 46(85) 54   5(12) 30(73) 6(15) 41