Table 6_2_2-1

2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

The National Healthcare Quality Report (NHQR) is a comprehensive national overview of quality of health care in the United States. It is organized around four dimensions of quality of care: effectiveness, patient safety, timeliness, and patient centeredness.

Table 6_2_2.1
Children ages 19–35 months who received 4 doses of diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis vaccine,a United States, 2001 and 2006
Population group20062001
PercentSEPercentSE
Total85.20.582.10.4
RacebAI/AN only85.62.976.93.7
Asian only85.72.683.62.1
NHOPI only89.23.7**
Black only81.31.277.21.2
White only86.20.583.20.5
Multiple races82.52.882.11.9
EthnicityHispanic, all races84.70.982.50.9
Non-Hispanic, all races85.40.582.10.5
Non-Hispanic, Black81.41.476.51.3
Non-Hispanic, White86.60.583.50.5
GenderMale85.30.682.00.6
Female85.10.782.30.6
Family incomecNegative/poor80.81.176.51.1
Near poor/low83.91.078.90.9
Middle84.81.083.70.7
High91.40.788.40.7

a Four or more doses of any diphtheria and tetanus toxoids and pertussis vaccines, including diphtheria and tetanus toxoids, and any acellular pertussis vaccine (DTP/DTaP/DT).

b Race categories have been changed since 2001. Data for 2001 and later years may not be comparable to data from previous years.

c Negative/poor refers to household incomes below the Federal poverty line; near poor/low, over the poverty line to just below 200 percent of the poverty line; middle, 200 percent to just below 400 percent of the poverty line; and high, 400 percent of the poverty line and over.

* - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Immunizations and Respiratory Diseases, and National Center for Health Statistics, National Immunization Survey.

 

Current as of September 2009
Internet Citation: Table 6_2_2-1: 2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr08/6_maternalchildhealth/T6_2_2-1.html