Table 6_2_3-2b

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_3.2b
Children ages 19–35 months who received 3 doses of polio vaccine, by ethnicity, United States, 2006
Population groupTotalNon-HispanicHispanic, all races
All racesWhiteBlack
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total92.90.392.70.493.30.490.71.093.40.6
GenderMale92.90.492.90.593.10.591.41.393.10.8
Female92.90.492.50.593.50.590.01.493.80.8
Family incomeaNegative/poor92.10.791.21.090.21.690.81.593.10.9
Near poor/low92.50.891.71.092.40.993.31.694.21.1
Middle92.20.792.30.893.20.788.02.991.21.8
High94.70.594.80.594.70.595.61.694.22.0

a 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.

Key: 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_3-2b: 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_3-2b.html