Table 6_2_4-2c

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_4.2c
Children ages 19–35 months who received 1 dose of measles-mumps-rubella vaccine, by family income,a United States, 2006
Population groupTotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
RaceAI/AN only92.71.796.41.790.73.8**98.71.3
Asian only95.
NHOPI only92.13.7**96.42.795.54.5**
Black only91.00.991.
White only92.60.490.70.991.50.992.80.695.30.5
Multiple races90.61.890.73.1**93.91.797.70.9
EthnicityHispanic, all races92.10.793.10.891.21.893.11.493.71.7
Non-Hispanic, all races92.40.489.
Non-Hispanic, Black91.
Non-Hispanic, White92.80.487.51.791.50.992.70.795.40.5

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.

* - 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_4-2c: 2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.