Table 6_2_5-2a

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_5.2a
Children ages 19–35 months who received 3 doses of Haemophilus influenzae type B vaccine, by race, United States, 2006
Population groupTotalSingle raceMultiple races
WhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/AN
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total93.40.394.20.391.30.989.91.896.91.594.81.491.21.8
GenderMale93.80.494.00.491.31.292.62.695.02.795.21.796.40.9
Female93.00.594.30.591.41.287.12.599.01.094.42.185.03.6
Family incomeaNegative/poor91.50.792.00.990.31.4**96.82.797.01.591.42.9
Near poor/low92.90.793.40.793.81.296.02.096.42.793.92.8**
Middle93.70.594.40.590.22.792.62.1****91.12.8
High95.60.696.00.695.51.686.43.0**98.71.398.10.8

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_5-2a: 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_5-2a.html