Table 6_2_5-2c

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_5.2c
Children ages 19–35 months who received 3 doses of Haemophilus influenzae type B vaccine, by family income,a United States, 2006
Population groupTotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
RaceAI/AN only94.81.497.01.593.92.8**98.71.3
Asian only89.91.8**
NHOPI only96.91.596.82.796.42.7****
Black only91.30.990.31.493.
White only94.20.392.00.993.40.794.40.596.00.6
Multiple races91.21.891.42.9**91.12.898.10.8
EthnicityHispanic, all races94.00.593.80.993.71.393.11.695.61.5
Non-Hispanic, all races93.10.489.
Non-Hispanic, Black91.
Non-Hispanic, White94.00.488.21.892.80.894.40.696.10.7

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_5-2c: 2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.