Table 6_2_6-2a

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_6.2a
Children ages 19–35 months who received 3 doses of hepatitis B vaccine, by race, United States, 2006
Population groupTotalSingle raceMultiple races
WhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/AN
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total93.40.393.80.392.00.891.61.897.51.396.51.091.61.8
GenderMale93.60.493.70.491.91.293.12.696.82.196.61.594.91.2
Female93.10.493.80.492.11.190.22.398.21.396.41.587.63.5
Family incomeaNegative/poor92.90.792.90.892.31.3**99.01.198.60.694.72.2
Near poor/low93.10.793.40.793.61.497.91.395.72.994.62.7**
Middle92.70.693.60.688.12.993.22.5****89.33.0
High94.80.595.00.595.01.990.42.7**98.71.394.62.0

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.

* - 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_6-2a: 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_6-2a.html