Table 6_2_6-2b

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_6.2b
Children ages 19–35 months who received 3 doses of hepatitis B vaccine, by ethnicity, United States, 2006
Population groupTotalNon-HispanicHispanic, all races
All racesWhiteBlack
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total93.40.393.20.393.90.491.51.093.60.6
GenderMale93.60.493.60.493.80.591.71.493.50.8
Female93.10.492.80.593.90.591.41.393.80.8
Family incomeaNegative/poor92.90.792.60.991.91.492.21.493.21.0
Near poor/low93.10.792.40.992.70.993.61.694.71.2
Middle92.70.692.90.693.80.687.63.191.71.6
High94.80.594.80.595.10.595.71.894.41.6

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_6-2b: 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_6-2b.html