Table 6_2_7-2c

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_7.2c
Children ages 19–35 months who received 1 dose of varicella vaccine, by family income,a United States, 2006
Population groupTotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
RaceAI/AN only85.****98.71.3
Asian only91.81.7**96.41.894.
NHOPI only89.54.0**95.53.0**98.12.0
Black only89.00.989.51.389.81.987.92.988.43.3
White only89.20.487.
Multiple races90.91.389.
EthnicityHispanic, all races89.80.890.
Non-Hispanic, all races89.20.486.
Non-Hispanic, Black89.
Non-Hispanic, White88.80.583.71.987.

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_7-2c: 2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.