Table 6_3_2-2b

2009 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_3_2.2b
Children ages 19–35 months who received 4 doses of diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis vaccine,a by ethnicity, United States, 2007
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhite�BlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 84.50.584.80.585.30.682.31.483.81.1
GenderMale84.50.785.20.785.20.882.41.982.61.7
Female84.50.784.40.785.40.882.31.484.91.5
Family incomebNegative/poor80.71.179.11.477.22.280.02.382.61.7
Near poor/low81.61.280.91.379.61.782.22.983.22.4
Middle86.00.885.80.986.70.985.63.187.61.9
High89.70.990.00.890.10.987.43.187.14.7

a Four or more doses of any diphtheria and tetanus toxoids and pertussis vaccines, including diphtheria and tetanus toxoids, and any acellular pertussis vaccine (DTP/DTaP/DT).

b Negative/poor refers to household incomes below the Federal poverty line; near poor/low, 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 Health Statistics, National Immunization Survey.

Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 6_3_2-2b: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr09/6_maternalchildhealth/T6_3_2-2b.html