Table 6_3_7-1

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_7.1
Children ages 19–35 months who received 1 dose of varicella vaccine,a United States, 2001 and 2007
Population groupPercentSEPercentSE
Total 90.00.476.30.4
RacebAI/AN only92.42.469.74.1
Asian only92.81.882.32.1
Black only89.11.376.51.2
White only89.90.476.10.5
Multiple races91.21.375.62.2
EthnicityHispanic, all races90.60.980.30.9
Non-Hispanic, all races89.80.475.20.5
Non-Hispanic, Black89.
Non-Hispanic, White89.20.574.70.5
Family incomecNegative/poor89.70.874.01.1
Near poor/low88.50.974.40.9

a One or more doses of varicella at or after child's first birthday, unadjusted for history of varicella illness.

b Race categories have been changed since 2001. Data for 2001 and later years may not be comparable to data from previous years.

c 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.

DSU - 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 Health Statistics, National Immunization Survey.

Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 6_3_7-1: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.