2011 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_1.1
Children ages 19-35 months who received all recommended vaccines,a United States, 2007-2009
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total b 63.60.768.
Asian only62.34.5DNADNADNADNA
Black only58.51.8DNADNADNADNA
White only65.30.7DNADNADNADNA
Multiple races56.92.7DNADNADNADNA
EthnicityHispanic, all races67.11.5DNADNADNADNA
Non-Hispanic, all races62.20.7DNADNADNADNA
  Non-Hispanic, Black58.21.965.93.762.03.6
  Non-Hispanic, White64.10.868.21.567.01.6
Family incomecNegative/poor61.71.5DNADNADNADNA
Near poor/low63.31.4DNADNADNADNA

a. All recommended vaccines include at least 4 doses of diphtheria-tetanus-acellular pertussis (DTaP), at least 3 doses of poliovirus, at least 1 dose of measles-mumps-rubella (MMR), at least 3 doses of Haemophilus influenzae of any type, at least 3 doses of hepatitis B (Hep B), at least 1 dose of varicella, and at least 4 doses of Pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV). The vaccines included in this measure are based on the corresponding Healthy People 2020 objective IID-8.

b. National total estimates include the 50 States and District of Columbia, and exclude the Virgin Islands.

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.

DNA - Data have not been analyzed.

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.


Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: T6_3_1_1: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr11/6_maternalchildhealth/T6_3_1_1.html