T6_3_1_2b

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_1.2b
Children ages 19-35 months who received all recommended vaccines,a by ethnicity, United States, 2009
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 63.60.762.20.764.10.858.21.967.11.5
GenderMale62.90.961.81.063.11.156.82.765.82.1
Female64.31.062.61.065.11.159.62.668.52.2
Family incomebNegative/poor61.71.557.71.963.62.456.23.066.32.4
Near poor/low63.31.460.61.659.71.961.13.570.73.0
Middle62.71.263.21.263.31.363.24.359.84.4
High68.11.167.51.268.71.365.65.272.93.8

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. The estimates include the 50 States and District of Columbia and exclude the Virgin Islands.

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 Immunizations and Respiratory Diseases and National Center for Health Statistics, National Immunization Survey.

 

Page last reviewed March 2012
Internet Citation: T6_3_1_2b: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr11/6_maternalchildhealth/T6_3_1_2b.html