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_2.2
Children ages 19-35 months who received 4 or more doses of diphtheria-pertussis-tetanus vaccine,a United States, 2001-2008
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 84.60.584.50.585.20.585.70.585.50.484.80.481.60.582.10.4
RacebAI/AN only85.12.986.
Asian only89.
Black only79.81.681.91.481.
White only85.20.585.00.586.20.586.30.587.40.586.80.583.20.583.20.5
Multiple races86.01.683.52.382.52.884.91.881.51.681.01.576.
EthnicityHispanic, all races84.
Non-Hispanic, all races84.50.584.80.585.40.586.50.586.00.585.90.582.40.582.10.5
  Non-Hispanic, Black80.11.782.31.481.41.484.01.379.51.579.91.475.81.576.51.3
  Non-Hispanic, White85.00.685.30.686.60.587.10.687.70.587.50.584.40.583.50.5
Family incomecNegative/poor79.
Near poor/low83.

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. 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 and National Immunization Program, National Immunization Survey.


Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: T6_3_2_2: 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_2_2.html