T6_3_2_3b

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_2.3b
Children ages 19-35 months who received 4 or more doses of diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis vaccine,a by ethnicity, United States, 2009
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 83.90.584.30.585.80.678.61.682.91.3
GenderMale83.40.784.10.785.40.878.12.381.51.8
Female84.60.784.60.786.30.879.22.184.51.8
Family incomebNegative/poor81.21.279.41.483.11.776.52.683.31.9
Near poor/low81.91.181.81.281.41.582.22.782.32.6
Middle84.11.185.41.085.21.185.13.177.64.2
High90.50.790.40.791.20.784.34.291.22.8

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). 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_2_3b: 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_2_3b.html