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_2.3c
Children ages 19-35 months who received 4 or more doses of diphtheria-pertussis-tetanus vaccine,a by income,b United States, 2009
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 83.90.581.
RaceAI/AN only75.45.764.
Asian only88.62.488.15.792.73.492.72.683.84.3
NHOPI only78.17.6DSUDSU90.75.7DSUDSU94.04.1
Black only79.01.576.92.483.52.483.53.479.55.3
White only85.10.683.81.481.41.484.
Multiple races81.
EthnicityHispanic, all races82.91.383.31.982.32.677.
Non-Hispanic, all races84.30.579.41.481.
  Non-Hispanic, Black78.61.676.52.682.22.785.
  Non-Hispanic, White85.80.683.11.781.41.585.

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


Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: T6_3_2_3c: 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_3c.html