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_3.1
Children ages 19-35 months who received 3 or more doses of polio vaccine, United States, 2009
Population groupPercentSE
Totala 92.80.4
RaceAI/AN only86.65.5
Asian only95.01.4
NHOPI only95.42.1
Black only91.01.1
White only93.10.4
Multiple races93.51.3
EthnicityHispanic, all races92.50.9
Non-Hispanic, all races92.90.4
  Non-Hispanic, Black90.91.2
  Non-Hispanic, White93.30.4
Family incomebNegative/poor92.20.8
Near poor/low91.70.8

a. National total estimate includes the 50 States and District of Columbia, and excludes 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: 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_3_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_3_1.html