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_3.3c
Children ages 19-35 months who received 3 or more doses of polio vaccine,a by income,b United States, 2009
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 92.80.492.20.891.70.892.10.895.70.5
RaceAI/AN only86.65.579.39.591.
Asian only95.01.497.51.497.
NHOPI only95.
Black only91.
White only93.10.493.20.991.40.991.
Multiple races93.51.389.93.590.53.497.
EthnicityHispanic, all races92.50.993.21.392.41.588.03.794.32.6
Non-Hispanic, all races92.90.491.
  Non-Hispanic, Black90.
  Non-Hispanic, White93.30.492.

a. 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.

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_3_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_3_3c.html