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_6.3c
Children ages 19-35 months who received 3 or more doses of hepatitis B vaccine,a by income,b United States, 2009
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 92.40.492.30.792.40.891.90.993.40.7
RaceAI/AN only88.94.585.77.890.
Asian only94.31.395.
NHOPI only95.
Black only91.
White only92.40.492.30.992.
Multiple races93.
EthnicityHispanic, all races92.60.993.
Non-Hispanic, all races92.30.491.60.992.10.992.30.793.50.6
  Non-Hispanic, Black91.
  Non-Hispanic, White92.30.491.31.391.

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.

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_6_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_6_3c.html