T6_3_8_2b

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_8.2b
Adolescents ages 13-15 who received at least 1 dose of meningococcal conjugate vaccine, by ethnicity, United States, 2009
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 54.80.859.53.353.40.953.42.258.52.5
GenderMale54.51.162.44.452.91.349.83.059.23.3
Female55.21.256.44.853.81.356.93.257.83.6
Family incomeaNegative/poor52.62.362.28.247.43.551.04.054.94.3
Near poor/low51.72.055.07.244.52.451.24.663.44.3
Middle50.91.560.86.748.81.554.84.853.15.5
High61.81.360.15.561.11.462.44.967.95.6
Locale type  Metropolitan58.20.961.83.657.71.055.22.460.52.6
  Nonmetropolitan36.61.545.97.335.81.639.45.332.66.6

a. 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 Health Statistics, National Immunization Survey - Teen.

 

Current as of March 2012
Internet Citation: T6_3_8_2b: 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_8_2b.html