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_8.2c
Adolescents ages 13-15 who received at least 1 dose of meningococcal conjugate vaccine, by income,a United States, 2009
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 54.80.852.62.351.
RaceAI/AN only45.17.1DSUDSU52.415.668.410.4DSUDSU
Asian only68.34.759.614.660.
Black only53.
White only54.90.952.
Multiple races48.34.353.19.643.67.946.08.553.88.9
EthnicityHispanic, all races58.52.554.94.363.44.353.15.567.95.6
Non-Hispanic, all races59.53.362.
  Non-Hispanic, Black53.
  Non-Hispanic, White53.40.947.43.544.52.448.81.561.11.4
Locale typeMetropolitan58.20.956.02.756.22.354.91.763.91.4

a. 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 Health Statistics, National Immunization Survey - Teen.


Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: T6_3_8_2c: 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_8_2c.html