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_9.1
Adolescent females ages 13-15 who received 3 or more doses of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine, United States, 2008-2009
Population groupPercentSEPercentSE
Total 22.90.916.60.9
RaceaBlack only21.12.614.92.5
White only23.
Multiple races21.04.6DSUDSU
EthnicityHispanic, all races20.12.313.92.1
Non-Hispanic, all races21.93.320.34.6
  Non-Hispanic, Black20.22.713.62.4
  Non-Hispanic, White24.
Family incomebNegative/poor24.22.712.72.1
Near poor/low20.62.310.91.8
Locale typeMetropolitan23.

a. Race categories have been changed since 2001. Data for 2001 and later years may not be comparable to data from previous years.

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: 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 � Teen.


Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: T6_3_9_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_9_1.html