Estimated Vaccination Coverage*,† with Selected Vaccines Among Adolescents 13-17 Years of Age§ by Poverty Level¶ and Race/Ethnicity** -- National Immunization Survey-Teen, United States, 2009
  Total
% (95% CI)
White only,
non-Hispanic
% (95% CI)
Black only,
non-Hispanic
% (95% CI)
Hispanic
% (95% CI)
American Indian or Alaska Native only,
non-Hispanic
% (95% CI)
Asian only,
non-Hispanic
% (95% CI)
>2 MMR††US National 89.1 (88.3-89.9)90.2 (89.3-91.1)86.3 (83.6-88.5)87.6 (84.9-89.9)90.4 (84.1-94.3)92.9 (88.5-95.8)
At or Above Poverty89.3 (88.4-90.2)90.4 (89.4-91.4)86.9 (83.6-89.5)85.4 (81.2-88.8)91.7 (85.8-95.3)92.1 (86.7-95.4)
Below Poverty87.8 (85.5-89.8)86.7 (82.3-90.1)84.4 (78.9-88.7)90.6 (87.0-93.3)89.7 (73.1-96.5)94.8 (80.6-98.8)
Unknown Poverty90.9 (87.5-93.5)91.5 (86.7-94.6)89.6 (78.9-95.2)91.5 (82.5-96.1)NANA
> 3 HepB§§US National 89.9 (89.2-90.6)90.2 (89.4-91.0)88.9 (86.7-90.8)90.0 (87.7-91.9)89.7 (83.2-93.9)89.5 (83.3-93.6)
At or Above Poverty90.3 (89.5-91.1)90.5 (89.6-91.4)89.8 (87.2-92.0)89.8 (86.4-92.4)91.9 (86.1-95.4)91.6 (86.1-95.0)
Below Poverty88.3 (86.1-90.1)87.4 (83.7-90.3)86.6 (81.9-90.3)90.3 (86.6-93.0)87.1 (69.9-95.1)80.2 (56.0-92.8)
Unknown Poverty90.0 (86.6-92.7)89.3 (84.7-92.7)91.8 (81.1-96.7)90.3 (80.6-95.4)NANA
> 1 Var¶¶US National 87.0 (85.7-88.2)88.5 (87.0-89.8)82.4 (78.7-85.7)85.5 (81.1-89.0)87.9 (76.4-94.2)88.1 (79.9-93.2)
At or Above Poverty87.6 (86.1-88.9)88.9 (87.4-90.4)82.8 (77.9-86.9)85.6 (79.6-90.1)84.5 (67.2-93.6)87.1 (77.3-93.0)
Below Poverty82.9 (79.0-86.3)79.3 (72.8-84.6)79.8 (73.0-85.2)84.6 (76.3-90.4)91.7 (76.9-97.3)NA
Unknown Poverty91.4 (86.3-94.7)91.3 (84.3-95.4)93.7 (86.1-97.3)88.6 (73.3-95.6)NANA
> 2 Var***US National 48.6 (46.6-50.6)48.8 (46.5-51.2)43.9 (39.2-48.6)49.7 (44.0-55.5)41.0 (26.6-57.1)54.2 (41.9-66.0)
At or Above Poverty48.7 (46.6-50.9)49.1 (46.6-51.6)44.2 (38.3-50.2)49.4 (42.0-56.8)37.4 (20.3-58.4)54.1 (40.8-66.9)
Below Poverty46.2 (41.0-51.5)34.2 (27.2-42.0)44.4 (36.6-52.4)49.7 (40.1-59.3)61.8 (36.6-81.9)NA
Unknown Poverty54.0 (44.8-63.0)62.4 (52.4-71.4)NA52.3 (30.2-73.6)NANA
> 1 Td or Tdap†††US National 76.2 (75.1-77.2)76.5 (75.4-77.7)72.5 (69.4-75.5)76.7 (73.2-79.9)78.0 (66.8-86.2)84.5 (77.1-89.8)
At or Above Poverty77.0 (75.8-78.1)77.1 (75.8-78.2)74.8 (70.9-78.3)77.4 (72.9-81.3)77.3 (62.3-87.6)83.9 (74.9-90.0)
Below Poverty71.8 (68.5-74.8)68.6 (63.5-73.3)69.5 (63.8-74.7)74.2 (67.7-79.7)83.3 (68.5-92.0)87.4 (70.6-95.3)
Unknown Poverty77.9 (72.4-82.6)79.3 (73.1-84.4)63.4 (47.4-76.9)83.4 (67.8-92.3)NANA
> 1 Tdap§§§US National 55.6 (54.3-56.8)55.8 (54.3-57.2)52.7 (49.3-56.1)55.6 (51.8-59.4)59.3 (48.8-69.1)64.3 (55.5-72.3)
At or Above Poverty56.1 (54.7-57.5)56.1 (54.6-57.7)55.6 (51.4-59.8)54.8 (49.8-59.6)57.6 (44.1-70.0)62.2 (52.2-71.4)
Below Poverty52.8 (49.3-56.3)49.5 (43.9-55.1)47.7 (41.6-53.8)55.8 (49.2-62.1)64.1 (48.1-77.5)77.3 (59.2-88.9)
Unknown Poverty56.8 (50.6-62.9)58.8 (51.4-65.9)47.8 (33.6-62.3)62.3 (46.3-76.0)NANA
> 1 MenACWY¶¶¶US National 53.6 (52.4-54.9)53.1 (51.7-54.5)53.0 (49.6-56.4)55.9 (52.0-59.7)46.9 (37.3-56.8)58.8 (49.6-67.4)
At or Above Poverty53.8 (52.4-55.2)53.3 (51.8-54.8)53.8 (49.6-58.0)55.9 (50.9-60.7)48.4 (36.0-61.0)60.7 (50.5-70.0)
Below Poverty52.5 (49.0-55.9)47.1 (41.5-52.8)52.0 (45.9-58.0)56.2 (49.7-62.6)50.8 (35.5-66.0)49.1 (27.1-71.4)
Unknown Poverty55.4 (49.1-61.6)58.7 (51.5-65.6)49.3 (34.9-63.8)53.9 (37.6-69.5)NANA
> 1 HPV****US National 44.3 (42.4-46.1)43.9 (41.8-46.1)44.6 (39.9-49.5)45.5 (40.3-50.8)52.3 (39.0-65.2)41.5 (29.5-54.5)
At or Above Poverty42.5 (40.5-44.5)43.0 (40.8-45.3)40.7 (34.9-46.8)42.0 (35.6-48.7)45.9 (30.5-62.1)44.9 (30.9-59.9)
Below Poverty51.9 (47.0-56.8)52.5 (44.1-60.6)51.6 (43.2-59.9)52.2 (43.2-61.1)68.3 (48.1-83.4)NA
Unknown Poverty46.4 (37.5-55.5)48.3 (38.2-58.6)51.2 (30.6-71.3)44.3 (24.1-66.6)NANA

 
* Estimate presented as point estimate (%) ± 95% confidence interval (CI). Estimate=NA (Not Available) if the unweighted sample size
for the denominator was <30 or (CI half width)/Estimate > 0.6.
† Estimates with confidence intervals >20 may not be reliable.
§ Adolescents in the 2009 NIS-Teen were born during January 1991-February 1997.
Vaccination coverage estimates include only adolescents who had adequately complete provider-reported immunization records.
National estimates do not include adolescents living in the U.S. Virgin Islands (i.e., St. Croix, St. Thomas, St. John, and Water Island) (n=333).
¶ Based on family income and household size using US Bureau of Census poverty thresholds for 2008.
** Reported by respondent. Adolescents identified as White, Black, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian, or Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander are all non-Hispanic.
Adolescents of Hispanic ethnicity may be of any race. Reported by respondent.
†† > 2 doses of measles-mumps-rubella vaccine
§§ >3 doses of hepatitis B vaccine.
¶¶ > 1 dose of varicella vaccine among adolescents without a history of varicella disease.
*** > 2 doses of varicella vaccine among adolescents without a history of varicella disease.
††† > 1 dose of tetanus toxoid-diphtheria vaccine (Td) or tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertussis (Tdap) since the age of ten years.
§§§ > 1 dose tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertussis (Tdap) since the age of ten years.
¶¶¶ >1 meningococcal conjugate vaccine or meningococcal -unknown type vaccine.
**** >1 human papillomavirus vaccine, either quadrivalent or bivalent. Percentages reported among females only.
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