Healthy People 2010 Objectives:
Increase hepatitis B vaccine coverage among high-risk groups. (Healthy People 2010 Objectives, Immunization and Infectious Diseases, Objective 14-28.)
Data sources: Young Men’s Survey, CDC, NCHSTP; Annual Survey of Chronic Hemodialysis Centers, CDC, NCID, and HCFA; Periodic vaccine coverage surveys, CDC, NCID.
Increase the proportion of adults who are vaccinated annually against influenza and ever vaccinated against pneumococcal disease. (Healthy People 2010 Objectives, Immunization and Infectious Diseases, Objective 14-29.)
*Data on noninstitutionalized population age adjusted to the year 2000 standard population.
Data sources: National Health Interview Survey (NHIS), CDC, NCHS-noninstitutionalized populations; National Nursing Home Survey (NNHS), CDC, NCHS-institutionalized populations.
To view the Healthy People 2010 text on immunization, visit http://www.healthypeople.gov/document/html/uih/uih_4.htm#immuniz.