Healthy People 2010 identifies national health objectives for the year 2010.
Data 2010 finds the latest data for each objective. Search Data 2010 by objective number: e.g., 14-04 or 27-13, where the first number refers to one of 28 chapters or “focus areas” and the second refers to the objective number within the focus area.
Examples of immunization data from these sources:
|2001†||Goals for 2010‡|
|Fully immunized children aged 19-35 months||All||74%||80%||14-24a|
|3 or more doses of Hepatitis B vaccine at 13 to 15 years||All||74%||90%||14-27a|
|1 or more doses of varicella (chicken pox) vaccine at 13-15 years||All||57%||90%||14-27d|
|Flu vaccine in past 12 months||Adults 65+ years||63%||90%||14-29d|
|Hispanic or Latino||52%||90%||14-29d|
|High-risk adults 18-64 years||25%||60%||14-29c|
|Pneumococcal vaccine at least once in lifetime||Adults 65+ years||54%||90%||14-29d|
|Hispanic or Latino||32%||90%||14-29d|
†2001 data taken from Data 2010.
‡2010 goals taken from Healthy People 2010.
CDC’s National Immunization Program will link you to multiple sources that provide national, state and local data on the number of people who have received vaccines.
Example of state immunization data from this site:
In 2002, 91.1% of children in the District of Columbia received at least one dose of varicella vaccine between 12 and 35 months of age compared to 59.2% of children in Montana. (2002 National Immunization Survey)
State Immunization Profiles provide links to profiles on immunization coverage for all 50 states and the District of Columbia.
Example of data from the Alabama state profile:
Eighty-two percent of public and private provider sites in Alabama are enrolled in the state immunization registry. In 2001, the state received about $4 million in federal immunization funding.
Health Plan Data
HEDIS or the Health Plan Employer Data and Information Set measures the performance of commercial, Medicaid and Medicare managed care organizations (MCOs) to allow consumers to compare MCOs. The National Committee for Quality Assurance’s annual State of Health Care Quality report provides an overview of MCOs’ performance. Immunization data from this report is provided below
Childhood Immunization Status
|Childhood Immunizations: Commercial Rates, 1999-2002|
|Childhood Immunizations: Medicaid Rates, 2000-2002|
Measure definition: Percent of children enrolled in managed care plans who became 2 yrs old during the measurement year and received: 1) four doses of DTP or DTaP 2) three doses of OPV or IPV 3) one does of MMR 4) two doses of Hib 5) three doses of hepatitis B 6) one dose of chickenpox.
Adolescent Immunization Status
|Adolescent Immunizations: Commercial Rates, 1999-2002|
|Adolescent Immunizations: Medicaid Rates, 2000-2002|
Measure definition: Percent of continuously enrolled adolescents who became 13 during the measurement year and who received 1) two doses of MMR 2) three doses of hepatitis B and 3) one dose of chickenpox.