TABLE 1-1  Immunization Rates for Children 2 Years of Age, by Vaccine: 1992 Baselines and 1996 Targetsa

Vaccine

1992 Baseline (%)

1996 Target (%)

Diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis (at least 3 doses)

83

90

Poliomyelitis (3 doses)

72

90

Measles, mumps, and rubella (1 dose)

83

90

Haemophilus influenzae type b (at least 3 doses)

b

90

Hepatitis B (3 doses)

b

70c

aSurveys will assess children 19–35 months of age.

bNot available.

cTarget is 90 percent coverage in 1998.

SOURCE:  Adapted from CDC (1994a,b).



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