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. "1 INTRODUCTION." Overcoming Barriers to Immunization: A Workshop Summary. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press, 1994.
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TABLE 1-1 Immunization Rates for Children 2 Years of Age, by Vaccine: 1992 Baselines and 1996 Targetsa
1992 Baseline (%)
1996 Target (%)
Diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis (at least 3 doses)
Poliomyelitis (3 doses)
Measles, mumps, and rubella (1 dose)
Haemophilus influenzae type b (at least 3 doses)
Hepatitis B (3 doses)
aSurveys will assess children 19–35 months of age.
cTarget is 90 percent coverage in 1998.
SOURCE: Adapted from CDC (1994a,b).