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Table 1.54b: National Childhood Immunization, 2000

Percent of children age 19-35 months who received 3 doses of polio vaccine, United States, 2000
Population group Percent Standard error
Total 89.5  0.3
American Indian or Alaska Native 88.5  2.7
Asian or Pacific Islander 91.7  1.5
   Asian 91.7  1.6
   Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 91.4  2.8
Black or African American 86.4  0.9
White 90.1  0.4
More than one race 90.5  1.5
Hispanic 87.9  0.8
Total, non-Hispanic 90.0  0.4
   Black or African American 86.6  1.0
   White 90.6  0.4
Female 89.8  0.5
Male 89.2  0.5
Family income
< 100% of poverty level 86.9  0.8
100-199% of poverty level 87.3  0.7
200-399% of poverty level 90.4  0.6
> 400% of poverty level 92.3  0.6
Unknown 91.6  0.8

Race categories have changed and may not be comparable to those used for previous years.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics and National Immunization Program, National Immunization Survey.

Table 1.54a: National Childhood Immunization, 2001 Table 1.54c: National Childhood Immunization, 1999

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