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Table 1.70
Percent of adolescents age 13-15 who received 3 or more doses of hepatitis B vaccine,a United States, 1999 and 2003
    2003 1999
Population group Percent Standard error Percent Standard error
Total 80.5 1.2 65.6 1.4
Asian only DSU DSU DSU DSU
Black only 83.7 2.7 72.4 3.4
White only 79.4 1.4 63.2 1.7
Multiple races DSU DSU DSU DSU
Ethnicity Hispanic, all races 81.9 2.2 70.7 2.5
Non-Hispanic, all races 80.3 1.4 64.7 1.6
Non-Hispanic, Black 83.9 2.7 72.4 3.4
Non-Hispanic, White 78.7 1.7 62.2 1.9
Gender Female 80.0 1.8 64.9 2.0
Male 81.0 1.6 66.2 1.9
Health insuranceb Private 81.0 1.4 63.8 1.7
Public only 83.9 2.4 72.1 3.4
Uninsured 70.5 4.0 68.0 3.7
Family incomec Negative/poor 80.0 3.0 73.8 3.4
Near poor/low 80.8 3.0 63.8 3.4
Middle 79.0 2.4 60.4 2.4
High 82.2 2.1 67.9 2.7
Residence location Urban 80.5 1.4 69.3 1.6
Rural 80.5 2.3 57.6 3.0

a Estimates are not age adjusted.

b A small number of persons who were covered by both public and private health insurance plans were included in the "private health insurance" category only.

c Negative/poor refers to household incomes below the Federal poverty line; near poor/low, over the poverty line to just below 200 percent of the poverty line; middle, 200 percent to just below 400 percent of the poverty line; and high, 400 percent of the poverty line and over. Missing values for family income were imputed using multiple imputation methodology. A small number of persons were excluded because their family income could not be imputed.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander.

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

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