Childhood Immunization Coverage in Minnesota

Current state rates from the National Immunization Survey (NIS) and the Minnesota Immunization Information Connection (MIIC). The NIS is a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) survey and MIIC is an immunization information system operated by the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH). Updated 9/14

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National Immunization Survey (NIS)

Minnesota Immunization Information Connection (MIIC)

Additional resources

The NIS and MIIC childhood rates located on this page contain differences in the way they are calculated. To learn more about these differences please visit the About NIS and MIIC childhood immunization rates page.


National Immunization Survey (NIS), CDC

Vaccination coverage among children age 19 through 35 months. 2013 data, as reported August 2014.

  Vaccination coverage among children age 19-35 months, NIS
DTaP Polio MMR Hib HepB HepB Birth Var PCV Series Rota 2HepA
MN
+/-
90.5 94.8 90.8 89.7 90.3 63.9 89.2 90.8 74.1 80.3 54.3
5.0 3.8 5.5 5.0 5.2 8.8 5.0 4.7 7.8 6.9 9.1
Nat
+/-
83.1 92.7 91.9 82.0 90.8 71.8 91.2 82.0 70.4 72.6 54.7
1.3 1.0 0.9 1.3 1.0 1.7 0.9 1.3 1.5 1.5 1.6

+/-: 95% confidence interval

NIS Vaccine Coverage Definitions

  • 4+ DTaP: 4 or more doses of diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis vaccine.
  • 3+ Polio: 3 or more doses of poliovirus vaccine.
  • 1+ MMR: 1 or more doses of measles, mumps, and rubella vaccine.
  • Full Series Hib: 3+ or 4+ doses of Haemophilus influenzae type b vaccine, depending on product type received (primary series plus the booster dose).
  • 3+ Hep B: 3 or more doses of hepatitis B vaccine.
  • Hep B Birth Dose: 1 or more doses of hepatitis B vaccine administered between birth and age 3 days.
  • 1+ Varicella (chickenpox): 1 or more doses of varicella vaccine, unadjusted for history of varicella illness.
  • 4+ PCV: 4 or more doses of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine.
  • Vaccine Series: receipt of all doses listed above (4+ DTaP, 3+ polio, 1+ MMR, full series Hib, 3+ hep B, 1+ varicella, and 4+ PCV).
  • Complete Rotavirus: 2+ or 3+ doses of rotavirus vaccine, depending on product type received.
  • 2+ Hep A: 2 or more doses of hepatitis A vaccine.
  • For a complete description of NIS coverage definitions, see the National Immunization Survey. Attention: Non-MDH link

NIS Notes

  • NIS-Child results for 2013 capture children born January 2010 through May 2012.

Minnesota Immunization Information Connection (MIIC), MDH

Vaccination coverage among children age 24 through 35 months in MIIC. Analyzed as of July 2014.

  Vaccination coverage among children age 24-35 months, MIIC
DTaP Polio MMR Hib HepB HepB Birth Var PCV Series Rota 2HepA
MIIC 72.7 83.4 81.8 77.8 80.8 70.8 81.0 78.9 61.9 68.5 54.5

MIIC Vaccine Coverage Definitions

  • 4+ DTaP: 4 or more doses of diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis vaccine.
  • 3+ Polio: 3 or more doses of poliovirus vaccine.
  • 1+ MMR: 1 or more doses of measles, mumps, and rubella vaccine.
  • Complete Hib: 2+, 3+, or 4+ doses of Haemophilus influenzae type b vaccine, depending on product type received and age at first dose.
  • 3+ Hep B: 3 or more doses of hepatitis B vaccine.
  • Hep B Birth Dose: Dose of Hep B at three days of age or less.
  • 1+ Varicella (chickenpox): 1 or more doses of varicella vaccine, adjusted for history of varicella illness.
  • Complete PCV: 2+, 3+, or 4+ doses of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine, depending on age at first dose.
  • Vaccine Series: receipt of all doses listed above (4+ DTaP, 3+ polio, 1+ MMR, complete Hib, 3+ hep B, 1+ varicella, and complete PCV).
  • Complete Rotavirus: 2+ or 3+ doses of rotavirus vaccine, depending on product type received.
  • 2+ Hep A: 2 or more doses of hepatitis A vaccine.

MIIC Notes

  • The MIIC analysis above includes children born July 2011 through June 2012.
  • Beginning in 2014 MIIC analysis expanded its denominator to include all children born July 2011 through June 2012.
About NIS and MIIC childhood immunization rates

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Updated Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at 08:44AM