Vaccination Coverage Among Children in Kindergarten -- United States, 2009-10 School Year

Stokley, Shannon; Stanwyck, Carol; Avey, Bob; Greb, Stacie
June 2011
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;6/3/2011, Vol. 60 Issue 21, p700
The article analyzes data from school assessment surveys submitted to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) by federal immunization program grantees (including 47 states and the District of Columbia) for the 2009-10 school year to describe vaccination coverage and exemption rates. It found that survey methods used for vaccination coverage and exemption rates varied among grantees.


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