Health - Immunisation coverage by ethnicity and DHB at milestone ages Year ended June 2017

Ministry of Health

Definitions

Number eligible: the number of children who turned one of the milestone ages in the reporting period.
Fully immunised for age: the number of eligible children who have completed all of their age appropriate immunisations by the time they turned the milestone age.
Opt off: a count of individuals who have opted off the NIR.
Decline: a count of individuals who have declined any one vaccination.
DHB: District Health Board. Boundaries can be found here: http://www.health.govt.nz/new-zealand-health-system/key-health-sector-organisations-and-people/district-health-boards/location-boundaries-map

Data calculation/treatment

Immunisation coverage is measured at ‘milestone ages’ using National Immunisation Register (NIR) data. The milestone ages are six months, eight months, 12 months (one year), 18 months, 24 months (two years) and five years of age.

Data provided by

Ministry of Health

Dataset name

National Immunisation Register: Immunisation coverage data 12-month reporting period June 2017

Webpage:

http://www.health.govt.nz/our-work/preventative-health-wellness/immunisation/immunisation-coverage/national-and-dhb-immunisation-data

Import & extraction details

File as imported: National Immunisation Register: Immunisation coverage data 12-month reporting period June 2017

From the dataset National Immunisation Register: Immunisation coverage data 12-month reporting period June 2017, this data was extracted:

  • Sheet: All milestone ages
  • Range: B9:DO29
  • Provided: 2,268 data points

Dataset originally released on:

July 11, 2017

About this dataset

This data shows the immunisation coverage for children who turned the milestone age during the 12 month reporting period ending June 2016, and who have completed their age appropriate immunisations.