Health - Immunisation coverage by ethnic group and DHB at milestone ages Year ended June 2019

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.

For more information

Please find immunisation schedule: here https://www.health.govt.nz/our-work/preventative-health-wellness/immunisation/new-zealand-immunisation-schedule

Inclusions

Coverage figures include Pneumococcal vaccine.

Data provided by

Ministry of Health

Dataset name

National Immunisation Register: Immunisation coverage data 12-month reporting period June 2019

Webpage:

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

How to find the data

At URL provided, download '1 July 2018 and 30 June 2019 (Excel, 144 KB)' under the 'Immunisation coverage data – 12-month reporting period' heading.
Figure.NZ combined the sheets into one to improve processing speed.

Import & extraction details

File as imported: National Immunisation Register: Immunisation coverage data 12-month reporting period June 2019

From the dataset National Immunisation Register: Immunisation coverage data 12-month reporting period June 2019, this data was extracted:

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

Dataset originally released on:

August 02, 2019

About this dataset

This data shows the immunisation coverage for children who turned the milestone age during the 12 month reporting period ending June 2019, and who have completed their age appropriate immunisations.