Health - Immunisation coverage by ethnic group and DHB at milestone ages Year ended June 2020
Ministry of Health
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
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
Coverage figures include Pneumococcal vaccine.
Data provided by
National Immunisation Register: Immunisation coverage data 12-month reporting period June 2020
How to find the data
At URL provided, download '1 July 2019 and 30 June 2020 (Excel, 144 KB)' under the 'Immunisation coverage data – 12-month reporting period' heading.
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Import & extraction details
From the dataset National Immunisation Register: Immunisation coverage data 12-month reporting period June 2020, this data was extracted:
- Sheet: All milestone ages
- Provided: 2,268 data points
Dataset originally released on:
August 02, 2020
About this dataset
This data shows the immunisation coverage for children who turned the milestone age during the 12 month reporting period ending June 2020, and who have completed their age appropriate immunisations.