Skip directly to search Skip directly to A to Z list Skip directly to site content
CDC Home

Monthly Immunization Table

To track progress toward achieving the goals of the Childhood Immunization Initiative (CII), CDC publishes monthly a tabular summary of the number of cases of all diseases preventable by routine childhood vaccination reported during the previous month and year-to-date (provisional data) Table_1. In addition, the table compares provisional data with final data for the previous year and highlights the number of reported cases among children aged less than or equal to 5 years, who are the primary focus of CII. Data in the table are derived from CDC's National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System.
Table_1
Note: To print large tables and graphs users may have to change their printer settings to landscape and use a small font size.


Number of reported cases of diseases preventable by routine childhood vaccination
-- United States, April 1994 and January-April 1993 and January-April 1994 *
=====================================================================================================
                                                                  No. cases among
                                             Total cases     children aged <5 years +
                            No. cases,      --------------   ------------------------
Disease                     April 1994       1993     1994         1993    1994
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Congenital rubella
  syndrome (CRS)                  0             5        3            3       3
Diphtheria                        0             0        0            0       0
Haemophilus influenzae &        106           474      374          161     110
Hepatitis B @                  1103          3935     3682           39      51
Measles                         173           103      272           48      66
Mumps                           146           580      439           99      52
Pertussis                       212           960      991          548     541
Poliomyelitis, paralytic **      --            --       --           --      --
Rubella                          48            65      132           12      11
Tetanus                           3             8       12            0       1
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
 * Data for 1993 are final and for 1994, provisional.
 + For 1993 and 1994, age data were available for 84% or more cases, except for 1993 age
   data for congenital rubella syndrome (CRS), which were available for 60% of cases.
 & Invasive disease; H. influenzae serotype is not routinely reported to the National Notifiable
   Diseases Surveillance System.
 @ Because most hepatitis B virus infections among infants and children aged <5 years are
   asymptomatic (although likely to become chronic), acute disease surveillance does not
   reflect the incidence of this problem in this age group or the effectiveness of hepatitis B vac-
   cination in infants.
** No cases of suspected poliomyelitis have been reported in 1994; three cases of suspected
   poliomyelitis have been reported in 1993. Four of the five suspected cases with onset in
   1992 were confirmed; the confirmed cases were vaccine associated.
=====================================================================================================

Return to top.


Use of trade names and commercial sources is for identification only and does not imply endorsement by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

References to non-CDC sites on the Internet are provided as a service to MMWR readers and do not constitute or imply endorsement of these organizations or their programs by CDC or the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. CDC is not responsible for the content of pages found at these sites. URL addresses listed in MMWR were current as of the date of publication.


All MMWR HTML versions of articles are electronic conversions from typeset documents. This conversion might result in character translation or format errors in the HTML version. Users are referred to the electronic PDF version (http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr) and/or the original MMWR paper copy for printable versions of official text, figures, and tables. An original paper copy of this issue can be obtained from the Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office (GPO), Washington, DC 20402-9371; telephone: (202) 512-1800. Contact GPO for current prices.

**Questions or messages regarding errors in formatting should be addressed to mmwrq@cdc.gov.

 
USA.gov: The U.S. Government's Official Web PortalDepartment of Health and Human Services
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention   1600 Clifton Road Atlanta, GA 30329-4027, USA
800-CDC-INFO (800-232-4636) TTY: (888) 232-6348 - Contact CDC–INFO
A-Z Index
  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D
  5. E
  6. F
  7. G
  8. H
  9. I
  10. J
  11. K
  12. L
  13. M
  14. N
  15. O
  16. P
  17. Q
  18. R
  19. S
  20. T
  21. U
  22. V
  23. W
  24. X
  25. Y
  26. Z
  27. #