Place of Flu Vaccination 2015-16

Information on type of place the influenza vaccination was received is routinely monitored. Additional information on methods and estimates from the 2011-12 season is available at Surveillance of Influenza Vaccination Coverage — United States, 2007–08 Through 2011–12 Influenza Seasons.

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Reported Place of Influenza Vaccination by Age Group, Children 6 months through 17 years, United States,* National Immunization Survey-Flu (NIS-Flu), 2015-16 Influenza Season

Doctor’s Office Clinic or Health Center Hospital Health Department Pharmacy School Other Place
Age Group Unweighted Sample Size %§ 95% CI %§ 95% CI %§ 95% CI %§ 95% CI %§ 95% CI %§ 95% CI %§ 95% CI

6 mos-17 yrs

66,702

67.9 (67.0-68.8) 15.6 (14.9-16.3) 4.0 (3.7-4.4) 2.4 (2.1-2.6) 4.2 (3.9-4.5) 4.5 (4.1-4.9) 1.5 (1.3-1.6)

6-23 mos

9,914

77.3 (75.2-79.4) 14.9 (13.0-17.0) 4.9 (4.1-5.8) 1.9 (1.5-2.4) 0.2 (0.1-0.3) || 0.7 (0.5-0.9)

2-4 yrs

13,817

74.0 (72.0-75.9) 17.0 (15.1-18.9) 4.1 (3.4-4.8) 2.0 (1.6-2.5) 1.2 (0.9-1.5) 0.5 (0.3-0.6) 1.4 (1.0-2.0)

5-12 yrs

29,274

67.1 (65.8-68.2) 15.0 (14.1-15.9) 3.9 (3.5-4.5) 2.6 (2.2-3.1) 3.8 (3.4-4.2) 6.2 (5.7-6.7) 1.4 (1.2-1.6)

13-17yrs

13,697

60.9 (59.1-62.8) 16.1 (14.7-17.6) 3.7 (3.0-4.4) 2.3 (2.6-4.0) 9.0 (8.1-9.9) 6.0 (4.9-7.5) 2.0 (1.7-2.4)

Abbreviation: CI = Confidence Interval

* Excludes U.S territories.

Estimates based on interviews conducted October 2015 through June 2016 and reported vaccinations from July 2015 through May 2016.

“Other place” includes other non-medical place, other medical place, and workplace.

§ Percentage of vaccinated children who received their vaccination at this place. Percentages are weighted to the non-institutionalized, U.S. civilian population. Children with missing place of vaccination are excluded from the denominator.

|| Estimates not reliable because sample size is <30.