Vaccine Preventable Diseases and Vaccination Coverage in Australia, 2003 to 2005

This is the fourth report on vaccine preventable disease and vaccination coverage in Australia, and is produced by the National Centre for Immunisation Research and Surveillance of Vaccine Preventable Diseases and the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare on behalf of the Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing published as a supplement to the Communicable Diseases Intelligence journal Volume 31, June 2007.

Page last updated: 20 July 2007

This report was prepared at the National Centre for Immunisation Research and Surveillance of Vaccine Preventable Diseases (NCIRS) by:

Julia Brotherton, Han Wang, Andrea Schaffer, Helen Quinn, Robert Menzies, Brynley Hull, Glenda Lawrence, James Wood, Nicholas Wood, Alexander Rosewell, Anthony Newall, Raina MacIntyre, Kristine Macartney, Heather Gidding, Peter McIntyre, Robert Booy

University of Sydney, Royal Alexandra Hospital for Children

Communicable Diseases Intelligence, Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing

NCIRS is a collaborating unit of the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare


ISBN: 1-74186-241-8
Online ISBN: 1-74186-242-6
Publications Number: P3 -1676

PDF printable version of Vaccine Preventable Diseases and Vaccination Coverage in Australia, 2003 to 2005 (PDF 1622 KB)

Document help

When accessing large documents (over 500 KB in size), it is recommended that the following procedure be used:

  1. Click the link with the RIGHT mouse button
  2. Choose "Save Target As.../Save Link As..." depending on your browser
  3. Select an appropriate folder on a local drive to place the downloaded file

Attempting to open large documents within the browser window (by left-clicking) may inhibit your ability to continue browsing while the document is opening and/or lead to system problems.

To view PDF (Portable Document Format) documents, you will need to have a PDF reader installed on your computer. A number of PDF readers are available through the Australian Government Information Management Office (AGIMO) Web Guide website.