Vaccine preventable diseases and vaccination coverage in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, Australia 2006–2010

Appendix E: Vaccine coverage, by state or territory and birth cohort

Page last updated: 19 December 2013

Appendix E: Vaccine coverage, by state or territory and birth cohort
  ACT NSW Victoria Queensland South Australia Western Australia Tasmania Northern Territory Australia
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* ‘Fully vaccinated’ definition from 1996 to June 2013: at 12 months of age – defined as receipt of 3 doses of diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, Hib, hepatitis B and polio, but did not include rotavirus and pneumococcal vaccines, which are also due at the same schedule points; at 24 months of age – included 3 or 4 doses of Hib and hepatitis B, and 1 dose of measles, mumps, rubella, but did not include meningococcal C or varicella vaccines; at 5 years (60 months) – included a fourth dose of diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, polio and a second dose of measles, mumps and rubella.

† ‘Fully vaccinated’ definition from July 2013: pneumococcal vaccine added at 12 months, varicella and meningococcal vaccines added at 24 months, unchanged at 60 months.

‡ Combined jurisdictions of high disease burden

Coverage at 12 months of age (born January – December 2009)
Number of children
92
4,899
3,638
93,790
733
70,985
4,608
57,305
702
18,859
1,854
29,391
424
6,012
1,588
2,241
13,639
283,482
DTP 3 doses
87.0
94.9
87.4
92.6
84.5
93.0
86.3
92.8
79.5
92.7
81.1
91.3
88.4
92.6
88.4
92.7
85.7
92.6
Polio 3 doses
87.0
94.8
87.3
92.5
84.3
93.0
86.2
92.8
79.6
92.7
81.1
91.3
88.4
92.6
88.4
92.7
85.7
92.6
Hib (2 or 3 doses)
87.0
94.7
87.3
92.3
84.0
92.7
86.2
92.6
79.5
92.5
80.8
91.1
88.4
92.5
89.2
92.6
85.7
92.4
Hep B (2 or 3 doses)
87.0
93.7
87.3
92.1
83.9
92.3
86.2
92.3
79.8
92.1
81.0
90.6
88.4
92.4
88.4
92.2
85.6
92.1
7vPCV 3 doses
87.0
93.8
86.9
91.7
84.0
92.0
86.0
92.0
79.5
91.9
81.1
90.1
88.2
91.9
87.0
90.8
85.3
91.7
Rotavirus (2 or 3 doses)
77.2
88.0
80.7
86.6
68.1
83.5
66.6
82.9
63.5
84.4
74.2
86.0
83.3
86.4
72.1
88.2
71.7
85.1
'Fully vaccinated'*
87.0
93.6
87.2
91.9
83.9
92.1
86.2
92.1
79.1
92.0
80.6
90.4
88.4
92.3
88.0
91.7
85.5
91.9
'Fully vaccinated' (inc. Rota and 7vPCV)
72.8
86.8
76.1
84.5
67.5
83.1
66.3
82.7
63.1
84.1
69.3
83.6
80.2
84.5
68.1
84.5
69.9
83.7
Coverage at 24 months of age (born January – December 2008)
Number of children
92
4,870
3,830
95,034
790
71,785
4,778
58,489
767
19,070
1,903
29,764
458
6,150
1,486
2,199
14,104
287,363
DTP 3 doses
97.8
96.0
94.3
94.7
94.4
95.3
94.5
94.4
92.8
94.4
92.0
93.3
94.3
95.2
95.2
94.5
94.1
94.7
Polio 3 doses
97.8
96.0
94.2
94.7
94.4
95.3
94.4
94.3
92.8
94.4
91.8
93.3
94.3
95.2
95.0
94.4
94.0
94.6
Hib (2 or 3 doses)
97.8
95.5
94.9
94.7
94.2
94.9
94.9
94.0
92.6
94.0
89.5
93.2
94.8
95.1
95.0
92.7
94.0
94.4
Hep B (2 or 3 doses)
97.8
95.1
94.2
94.0
94.2
94.5
94.4
93.7
93.0
93.8
91.6
92.4
94.1
94.9
95.0
93.8
94.0
93.9
MMR first dose
97.8
94.8
93.6
93.8
93.5
94.5
95.1
93.7
92.8
93.6
92.7
92.3
95.2
94.7
96.8
93.3
94.4
93.8
'Fully vaccinated'*
97.8
93.2
91.4
92.1
91.5
92.7
92.6
92.0
89.2
92.0
86.3
89.9
93.7
93.5
93.1
91.2
91.3
92.0
Men C 1 dose
96.7
94.1
93.3
93.3
93.4
94.1
94.9
93.2
92.6
93.4
91.3
91.6
94.1
94.7
96.5
93.2
93.9
93.3
Varicella 1 dose
88.0
87.2
81.2
82.2
77.7
82.7
84.7
86.3
79.8
81.9
77.8
79.4
79.9
81.9
87.4
82.6
82.3
82.9
'Fully vaccinated' (inc. Men C and Varicella)
88.0
85.3
78.6
80.1
76.0
80.9
82.3
84.8
76.5
80.3
72.4
77.3
77.7
80.5
84.4
80.6
79.4
81.1
Coverage at 60 months (born January – December 2005)
Number of children
81
4,575
3,140
90,703
777
67,545
3,970
56,878
625
18,144
1,812
27,971
342
5,923
1,493
2,074
12,240
273,813
MMR 2 doses
86.4
91.1
85.3
89.4
86.7
90.9
87.9
90.3
79.8
87.5
81.7
86.6
90.4
92.1
89.9
84.7
86.1
89.6
'Fully vaccinated'*
86.4
90.7
84.5
89.0
86.0
90.6
86.9
89.9
78.7
87.1
80.7
86.0
89.8
91.6
89.2
84.2
85.3
89.2
Vaccines specifically recommended for Indigenous children residing in jurisdictions of high disease incidence (Cohort born January – December 2008)
Hepatitis A 1 dose
-
-
-
-
-
-
68.1
-
57.4
-
74.4
-
-
-
88.4
-
71.9
.
Hepatitis A 2 doses
-
-
-
-
-
-
52.2
-
35.7
-
58.5
-
-
-
78.6
-
56.5
.
PPV 1 dose
-
-
-
-
-
-
57.8
-
39.6
-
55.2
-
-
-
81.8
-
59.7
-