Table 2

Cumulative vaccination rate by age category (point estimate in % and 95% CI)

Children at riskOther children
2012–20132013–20142014–20152012–20132013–20142014–2015
Total population aged 2–17 years41.0 (40.5 to 41.5)44.4 (43.9 to 44.8)43.5 (43.0 to 44.0)1.2 (1.1 to 1.2)8.8 (8.7 to 8.8)12.0 (12.0 to 12.1)
Age (years)
 2–340.7 (38.9 to 42.5)61.1 (59.2 to 63.1)57.0 (55.0 to 59.0)1.0 (0.9 to 1.0)43.0 (42.7 to 43.3)41.8 (41.4 to 42.1)
 4–841.3 (40.5 to 42.1)45.1 (44.3 to 46.0)44.2 (43.2 to 45.1)1.1 (1.1 to 1.1)4.3 (4.2 to 4.4)12.7* (12.6 to 12.9)
 9–1740.8 (40.3 to 41.3)42.6 (42.1 to 43.2)42.2 (41.6 to 42.8)1.3 (1.2 to 1.3)3.3 (3.2 to 3.3)4.6 (4.5 to 4.6)
Sex
 Male40.6 (40.1 to 41.2)44.0 (43.4 to 44.6)43.2 (42.5 to 43.8)1.2 (1.2 to 1.2)8.8 (8.7 to 8.9)12.1 (12.0 to 12.2)
 Female41.3 (40.7 to 42.0)44.8 (44.1 to 45.5)44.0 (43.2 to 44.7)1.2 (1.1 to 1.2)8.7 (8.6 to 8.8)12.0 (11.9 to 12.1)
Region
 England/North42.1 (41.0 to 43.2)47.3 (46.1 to 48.5)45.4 (44.0 to 46.9)1.1 (1.1 to 1.2)11.4 (11.2 to 11.6)11.8 (11.6 to 12.1)
 England/Midlands42.4 (41.4 to 43.4)45.2 (44.4 to 45.9)46.6 (45.4 to 47.9)1.0 (0.9 to 1.0)6.5 (6.3 to 6.6)11.8 (11.6 to 12.0)
 England/South39.9 (39.2 to 40.7)42.6 (41.8 to 43.4)43.6 (42.8 to 44.4)1.3 (1.3 to 1.4)7.0 (6.8 to 7.1)9.1 (9.0 to 9.3)
 England/London35.4 (34.1 to 36.7)37.5 (36.3 to 38.8)36.1 (34.7 to 37.6)1.0 (0.9 to 1.1)8.2 (8.0 to 8.4)7.7 (7.5 to 7.9)
 Northern Ireland56.9 (56.7 to 57.0)56.1 (55.8 to 56.3)41.2 (41.0 to 41.4)1.9 (1.7 to 2.1)12.3 (11.9 to 12.7)10.4 (10.0 to 10.8)
 Scotland44.8 (43.6 to 46.1)51.0 (49.7 to 52.3)48.6 (47.3 to 50.0)1.2 (1.1 to 1.3)13.3 (13.1 to 13.6)25.8 (25.5 to 26.1)
 Wales34.0 (32.7 to 35.2)38.5 (37.1 to 39.8)39.1 (37.8 to 40.5)1.1 (1.0 to 1.2)8.8 (8.5 to 9.0)10.2 (10.0 to 10.4)
High-risk condition
 Chronic respiratory disease42.5 (42.0 to 43.0)46.0 (45.4 to 46.5)45.2 (44.6 to 45.7)
 Chronic heart disease30.8 (29.7 to 31.9)36.0 (34.8 to 37.2)36.0 (34.8 to 37.3)
 Chronic kidney disease38.7 (33.9 to 43.5)37.8 (32.9 to 42.7)33.2 (28.2 to 38.2)
 Chronic liver disease44.7 (44.1 to 45.4)48.0 (47.3 to 48.6)45.1 (44.4 to 45.9)
 Chronic neurological disease32.6 (31.1 to 34.2)36.1 (34.5 to 37.8)34.9 (33.2 to 36.7)
 Diabetes66.0 (63.9 to 68.1)65.9 (63.7 to 68.0)64.1 (61.8 to 66.4)
 Immunosuppression46.9 (44.3 to 49.4)48.1 (45.4 to 50.7)45.4 (42.6 to 48.2)
  • *Vaccination rates of 31.3% (30.8% to 31.8%), 8.3% (8.0% to 8.6%), 8.1% (7.8% to 8.4%), 8.0% (7.7% to 8.2%) and 7.6% (7.4% to 7.9%) in children aged 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8 years, respectively.