Author(s)/Creator(s)

Kent Jason G. ChengFollow

Description/Abstract

The percentage of kindergarteners being granted exemption from vaccination is growing across the U.S. as parents increasingly request exemptions for philosophical reasons. During the 2017-18 school year, 2.2% of kindergartners were exempted from vaccination. This is up from 1.6% during the 2011-12 school year.

Document Type

Data Slice

Keywords

school vaccination, exempted vaccination

Disciplines

Community Health and Preventive Medicine | Family, Life Course, and Society

Date

4-9-2019

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Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License
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