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Table 1 Vaccination coverage among children with and without intellectual disabilities in the UK

From: Vaccine Coverage among Children with and without Intellectual Disabilities in the UK: Cross Sectional Study

  % Vaccination coverage (with 95% CI) Rate ratios for non-uptake among children with intellectual disability (reference group = other children)
Children with intellectual disabilities Other children Unadjusted Model 1 (SEP) Model 2 (SEP + other factors)
Age 9 months (n = 551) (n = 17,986)    
 Fully or partially vaccinated 97.6% (95.7–98.6) 98.7% (98.5–99.0) 1.93 (1.09–3.43)* 1.33 (0.69–2.57) 1.33 (0.71–2.53)
 Fully vaccinated 89.5% (86.2–92.1) 95.2% (94.8–95.7) 2.03 (1.14–3.60)* 1.38 (0.71–2.637) 1.38 (0.73–2.63)
 Partially vaccinated 8.0% (5.8–11.0) 3.5% (3.2–3.9) 0.88 (0.53–1.47) 0.90 (0.50–1.63) 0.96 (0.54–1.70)
 No vaccinations 2.4% (1.4–4.3) 1.3% (1.1–1.6)    
Age 3 years (n = 521) (n = 14,261)    
 Polio complete 97.3% (95.1–98.6) 98.8% (98.6–99.0) 2.27 (1.20–4.29)* 2.22 (1.16–4.23)* 2.18 (1.13–4.19)*
 Diptheria complete 98.2% (96.3–99.1) 98.8% (98.6–99.1) 1.59 (0.78–3.23) 1.48 (0.70–3.13) 1.47 (0.70–3.15)
 Tetanus complete 97.7% (95.8–98.8) 98.9% (98.6–99.1) 2.02 (1.07–3.82)* 1.89 (0.97–3.66) 1.90 (0.97–3.71)
 Pertussis complete 96.4% (93.8–98.0) 98.4% (98.1–98.7) 2.23 (1.27–3.92)** 2.07 (1.16–3.70)* 2.12 (1.19–3.79)*
 Hib complete 96.5% (93.9–98.0) 98.2% (97.8–98.5) 1.95 (1.10–3.45)* 1.78 (0.98–3.23) 1.78 (0.98–3.23)
 Meningitis complete 96.7% (94.2–98.1) 98.1% (97.7–98.4) 1.73 (0.98–3.07) 1.59 (0.87–2.92) 1.62 (0.87–3.01)
 MMR 91.6% (88.1–94.2) 93.9% (93.2–94.6) 1.38 (0.96–1.09) 1.24 (0.85–1.80) 1.18 (0.81–1.72)
 Fully or partially vaccinated 98.1% (96.2–99.0) 99.1% (98.8–99.3) 2.06 (1.01–4.22)* 1.77 (0.82–3.79) 1.78 (0.83–3.81)
 Fully vaccinated 84.9% (80.8–88.3) 90.1% (89.2–90.9) 2.16 (1.06–4.43)* 1.82 (0.85–3.92) 1.83 (0.86–3.91)
 Partially vaccinated 13.2% (10.1–17.1) 9.0% (8.2–9.7) 1.35 (0.70–2.63) 1.35 (0.66–2.77) 1.35 (0.66–2.75)
 No vaccinations 1.9% (1.0–3.8) 0.9% (0.7–1.2)    
Age 5 years (n = 524) (n = 14,365)    
 Booster DTP 94.5% (91.9–96.3) 96.0% (95.5–96.4) 1.38 (0.92–2.06) 1.19 (0.79–1.79) 1.17 (0.77–1.77)
 All 3 doses combined DTP 98.7% (97.0–99.5) 99.2% (98.9–99.4) 1.56 (0.64–3.81) 1.43 (0.54–3.77) 1.36 (0.51–3.63)
 Booster polio 94.9% (92.4–96.7) 95.2% (94.6–95.7) 1.06 (0.69–1.61) 0.99 (0.64–1.94) 0.98 (0.63–1.54)
 All three doses Polio 98.7% (97.1–99.5) 99.2% (99.0–99.4) 1.61 (0.68–3.79) 1.57 (0.62–4.01) 1.51 (0.60–3.84)
 All 3 doses Meningitis C 97.8% (95.5–98.9) 98.4% (98.1–98.7) 1.40 (0.70–2.82) 1.33 (0.63–2.79) 1.32 (0.63–2.74)
 MMR 96.9% (95.0–98.1) 96.8% (96.2–97.2) 0.96 (0.58–1.58) 1.07 (0.64–1.79) 1.01 (0.60–1.70)
 Fully or partially vaccinated 99.1% (97.4–99.7) 99.5% (99.3–99.6) 1.88 (0.66–5.39) 2.01 (0.61–6.59) 1.93 (0.59–6.35)
 Fully vaccinated 87.4% (83.9–90.2) 89.3% (88.4–90.1) 1.91 (0.67–5.49) 1.97 (0.60–6.44) 1.88 (0.58–6.13)
 Partially vaccinated 11.7% (9.1–14.9) 10.2% (9.5–11.1) 1.60 (0.59–4.36) 2.18 (0.69–6.88) 2.20 (0.72–6.77)
 No vaccinations 1.0% (0.3–2.7) 0.5% (0.4–0.7)    
Age 14 years (n = 149) (n = 4938)    
 HPV (girls only) 87.4% (77.9–93.2) 93.1% (92.1–94.0) 1.83 (0.99–3.37) 1.59 (0.83–3.03) 1.52 (0.78–2.98)
  1. Note: * p < 0.05, ** p < 0.01, *** p < 0.001
  2. N = weighted sample size