Vaccinations can protect children from serious, potentially fatal, diseases. The best protection is offered when children’s immunizations are up to date.
- Rates of vaccinations for children aged 19 to 35 months are generally about the same for both Utah and the U.S.
- Of the three types of vaccinations shown in Figure 1, the lowest rates of compliance is seen for MMRs. Only about 87 percent (87.3%) of young children have received this vaccination.
- As children prepare to go back to school, it is especially important that they ...