Cwm Taf Health Board: Childhood Immunisation Uptake
Childhood immunisation summary chart
The chart below summarises uptake rates for Health Board resident children for selected routine childhood immunisations. The All Wales chart is also included for comparison. The statistics for these charts are taken from the latest Vaccine Uptake in Children In Wales (COVER) Report: Quarter 04 2012.
These results are for children living in the Health Board area in January 2013 and who reached their first, second, fifth, 15th and 16th birthdays during the quarter 01 October 2012 - 31 December 2012.
Results are for October-December 2012
Childhood immunisation uptake trend
The chart below shows trends in the uptake of selected routine immunisations for Health Board resident children. The chart uses data from the Public Health Wales quarterly COVER reports, from 2004 to the latest report (October-December 2012).
Public Health Wales report on the uptake of routine childhood immunisations nationally each quarter through the Quarterly COVER report. Annual uptake statistics for routine childhood immunisation, covering the April to March year are reported in the Annual COVER report. Quarterly and Annunal COVER reports summarise uptake of childhood immunisation at national level, Health Board level and Local Authority level. These can be downloaded from the webpage: Scheduled Childhood Immunisations.
The charts above for Cwm Taf Health Board can be downloaded as a Powerpoint file. This file also contains uptake trend charts for the Local Authority areas (Merthyr Tydfil and Rhondda Cynon Taf) within the Health Board.
Last updated: 27/03/2013