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Source: Australian Immunisation Register.

Current definitions of fully immunised:

  • 1 year: Fully immunised at 1 year means that a child aged 12 months to less than 15 months received their third vaccination for diphtheria, tetanus, whooping cough, polio and hepatitis B, either their second or third pneumococcal vaccination and either their second or third vaccination for Haemophilus influenzae type b (dependent on the type of vaccine used), all prior to the age of 1 year. It is assumed that all previous vaccinations were received.
  • 2 years: Fully immunised at 2 years means that a child aged 24 to less than 27 months received their fourth vaccination for diphtheria, tetanus, whooping cough, their third or fourth dose of Haemophilus influenzae type b (depending on the vaccine used), their third vaccination for polio, hepatitis B and pneumococcal disease, their second vaccination for measles, mumps and rubella, and their first vaccination for meningococcal C and varicella, all prior to the age of 2 years. It is assumed that all previous vaccinations were received.
  • 5 years: Fully immunised at 5 years means that a child aged 60 to less than 63 months received their fourth or fifth vaccination (dependent on the type of vaccine used) for diphtheria, tetanus and whooping cough and their fourth vaccination for polio, all prior to the age of 5 years. It is assumed that all previous vaccinations were received.
Data are also available for

All children in NSW fully immunised at 1 year of age

Local health district March 2020 June 2020 September 2020 December 2020​
Central Coast 95.4 95.8
Far West* 97.5 98.6
Hunter New England 95.6 96.5
Illawarra Shoalhaven 95.2 95.8
Mid North Coast 94.5 95.1
Murrumbidgee 96.8 96.4
Nepean Blue Mountains 95.1 95.3
 
Northern NSW 90.2 88.4
Northern Sydney 95.8 95.3
South Eastern Sydney 93.9 94.7
South Western Sydney 93.2 93.7
Southern NSW 95.9 95.7
Sydney 94.6 95.5
Western NSW 96.7 96.7
Western Sydney 93.2 94.2
NSW 94.5 94.9
Australia 94.5 95.0

*Interpret LHD data with caution as variations can arise where the LHD population is less than 100.

All children in NSW fully immunised at 2 years of age

Local health district March 2020 June 2020 September 2020 December 2020
Central Coast 93.3 94.5
Far West* 93.2 100.0
Hunter New England 93.8 94.5
Illawarra Shoalhaven 93.1 95.0
Mid North Coast 88.5 90.5
Murrumbidgee 93.0 94.1
Nepean Blue Mountains 92.6 92.8
Northern NSW 84.3 86.3
Northern Sydney 90.8 91.7
South Eastern Sydney 88.4 91.5
South Western Sydney 89.4 91.0
Southern NSW 92.4 94.0
Sydney 90.0 89.7
Western NSW 94.4 95.3
Western Sydney 89.7 91.5
NSW 90.8 92.1
Australia 91.0 92.4

*Interpret LHD data with caution as variations can arise where the LHD population is less than 100.

All children in NSW fully immunised at 5 years of age

Local health district March 2020 June 2020 September 2020 December 2020
Central Coast 95.4 95.5
Far West* 93.2 100.0
Hunter New England 95.4 96.5
Illawarra Shoalhaven 95.3 95.7
Mid North Coast 91.9 94.9
Murrumbidgee 94.7 96.5
Nepean Blue Mountains 94.4 96.1
Northern NSW 88.5 90.0
Northern Sydney 91.7 93.5
South Eastern Sydney 90.6 91.6
South Western Sydney 93.4 95.4

 

Southern NSW 93.8 94.9
Sydney 90.9 93.1
Western NSW 94.1 97.6
Western Sydney 92.8 95.5
NSW 93.0 94.8
Australia 92.8 95.1

*Interpret LHD data with caution as variations can arise where the LHD population is less than 100.

Aboriginal children in NSW fully immunised at 1 year of age

Local health district March 2020 June 2020 September 2020 December 2020
Central Coast* 94.3 96.0
Far West* 100.0 93.8
Hunter New England 95.2 95.3
Illawarra Shoalhaven 95.7 95.0
Mid North Coast* 95.9

99.1

Murrumbidgee 96.3 95.5
Nepean Blue Mountains* 95.5 94.6
Northern NSW* 97.9 89.4
Northern Sydney* 100.0 100.0
South Eastern Sydney* 84.0 92.2
South Western Sydney 92.6 90.1
Southern NSW* 94.9 92.2
Sydney* 83.6 90.1
Western NSW 94.6 93.3
Western Sydney* 91.6 94.6
NSW 94.6 94.1
Australia 93.5 93.9

 

*Interpret LHD data with caution as variations can arise where the LHD population is less than 100.

Aboriginal children in NSW fully immunised at 2 years of age

Local health district March 2020 June 2020 September 2020 December 2020
Central Coast* 86.4 94.0
Far West* 82.4 100.0
Hunter New England 91.8 93.2
Illawarra Shoalhaven* 88.4 92.6
Mid North Coast* 87.4 91.7
Murrumbidgee* 90.9 94.0
Nepean Blue Mountains* 97.4 87.5
Northern NSW* 87.5 89.0
Northern Sydney* 90.9 100.0
South Eastern Sydney* 92.6 96.4
South Western Sydney* 87.1 94.7
Southern NSW* 91.7 94.2
Sydney* 100.0 81.8
Western NSW 95.7 92.3
Western Sydney* 91.1 92.5
NSW 91.1 92.7
Australia 88.8 91.1

*Interpret LHD data with caution as variations can arise where the LHD population is less than 100.

Aboriginal children in NSW fully immunised at 5 years of age

Local health district March 2020 June 2020 September 2020 December 2020
Central Coast* 98.7 96.6
Far West* 100.0 100.0
Hunter New England 97.5 98.6
Illawarra Shoalhaven* 95.7 100.0
Mid North Coast* 94.3 95.6
Murrumbidgee* 98.7 97.4
Nepean Blue Mountains* 95.6 97.8
Northern NSW* 97.6 94.5
Northern Sydney* 90.0 100.0
South Eastern Sydney* 93.3 97.1
South Western Sydney* 95.3 97.0
Southern NSW* 93.1 95.8
Sydney* 100.0 100.0
Western NSW 92.3 97.5
Western Sydney* 94.3 96.1
NSW 96.0 97.5
Australia 94.6 97.3

*Interpret LHD data with caution as variations can arise where the LHD population is less than 100.

Non-Aboriginal children in NSW fully immunised at 1 year of age

Local health district March 2020 June 2020 September 2020 December 2020
Central Coast 95.5 95.8
Far West* 96.9 100.0
Hunter New England 95.6 96.7
Illawarra Shoalhaven 95.1 95.8
Mid North Coast 94.2 94.2
Murrumbidgee 96.9 96.5
Nepean Blue Mountains 95.0 95.3
Northern NSW 89.0 88.2
Northern Sydney 95.8 95.2
South Eastern Sydney 94.1 94.8
South Western Sydney 93.2 93.8
Southern NSW 95.9 96.0
Sydney 94.7 95.5
Western NSW 97.3 97.5
Western Sydney 93.3 94.4
NSW 94.5 95.0
Australia 94.6 95.1

*Interpret LHD data with caution as variations can arise where the LHD population is less than 100.

Non-Aboriginal children in NSW fully immunised at 2 years of age

Local health district March 2020 June 2020 September 2020 December 2020
Central Coast 94.0 94.5
Far West* 95.8 100.0
Hunter New England 94.1 94.8
Illawarra Shoalhaven 93.6 95.3
Mid North Coast 88.7 90.3
Murrumbidgee 93.3 94.1
Nepean Blue Mountains 92.2 93.2
Northern NSW 83.8 85.9
Northern Sydney 90.8 91.6
South Eastern Sydney 88.3 91.4
South Western Sydney 89.4 90.9
Southern NSW 92.5 94.0
Sydney 89.9 89.8
Western NSW 94.0 96.2
Western Sydney 89.7 91.5
NSW 90.7 92.1
Australia 91.1 92.5

*Interpret LHD data with caution as variations can arise where the LHD population is less than 100.

Non-Aboriginal children in NSW fully immunised at 5 years of age

Local health district March 2020 June 2020 September 2020 December 2020
Central Coast 95.1 95.3
Far West* 92.0 100.0
Hunter New England 95.1 96.2
Illawarra Shoalhaven 95.2 95.2
Mid North Coast 91.5 94.8
Murrumbidgee 94.3 96.4
Nepean Blue Mountains 94.3 96.0
Northern NSW 87.5 89.5
Northern Sydney 91.7 93.5
South Eastern Sydney 90.6 91.6
South Western Sydney 93.3 95.3
Southern NSW 93.9 94.9
Sydney 90.8 93.0
Western NSW 94.5 97.7
Western Sydney 92.8 95.5
NSW 92.8 94.6
Australia 92.7 94.9

*Interpret LHD data with caution as variations can arise where the LHD population is less than 100.

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Current as at: Wednesday 9 September 2020
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