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Figure 10.1.4: Adolescent immunization coverage

Up-to-date immunization coverage among 17-year old students according to the Immunization of School Pupils Act (ISPA), by disease, Middlesex-London and Ontario, 2016/17 school year

Figure 10.1.4: Adolescent immunization coverage
Ontario Agency for Health Protection and Promotion (Public Health Ontario). Immunization coverage report for school pupils in Ontario: 2016-17 school year [Internet]. Toronto, ON: Queens’s Printer for Ontario; 2018 [cited 2019 Feb 12] 65p. Available from:
* Up-to-date coverage assessment is for receipt of one dose of rubella-containing vaccine, while the national target is for receipt of two doses.

In the 2016/17 school year, immunization coverage among 17-year olds in Middlesex-London schools was higher than Ontario coverage for diphtheria, measles, mumps, pertussis, polio, rubella, and tetanus.

Local immunization coverage met the national target of 95% coverage for measles, mumps and rubella, but was lower than the national targets for diphtheria, pertussis, polio, and tetanus.