About the National Data

Data

Baseline: 48.0 percent of adolescents aged 13 through 15 years received recommended doses of the HPV vaccine by 2018

Target: 80.0 percent

Numerator
Number of adolescents aged 13 through 15 years receiving 2 or 3 doses of HPV vaccine as recommended.
Denominator
Number of adolescents aged 13 through 15 years.
Target-setting method

Maintain consistency with national programs, regulations, policies, or laws

Target-setting method details
N/A
Target-setting method justification
The target was selected to align with Vaccines for Children, Section 1928 of the Social Security Act, Section 317 of the Public Health Service Act, Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) Vaccine Recommendations immunization schedule for children, Immunization Program Operations Manual, the President's Cancer Panel - HPV Vaccination for Cancer Prevention Report (2012; updated 2018), and the ACIP recommendations "Use of a 2-Dose Schedule for Human Papillomavirus Vaccination -- Updated Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices" (2016).

History

Comparable HP2020 objective
Modified, which includes core objectives that are continuing from HP2020 but underwent a change in measurement.
Changes between HP2020 and HP2030
This objective differs from the related Healthy People 2020 objectives in that it is a composite of objective IID-11.4 and objective IID-11.5, which tracked HPV vaccinations among female and male adolescents, respectively.