% of fully immunized kindergartners in County
% of Fully Immunized Kindergartners in County
The State of Kansas requires children to get vaccines against certain diseases before going to school. The percent of kindergartners that are up to date on their immunizations is a common indicator of community health. Data source: Kansas Department of Health and Environment Immunization Assessment Survey, 2014-2015
Keeping children up to date with vaccinations is one of the best ways to protect our community and schools from outbreaks that cause unnecessary illnesses and deaths.