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Table 4 Immunization status of HCW working in private practices compared to pediatric outpatient clinics covered by the health insurance fund

From: Vaccination status of resident pediatricians and the potential risk for their patients - a cross-sectional questionnaire study in pediatric practices in Vienna

Vaccine preventable disease Immunization status Government funded pediatric practices (n = 75) Private practice (n = 35)
   Percentage (%) Absolute number (n) Percentage (%) Absolute number (n)
Measles Positive 100 75 97.1 34
Negative 0 0 2.9 1
Not specified 0 0 0 0
Poliomyelitis Positive 98.7 74 97.1 34
Negative 1.3 1 2.9 1
Not specified 0 0 0 0
Pertussis Positive 94.7 71 97.1 34
Negative 2.7 2 2.9 1
Not specified 2.7 2 0 0
Influenza 2016/17 Positive 74.7 56 65.7 23
Negative 20 15 31.4 11
Not specified 5.3 4 2.9 1
Influenza 2017/18 Positive 69.3 52 65.7 23
Negative 26.7 20 31.4 11
Not specified 4 3 2.9 1
Meningococcus B Positive 32 24 31.4 11
Negative 62.7 47 68.6 24
Not specified 5.3 4 0 0
Meningococcus ACWY Positive 49.3 37 45.7 16
Negative 49.3 37 54.3 19
Not specified 1.3 1 0 0
Pneumococcus Positive 50.7 38 42.9 15
Negative 48 36 54.3 19
Not specified 1.3 1 2.9 1
Hepatitis B Positive 97.3 73 82.9 29
Negative 1.3 1 11.4 4
Not specified 1.3 1 5.7 2