Percentage of kindergarteners with vaccine exemptions in the U.S. in 2018, by state

Percentage of U.S. kindergarteners who received vaccination exemptions in the 2017-2018 school year, by state

by John Elflein, last edited Feb 14, 2019
Percentage of kindergarteners with vaccine exemptions in the U.S. in 2018, by state This statistic depicts the percentage of kindergarteners in the U.S. who were exempted from vaccinations for any reason during the 2017-2018 school year, by state. According to the data, in Alaska seven percent of kindergarteners were exempt from vaccinations during that time.
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Percentage of U.S. kindergarteners who received vaccination exemptions in the 2017-2018 school year, by state

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Percentage of kindergartens
Oregon 7.6%
Idaho 7.1%
Alaska 7%
Arizona 5.8%
Wisconsin 5.4%
Maine 5.3%
Utah 5.3%
District of Columbia5%
Washington 4.7%
Montana 4.3%
Michigan 4.2%
Vermont 3.8%
North Dakota 3.4%
Nevada 3.2%
Hawaii 3.1%
Florida 2.9%
New Hampshire 2.9%
Pennsylvania 2.8%
Georgia 2.7%
Ohio 2.6%
Connecticut 2.3%
Oklahoma 2.2%
South Dakota 2.2%
Nebraska 2.2%
New Jersey 2.2%
Iowa 2%
South Carolina 2%
North Carolina 2%
Texas (including Houston)2%
Arkansas 1.7%
New Mexico 1.7%
Kansas 1.7%
Tennessee 1.5%
Maryland 1.5%
Virginia 1.5%
Kentucky 1.4%
Delaware 1.4%
Massachusetts 1.3%
New York (including New York City)1.1%
Louisiana 1.1%
Rhode Island 1.1%
Indiana 0.9%
Alabama 0.9%
California 0.7%
New York City0.7%
West Virginia 0.2%
Mississippi 0.1%
Percentage of kindergartens
Oregon 7.6%
Idaho 7.1%
Alaska 7%
Arizona 5.8%
Wisconsin 5.4%
Maine 5.3%
Utah 5.3%
District of Columbia5%
Washington 4.7%
Montana 4.3%
Michigan 4.2%
Vermont 3.8%
North Dakota 3.4%
Nevada 3.2%
Hawaii 3.1%
Florida 2.9%
New Hampshire 2.9%
Pennsylvania 2.8%
Georgia 2.7%
Ohio 2.6%
Connecticut 2.3%
Oklahoma 2.2%
South Dakota 2.2%
Nebraska 2.2%
New Jersey 2.2%
Iowa 2%
South Carolina 2%
North Carolina 2%
Texas (including Houston)2%
Arkansas 1.7%
New Mexico 1.7%
Kansas 1.7%
Tennessee 1.5%
Maryland 1.5%
Virginia 1.5%
Kentucky 1.4%
Delaware 1.4%
Massachusetts 1.3%
New York (including New York City)1.1%
Louisiana 1.1%
Rhode Island 1.1%
Indiana 0.9%
Alabama 0.9%
California 0.7%
New York City0.7%
West Virginia 0.2%
Mississippi 0.1%
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by John Elflein, last edited Feb 14, 2019
This statistic depicts the percentage of kindergarteners in the U.S. who were exempted from vaccinations for any reason during the 2017-2018 school year, by state. According to the data, in Alaska seven percent of kindergarteners were exempt from vaccinations during that time.
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