Vaccination rates for every kindergarten in California

Feb 9, 2015

The New York Times mapped the vaccination rate for every kindergarten in California. Bubbles are sized by enrollment and colored by rate, where red represents under 60 percent and blue represents at or above the rate recommended by the CDC for herd immunity.

Glad the Times was able to get this data together. Important.


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