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National, Regional, State, and Selected Local Area Vaccination Coverage Among Adolescents Aged 13–17 Years


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Check out the latest COVID-19 reports here.

Recommendations and Reports

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Prevention and Control of Seasonal Influenza with Vaccines: Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices — United States, 2020–21 Influenza Season

The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices has updated the recommendations for prevention and control of seasonal flu with vaccines for the 2020-2021 flu season.

Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance

Overview and Methods for the Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System — United States, 2019

The Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System monitors health behaviors, conditions, and experiences among high school students throughout the United States. Data can be used to identify student risk behaviors, monitor health behavior trends, guide public health interventions, and track progress toward national health objectives.


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Mass Testing for SARS-CoV-2 in 16 Prisons and Jails — Six Jurisdictions, United States, April–May 2020

COVID-19 outbreaks in correctional and detention facilities are difficult to contain because of population-dense housing and limited space for medical isolation and quarantine. Data from 16 U.S. prisons gathered during April–May 2020 showed that mass testing resulted in a 12-fold increase over the number of cases identified by earlier symptom-based testing alone.


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PDF of Recommendations and Reports (link), Supplements (link) and the Weekly Issue (link).